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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From South Africa (8)

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This shot was taken during this years annual sardine migration. I had removed my strobes due to the backscatter and forgot to add weight, i was sat on the surface whilst my friends were seeing an awesome ball below, i was lucky to nail this shot.
By Paul Cowell
posted Monday, August 9, 2010
96 votes

Female Tiger Shark,natural light, what an awesome animal!
By Roger Horrocks
posted Monday, March 6, 2006
79 votes

Amazing dolphin pod action in this years sardine run.
By Paul Cowell
posted Tuesday, August 10, 2010
76 votes

clinid
Nikon F-100 with 60mm macro lens
By Geoff Spiby
posted Thursday, June 11, 2009
72 votes

free diver and cameraman at about 15 m's with a beauty of a tiger shark at Umkomaas South Africa. Taken with a Nikonos V and a 15 mm lens
By Fiona Ayerst
posted Monday, March 27, 2006
67 votes

Free
By Allen Walker
posted Tuesday, September 9, 2008
62 votes

Black Tip shark, pictured at Aliwal shoal, whilst on a tiger shark dive
By Paul Cowell
posted Saturday, August 14, 2010
62 votes

Whooohooo!
By Allen Walker
posted Tuesday, March 22, 2011
62 votes

A Perfect Sunset
By Allen Walker
posted Wednesday, January 29, 2014
58 votes

ready for a teeth job
By Dray Van Beeck
posted Wednesday, February 18, 2009
57 votes
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Sardine in the mouth
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Dolphins in action! We love this!
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Diving Gannet
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Eyes to eyes by Parnupong Norasethkamol
Eyes to eyes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 14, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Mozambique Channel South Africa
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While we waiting for see humpback whale of 12mts, this small zooplancton of 12mms was just in front of my camera. Hard shoot with a objectif of 17mms.
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date posted posted: Monday, July 28, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Divers in the blue for safety stop.
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date posted posted: Friday, July 25, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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"Stormy Shadows"
Sometimes you capture and image that is moody, some what insane, but yet it appeals to senses in a way you cannot explain…..
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Dusky shark
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date posted posted: Monday, July 21, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Dusky shark
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 15, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Shark
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date posted posted: Monday, July 14, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Baby whale just born.
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date posted posted: Friday, July 11, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Baby whale just born.
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date posted posted: Friday, July 11, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Baby whale just born.
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date posted posted: Friday, July 11, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Baby whale just born.
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humpback whale diving on her back by Jerome Renaud Goud
humpback whale diving on her back
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 9, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: South Africa
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Dusky shark
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25 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, July 7, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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A blue shark curiously examines my camera as I free-dive ... by Byron Dilkes
A blue shark curiously examines my camera as I free-dive below.
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date posted posted: Monday, June 30, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Great white shark jumping.
31 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, June 16, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Oceanic blacktip shark in Durban. by Jenny Strömvoll
Oceanic blacktip shark in Durban.
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 30, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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"Fish are friends, not food!"
"Where's your friend, Chum?"
"I, erm, seem to have misplaced my friend..."
A blue shark chomps a sardine 20 miles off Cape Point, South Africa.
"What Dreans May Come"
On very rare occasions you will capture an image………a dream……something that will affect you as an individual! Others may not see the beauty, the creation or they may not even like the image…..but you know, you see and yo...
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30 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 27, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Oceanic Blacktip shark by Jenny Strömvoll
Oceanic Blacktip shark
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date posted posted: Monday, May 26, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Cap of good hope
21 Votes
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Purple Lady (Flabellina funeka) by Peet J Van Eeden
Purple Lady (Flabellina funeka)
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 7, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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"Energy"
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"Hey There"
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Very well taken.
34 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 6, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Sea anemone at the Aster wreck, Hout bay by Peet J Van Eeden
Sea anemone at the Aster wreck, Hout bay
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Liquid Energy #3
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 1, 2014
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