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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

clinid
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

2003 Entries Found: Page 1  of  75
~ Y ~
Note the Y split at the top of one of the cerata o... by Geo Cloete
~ Y ~
Note the Y split at the top of one of the cerata of this nudibranch.
Over the years I have spotted three different nudibranch, different species as well, which had similar splits on their rhinophores.
6 Votes
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~ Royalty ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Royalty ~
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Humpback waving good bye by Uwe Schmolke
Humpback waving good bye
7 Votes
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Watchful Eye!
Common Octopus
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"Controlled Chaos" - Taken on the annual Sardine Run, Transkei Wild Coast, South Africa
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~ Reflection ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Reflection ~
8 Votes
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~ Ghost Bear Hug ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Ghost Bear Hug ~
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~ Uber Cuteness ~
This was the cutest thing I have seen ... by Geo Cloete
~ Uber Cuteness ~
This was the cutest thing I have seen in person for a while. It was a bady octopus in a white mussel shell. Every now and again it would open the shell with its tiny arms and peak out.
4 Votes
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Hotlips!
Hotlips spider crab, Roman Rock, Simon's Town - South Africa
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~ Feeling a Little Blue ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Feeling a Little Blue ~
shortlistedShortlisted!
9 Votes
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~ What a Beautiful World ~ by Geo Cloete
~ What a Beautiful World ~
7 Votes
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~ Jacuzzi Time ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Jacuzzi Time ~
shortlistedShortlisted!
13 Votes
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~ Desert Rose ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Desert Rose ~
8 Votes
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~ Soft Embrace ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Soft Embrace ~
2 Votes
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Anemone
9 Votes
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Reef of Aliwal Shoal with sunlight in the background by Kerri Keet
Reef of Aliwal Shoal with sunlight in the background
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Diver admiring the view over Aliwal Shoal by Kerri Keet
Diver admiring the view over Aliwal Shoal
5 Votes
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Little Flame
This is a little gasflame nudibranch, photographed at Photographer's Reef in Simon's Town
shortlistedShortlisted!
6 Votes
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Ragged Tooth shark in Cathedral by Kerri Keet
Ragged Tooth shark in Cathedral
4 Votes
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Frilly Nudibranch
Steenbras Deep - Gordon's Bay, South Africa
shortlistedShortlisted!
7 Votes
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Cape Dorid
Drop Zone, South Africa
5 Votes
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Holding Hands
Dwarf Anemone, Gordon's Bay - South Africa
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14 Votes
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Klipfish, Steenbras Deep, Gordon's Bay, South Africa
11 Votes
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~ A Little Warmth ~ by Geo Cloete
~ A Little Warmth ~
10 Votes
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Submerging - the boundary between the surface and the deep by Kerri Keet
Submerging - the boundary between the surface and the deep
6 Votes
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~ Connecting the Dots ~
The Knysna Seahorse, the most th... by Geo Cloete
~ Connecting the Dots ~
The Knysna Seahorse, the most threaten seahorse in the world. Protecting it from extinction is in my option as important as any other creature. Each creatures has a crucial roll they fulfill & deserve our respect & protect...
5 Votes
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~ Desert Rose ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Desert Rose ~
7 Votes
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