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

Amazing dolphin pod action in this years sardine run.
By Paul Cowell
posted Tuesday, August 10, 2010
76 votes

Napoleon Fish and scubagirl
By Alberto D'este
posted Friday, April 18, 2008
75 votes

Freediving with this female whaleshark in Mozambique was a stunning experience. Sea & sea MM2 ex +16mm
By Andrew Woodburn
posted Friday, February 14, 2003
70 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Indian Ocean

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Cleaning station by Peet J Van Eeden
Cleaning station
2 Votes
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date posted posted: 12:05 CST Today (8 hours ago)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Porcelain Crab guarding its home
 by Peet J Van Eeden
Porcelain Crab guarding its home
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Dolphins! A wonderful distraction to a slow day on the sardine run.
— Canon 1Dx, Canon 70-200 2.8, 1.4 extender @ 320mm, f13, 1/1000, 3200ISO
15 Votes
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Gobie on whip coral by Peet J Van Eeden
Gobie on whip coral
4 Votes
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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Cumulonimbus. by Hamid Rad
Cumulonimbus.
10 Votes
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"Fire & Ice" - close-up of a BT at sunset with the sun burning through the water. wink
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8 Votes
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"The Bass and Entourage" - A Black and White rendition.
12 Votes
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Female Sea Lion playful swimming at Jurien Bay
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5 Votes
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Green turtle
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Up Close with bartailed moray eel
6 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Bannerfishes with shoal of snappers
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Geometric moray eel - Reunion Island by Takma Lherminier
Geometric moray eel - Reunion Island
9 Votes
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Oceanic Black Tip close to the surface at last light.
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Cotton candy for everyone!!
Reunion Island by Takma Lherminier
Cotton candy for everyone!!
Reunion Island
6 Votes
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Hide and seek - Reunion Island by Takma Lherminier
Hide and seek - Reunion Island
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Octopus - Reunion Island by Takma Lherminier
Octopus - Reunion Island
8 Votes
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Clown fish in his pinnacle home
4 Votes
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Cuttlefish underneath the Busselton Jetty
12 Votes
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Double banded clown fish and its home by Peet J Van Eeden
Double banded clown fish and its home
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 31, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Atlantis by Peet J Van Eeden
Atlantis
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 30, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Manta magic! A wonderful treat as we share time with the majestic mantas of Lankan Manta Point.
— Subal housing, Canon 5Dmk2, Canon 16-35mm, f4.5, 1/200, ISO200, natural light.
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 28, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
view portfolio more shots by Terry Steeley
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The Devil
Nikon 800E , 17/35mm ,2.8
No strobo
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26 Votes
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Framed. by Peet J Van Eeden
Framed.
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 23, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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I need a dentist... 3 bugs in a moray eel's mouth - Reuni... by Takma Lherminier
I need a dentist... 3 bugs in a moray eel's mouth - Reunion Island
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18 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 21, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Reunion
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Perched jewel of the sea - Seraya Secrets by Alex Mitchell
Perched jewel of the sea - Seraya Secrets
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 19, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean Indonesia
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Eggs creative style
Nikon D80, Ikelite housing + two Ike... by Margriet Tilstra
Eggs creative style
Nikon D80, Ikelite housing + two Ikelite strobes (DS161 and DS125), Lense AF-S VR Micro-Nikkor 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED, ISO 100, Aperture f/11, Shutterspeed 1/60
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 17, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mauritius
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Another picture of a female sea lion taken in West Australia
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10 Votes
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