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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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Manta Ray taken at Sodwana Bay, South Africa on Bikini reef. by Paul Hunter
Manta Ray taken at Sodwana Bay, South Africa on Bikini reef.
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surgeonfish in Madives
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 1, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Galapagos sharks abound at the atoll  - Bassas da India -... by Fiona Ayerst
Galapagos sharks abound at the atoll - Bassas da India - in the middle of the Moz channel 400 kms from the coasts of Madagascar and Mozambique
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divers at Landaa Giraavaru by Christian Loader
divers at Landaa Giraavaru
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 31, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Platax by Alberto D'este
Platax
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 31, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Black-spotted moray. Lima rock, Musandam, Gulf of oman, N... by Alexander Nikolaev
Black-spotted moray. Lima rock, Musandam, Gulf of oman, Northen Oman. Camera Canon-40D.
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 30, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Oman
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Common Lionfish - juvenile . Baa Atoll, Maldives.  by Christian Loader
Common Lionfish - juvenile . Baa Atoll, Maldives.
31 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 30, 2008
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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posa perfetta by Paolo Zulli
posa perfetta
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 28, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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A Blennie showing his best side. Taken with a Canon EOS 20 D with a 60 mm lens in a Sealux Housing & Subtronic Strobe.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 28, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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A close up of a feather duster worm taken at Moonie 3 in ... by Anthony Wooldridge
A close up of a feather duster worm taken at Moonie 3 in Port Elizabeth, Canon S570is ISO100 F2.6 1/60
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 28, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Photographer at work. by Nicholas Samaras
Photographer at work.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 27, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Strolling at the wreck by Ng Steven
Strolling at the wreck
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, May 26, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Point and shoot camera by Louwrens De Lange
Point and shoot camera
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, May 26, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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A Gas Flame Nudibranch taken at Moonie 3 reef in Port Eli... by Anthony Wooldridge
A Gas Flame Nudibranch taken at Moonie 3 reef in Port Elizabeth. ISO100 f2.6 1/60 on a Canon S570is

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Port Elizabeth is getting a high rating in our dive site database, no wonder with subjects like this
44 Votes
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Stonefish with sea cucumber. Dibba Rock, Gulf of Oman, Fu... by Alexander Nikolaev
Stonefish with sea cucumber. Dibba Rock, Gulf of Oman, Fujeira, UAE
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Sunset in Maldives.
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 25, 2008
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Scorpiofish, Indian Ocean, Zanzibar by Alexander Nikolaev
Scorpiofish, Indian Ocean, Zanzibar
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 24, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Tanzania
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Small shark sleeping in the cave by Alberto D'este
Small shark sleeping in the cave
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 24, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Whip coral goby. Picture taken on the second reef off Neg... by Anouk Houben
Whip coral goby. Picture taken on the second reef off Negombo, Sri Lanka.
28 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 23, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Indian Ocean Sri Lanka
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Quiet Sunday afternoon by Ng Steven
Quiet Sunday afternoon
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 23, 2008
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Lima Rock, Musandam, Northen Oman by Alexander Nikolaev
Lima Rock, Musandam, Northen Oman
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, May 23, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Oman
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Divers on Scotsman Reef in Port Elizabeth, taken with a C... by Anthony Wooldridge
Divers on Scotsman Reef in Port Elizabeth, taken with a Canon S570is, ISO200 f2.6,1/40
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 22, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Phyllidia varicosa. Picture taken on the second reef off ... by Anouk Houben
Phyllidia varicosa. Picture taken on the second reef off Negombo, Sri Lanka.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 21, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean Sri Lanka
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helmet crab at the sunset. Olimpus Miu 700. Kuredu, Maldives
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 21, 2008
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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The setting moon before the break of dawn. Canon G5 by Ng Steven
The setting moon before the break of dawn. Canon G5
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 20, 2008
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Butterfly Fish in an underwater frame!, shot with my firs... by Shane Willard
Butterfly Fish in an underwater frame!, shot with my first underwater camera, an olympus C 60.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, May 19, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Narrow Lane to the Ocean. Canon IXUS300 by Ng Steven
Narrow Lane to the Ocean. Canon IXUS300
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date posted posted: Monday, May 19, 2008
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