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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Indian Ocean (161)

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Oceanic Blacktip, taken at Aliwal shoal. Extreme close-up, coming from the darkness!
By Kris Davies
posted Thursday, October 13, 2016
113 votes

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

Raggy tooth shark, taken at the 'Cathedral' South Africa.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 21, 2016
105 votes

Goliath Grouper, snapped moments before he tried to eat my strobe. Taken in Mozambique, Pacific Ocean.
By Kris Davies
posted Wednesday, January 25, 2017
101 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
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Basket Star on some noble coral, taken at Avalanche Reef ... by Anthony Wooldridge
Basket Star on some noble coral, taken at Avalanche Reef in Port Elizabeth. Canon S570is
12 Votes
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Attack!!  The sequel to a shot a posted a week ago.  Havi... by Ross Gudgeon
Attack!! The sequel to a shot a posted a week ago. Having found a parasite in the Blue Angelfish's gills, the cleaner wrasse is going in for the kill. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 40D & Canon 60 macro.
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 27, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Red Starfish Shot with conan g9 using standard casing and... by Brendon Baines
Red Starfish Shot with conan g9 using standard casing and flash.
Bandos island house reef Maldives
14 Votes
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squid with nice motion and color by Rashid Al-Ahmedi
squid with nice motion and color
8 Votes
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Hypselodoris bullockii portrait. Ningaloo Reef, Western A... by Ross Gudgeon
Hypselodoris bullockii portrait. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 20D, Tamron 90 macro & Woody's dioptre.
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30 Votes
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Trawler on Hembadhu reef by Tony Greenfield
Trawler on Hembadhu reef
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 25, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Get closer by Victor Tabernero
Get closer
29 Votes
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Time to take a breath!
22 Votes
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Sharks, what a nice animals!! by Victor Tabernero
Sharks, what a nice animals!!
28 Votes
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Accent through thousands of juvenile fish on the Nebo, Aliwal Shoal, Umkomaas
13 Votes
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Woohoo!!  Look at all my babies.  Porcelain Crab with egg... by Ross Gudgeon
Woohoo!! Look at all my babies. Porcelain Crab with eggs. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 40D, Canon 100 macro & Kenko 1.4X teleconverter
24 Votes
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scopianfish shot closeup using canon g9 on wreck of Fujei... by Brendon Baines
scopianfish shot closeup using canon g9 on wreck of Fujeirah UAE
13 Votes
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A young albino basket star on a red sea fan by Anthony Wooldridge
A young albino basket star on a red sea fan
17 Votes
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Red and White
15 Votes
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Black Tip Shark in Aliwal Shoal by Victor Tabernero
Black Tip Shark in Aliwal Shoal
38 Votes
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A Blue Tang... :O) ....
14 Votes
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Cleaner wrasse looking for somethng to eat in the gills o... by Ross Gudgeon
Cleaner wrasse looking for somethng to eat in the gills of an angelfish. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 40D & Canon 60 macro
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 20, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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porcelian crab in anenome shot with canon g9 standard cas... by Brendon Baines
porcelian crab in anenome shot with canon g9 standard casing and camera flash Banana Reef Maldive
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 20, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Diver behind a "curtain" of Glass Fish .... :O) ....
16 Votes
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We were having fun at the Siam Mall Aquarium in Bangkok. ... by Larry Medenilla
We were having fun at the Siam Mall Aquarium in Bangkok. G9 Canon
14 Votes
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Sunset in Maldives.. Tools: Canon S1 IS by James Ong
Sunset in Maldives.. Tools: Canon S1 IS
9 Votes
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taken with a lot of patienc by Brendon Baines
taken with a lot of patienc
15 Votes
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CHARGE!!!! Napoleon Wrasse in coming!!! Tools: Canon S1 I... by James Ong
CHARGE!!!! Napoleon Wrasse in coming!!! Tools: Canon S1 IS, Inon D2000
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, October 17, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Taken in Sodwana Bay, Sony W17 with external strobe
26 Votes
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Fan Worm. Musandam. Canon 40D, sigma 50mm macro. by Alexander Nikolaev
Fan Worm. Musandam. Canon 40D, sigma 50mm macro.
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 16, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Oman
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Silver Sands
12 Votes
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Bull Shark,off Ponto pinnacles. by Justin Barker
Bull Shark,off Ponto pinnacles.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 15, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mozambique
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