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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From South Africa

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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
160 votes

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

Oceanic Black-tip piercing through a bubble stream of a diver below. Taken at Aliwal shoal.
By Kris Davies
posted Wednesday, March 8, 2017
126 votes

Lots of Oceanic Blacktips taken at Aliwal Shoal, South Africa.
By Kris Davies
posted Wednesday, April 26, 2017
102 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

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

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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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Hunchback Amphipod and friend
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Hunchback Amphipod and friend
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Hunchback Amphipod and friend
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Hunchback Amphipod and friend
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A touch of Blue
The Blue Spotted Klipfish
4 Votes
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The siphon of a giant sea clam
8 Votes
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The Robust Roman
10 Votes
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The Deep Blue Sea
13 Votes
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The yellow variant of a feather duster worm
17 Votes
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Turret sponges
9 Votes
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The Sumo Crab- the armoured warrior of the reef
11 Votes
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The cold blue eyes of a sumo crab. An armoured warrior of the reef
11 Votes
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Patterns of a Sinuous Sea Fan
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13 Votes
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Playful Cape Seal
13 Votes
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Voracious Appetite
The rare walking sea-anemone has left only the skeleton of a multicolored sea fan
8 Votes
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Harmony
Mating ritual of 2 different colored gas flame nudibranchs
11 Votes
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A different world
7 Votes
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Circle of Love
Two nudibranchs in a mating ritual
10 Votes
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Basket Star Feeding
17 Votes
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It takes two to tango
Blue and Yellow gas flame nudibranchs in a mating ritual
12 Votes
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The Gatekeepers of Gullies
The sandy anemone with its typical spots and range of colors.They are equipped to strongly adhere to rocks and to withstand wave actions.
15 Votes
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Candy-striped sea anemone,False bay, South Africa
17 Votes
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Spikes
13 Votes
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South African anemone, Camps bay, Western Cape.
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16 Votes
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Yellow Gasflame Nudibranch
16 Votes
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A Closer Look
super macro of a Gasflame nudibranch
Third place Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

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Wonderful composition and colors!
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A Closer Look
An ordinary Sea Star
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