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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From South Africa (5)

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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

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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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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From South Africa

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Wonderfully prehistoric, the Broadnose Sevengill Shark is easily identified by the unique seven gills and its broad head and blunt snout.
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 3, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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~ Breath ~
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~ Little Green Monster ~
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 1, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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~ Heavy Metal ~
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 1, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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~ Tin Tin ~
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 25, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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Blue on blue. Sharing time in the ocean with these large pelagic fish is an absolute joy!
— Subal underwater housing, Canon 1Dx, Canon 8-15mm fisheye @ 15mm, f11, 1/125, ISO400, 2x Inon Z240 strobes.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 24, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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~ Look at That! ~
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~ Two Worlds ~
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~ The Stage is Set ~
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date posted posted: Monday, November 23, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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~ Slowly but Surely ~
We benefits of marine reserves around Cape Town can be seen. Some kids of fishing is still allowed within these parks, which is not ideal, but great to see a return in fish numbers.
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 19, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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Feeding time!  Taken with Canon 7Dmkii and Tokina 10 - 17... by Kate Jonker
Feeding time! Taken with Canon 7Dmkii and Tokina 10 - 17mm fisheye lense, in Sea & Sea Housing with compact dome port.
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 19, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Mozambique Channel South Africa
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Gasflame Nudibranch - and this is how it got its name :D by Kate Jonker
Gasflame Nudibranch - and this is how it got its name :D
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Catfish feeding at the surface in the Pilansburg game res... by Jamie Lonsdale
Catfish feeding at the surface in the Pilansburg game reserve.
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 14, 2015
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: South Africa
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Coral Nudibranchs, Pinnacle Dive Site in Gordon's Bay - C... by Kate Jonker
Coral Nudibranchs, Pinnacle Dive Site in Gordon's Bay - Cape Town South Africa. Such beautiful nudibranchs.
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~ On Edge ~
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 10, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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~ Hey Whats Up There? ~
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~ Making an Entrance ~
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 10, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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Cape Fur Seal, Duiker Island, Hout Bay - Cape Town, South... by Kate Jonker
Cape Fur Seal, Duiker Island, Hout Bay - Cape Town, South Africa. Clowns of the sea! Canon 7dMkii, Tokina 10 - 17mm fisheye, Sea & Sea Compact Dome, ambient light.
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This is a gasflame nudibranch which I photographed in Gor... by Kate Jonker
This is a gasflame nudibranch which I photographed in Gordon's Bay South Africa. They are so colourful and really do look like a gas flame hob :D
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~ Look at Me ~
Recently started a portfolio, Eyes, while competing in a shoot-out and decided to expand this portfolio with creatures from my home waters.
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~ Beautiful Blue ~
The incredibly beautiful blue eyes of the Big Eye Puffer fish.
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~ Midnight ~
A Blue Shark pulls over a protective membrane over its eye as it comes in close...making for one very sleepy looking shark smile
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Figure Beauty by Gang Song
Figure Beauty
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 4, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: South Africa
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Predation.
— Canon 1Dx, EF70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM +1.4x @ 280mm, f9, 1/1000, 1600ISO, Natural light
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date posted posted: Monday, November 2, 2015
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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~ A Close Group of Friends ~
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~ When Things go Pear Shape ~
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The spirit of Excalibur
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 25, 2015
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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