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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

Oceanic Blacktip, taken at Aliwal shoal. Extreme close-up, coming from the darkness!
By Kris Davies
posted Thursday, October 13, 2016
82 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

Raggy tooth shark, taken at the 'Cathedral' South Africa.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 21, 2016
74 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

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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
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From South Africa

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Cup Coral by Peet J Van Eeden
Cup Coral
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~ The Border ~
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~ Fire Works ~
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Mirror, mirror on the wall, who is the most beautiful kli... by Peet J Van Eeden
Mirror, mirror on the wall, who is the most beautiful klipfish of them all?
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~ Thunder ~
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~ Blowing Bubbles ~
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~ Lava Lamp ~
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The Blue Planet. Marine reserve, KZN, Rocktail Bay, South... by Peet J Van Eeden
The Blue Planet. Marine reserve, KZN, Rocktail Bay, South Africa
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Shades of yellow by Peet J Van Eeden
Shades of yellow
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~ Batman ~
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Compass jellyfish which had drifted into a False Bay mari... by Kerri Keet
Compass jellyfish which had drifted into a False Bay marina via the cold currents of the Atlantic Ocean
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It's so dark where we dive, I just loved how this little coral was so vibrant. sometimes it's the little things that make your day smile
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Meet the Gentle Giant- the ancient cowshark by Peet J Van Eeden
Meet the Gentle Giant- the ancient cowshark
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Unfortunately holidays have to come to an end, so its bac... by Kerri Keet
Unfortunately holidays have to come to an end, so its back to work for us! Here's an image of a crowned nudibranch who stands proud and isn't intimidated by the immenseness of his surroundings
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Beautiful gorgonian fan which is usually found at depth, ... by Kerri Keet
Beautiful gorgonian fan which is usually found at depth, but they grow just under the surface under the jetty as it is out of direct sunlight. It's neighbours are fan worms of varying colours.
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Hello!
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 10, 2017
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic South Africa
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Divers off Cape Point with a Blue Shark
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A study in Black and White.The beauty of a feather-duster... by Peet J Van Eeden
A study in Black and White.The beauty of a feather-duster worm
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 10, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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~ Beam Me Up ~
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Strawberry anemones - Hermanus - South Africa
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Another practise of the close focus wide angle with my ne... by Kerri Keet
Another practise of the close focus wide angle with my new fisheye lens, bit of a shot on the run as we were participating in a survey of the biodiversity in the yacht basin
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~ Circle of Friends ~
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~ Strawberry Splash ~
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Working on my close focus wide angle shots with my new fi... by Kerri Keet
Working on my close focus wide angle shots with my new fisheye lens. The anemone under the jetty made for a good practise shot
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~ Intimacy ~
One Box Jellyfish inside the bell of another. This is the first time this behaviour has been recorded for this species.
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~ Crystal Clear ~
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A frilly love affair. Frilled nudibranchs by Peet J Van Eeden
A frilly love affair. Frilled nudibranchs
20 Votes
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