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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Indian Ocean (2)

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Leafy Sea Dragon (Fetzendrachenfisch) , Australia - South Australia - Kangaroo Island
By Ralf Levc
posted Saturday, May 20, 2006
109 votes

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

Tortue verte
Mayotte
By Belec Antoine
posted Wednesday, September 9, 2009
92 votes

Estuarine Cod and Cleaner Wrasse. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 50D & Tokina 10-17
By Ross Gudgeon
posted Friday, June 12, 2009
90 votes

For the remoras this big manta was a nice place to take a ride to somewhere else.
By Esteban Toré
posted Wednesday, January 14, 2009
89 votes

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


By Tobias Friedrich
posted Wednesday, December 14, 2011
79 votes

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

Napoleon Fish and scubagirl
By Alberto D'este
posted Friday, April 18, 2008
75 votes

Freediving with this female whaleshark in Mozambique was a stunning experience. Sea & sea MM2 ex +16mm
By Andrew Woodburn
posted Friday, February 14, 2003
70 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Indian Ocean

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Stingray at Maaya Thila Night Dive
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Whale Shark in the night
Huvadhoo Atholl
Nikon D800E , no strbo
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Cathedral is a favourite spot for the Raggies of Aliwal Shoal to hang out, these ladies have been here way to long and I suspect they may not be leaving till the next season passes.
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Perfect framing and dramatic lighting, as well as an excellent expression on the shark! Awesome photo.
14 Votes
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date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Filefish.
14 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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One more pictures of these very playful Australian sea lions
8 Votes
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"Home"
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19 Votes
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Painted red frogfish in the wreck at the night dive.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Whale Shark with remoras
Nikon D800E, 17/35mm Nikon
Sua... by Marchione Giacomo
Whale Shark with remoras
Nikon D800E, 17/35mm Nikon
Suadiva Atholl. Maldives
10 Votes
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By night by Anthony Smith
By night
12 Votes
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Box Fish Mauritius Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux
 by Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux
Box Fish Mauritius Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux
7 Votes
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date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mauritius
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Stowaway by Anthony Smith
Stowaway
15 Votes
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Porcupinefish at the Busselton Jetty
8 Votes
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Night dive at Alimatha Maldives, a lot of huge nurse shar... by Adam Hew
Night dive at Alimatha Maldives, a lot of huge nurse sharks, marble rays.
5 Votes
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Unforgettable encounter with sea lions at the coast of Western Australia. These seal ions are very playful!
6 Votes
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Manta by Night
 by Anthony Smith
Manta by Night
9 Votes
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Mauritius,Balaclava Turtle Bay 7m
Linley Jean-Yves Bigno... by Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux
Mauritius,Balaclava Turtle Bay 7m
Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux
8 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mauritius
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Devil in the night
Maldives . Suadiva
ISO 1600,F 8, 1/60 by Marchione Giacomo
Devil in the night
Maldives . Suadiva
ISO 1600,F 8, 1/60
14 Votes
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Balaclava ,Mauritius ,Northern Mauritian coast
Linley Je... by Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux
Balaclava ,Mauritius ,Northern Mauritian coast
Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux
Canon 7D/Ikelite housing twin ds160 stobes
3 Votes
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Jebeda Shipwreck Mauritius 
by Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux ... by Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux
Jebeda Shipwreck Mauritius
by Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux
Canon 7D Ikelite housing ,natural light
depth 32 M
8 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mauritius
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Plate Coral -Mauritius/Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux
Canon 7d... by Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux
Plate Coral -Mauritius/Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux
Canon 7d Ikelite housing DS160 Strobe
4 Votes
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Dreams/Manta in the night by Cangemi Paul
Dreams/Manta in the night
5 Votes
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My favorite thila at south ari atoll.
5 Votes
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Puffer Fish Mauritius/ Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux by Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux
Puffer Fish Mauritius/ Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux
1 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mauritius
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Diver under soft coral by Joerg Blessing
Diver under soft coral
1 Votes
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Diver on deco Mauritius
Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux/Canon 7... by Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux
Diver on deco Mauritius
Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux/Canon 7d Ikelite housing twin strobe
4 Votes
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date posted location: Indian Ocean Mauritius
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Mauritius Roches Noires -East Coast 
Linley Jean-Yves Bi... by Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux
Mauritius Roches Noires -East Coast
Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux/Canon 7d Tamron Wide angle 10 -24mm
5 Votes
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Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux 
Mauritius East Coast -Roches N... by Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux
Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux
Mauritius East Coast -Roches Noires
evening sunset over the bay of Roches Noires /Canon 7D 10 24 MM Tamron lens
6 Votes
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