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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


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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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Playful Cape Fur Seal by Kerri Keet
Playful Cape Fur Seal
2 Votes
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he engine block of the Clan Stuart is above the water lin... by Kerri Keet
he engine block of the Clan Stuart is above the water line at most times (except spring high tide), which provides a perfect resting point for a few species of seabird. We snuck up on them to take some shots but they were more curious than timid.
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Maldives has always been on my bucket list of diving dest... by Kerri Keet
Maldives has always been on my bucket list of diving destinations and I was fortunate enough to be able to go there last year. On a night dive, this couple of anemonefish was settling down for the night.
8 Votes
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Macro shot of a fan worm, a unique kind of worm that live... by Kerri Keet
Macro shot of a fan worm, a unique kind of worm that lives within a tube and extends their feathery tentacles to filter feed. They are quite skittish and withdraw their tentacles when they sense your presence.
1 Votes
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"Silver & Gold"
Beauty & Youth surround the reefs this time of the year in Sodwana. A spectacle that should not be missed.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: (6 days ago)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Chromodoris magnifica nudibranch by Kerri Keet
Chromodoris magnifica nudibranch
3 Votes
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Coral rockcod behind a curtain of glass fish by Kerri Keet
Coral rockcod behind a curtain of glass fish
1 Votes
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My first seahorse ever, such a special sighting! There we... by Kerri Keet
My first seahorse ever, such a special sighting! There were a couple of them scattered around the reef, they seemed to enjoy the cooler temperatures at the bottom.
8 Votes
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A large Hairy Yellow Hermit crab peers at me from under h... by Kerri Keet
A large Hairy Yellow Hermit crab peers at me from under his massive shell.
9 Votes
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Pointe aux Piments,Mauritius 20m Scorpionfish
Jean-Yves ... by Jean-Yves Bignoux
Pointe aux Piments,Mauritius 20m Scorpionfish
Jean-Yves Bignoux
2 Votes
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date posted posted: (This month)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mauritius
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Scorpion fish on the Stella Maru shipwreck,Mauritius 
Ca... by Jean-Yves Bignoux
Scorpion fish on the Stella Maru shipwreck,Mauritius
Canon EOS 7D,Ikelite underwater housing ,24 metres
0 Votes
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"Gin & Tonic"
Thought I would pop this one on quickly, that based on the preferred poison for this afternoon wink
19 Votes
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Close up shot of a pipefish with my new inon macro lenses... by Kerri Keet
Close up shot of a pipefish with my new inon macro lenses. Not an easy shot to get as they move around quite a bit.
3 Votes
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Trumpetfish posing for the camera on 2 mile reef, Sodwana by Kerri Keet
Trumpetfish posing for the camera on 2 mile reef, Sodwana
5 Votes
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Moray Eel/Muraenidae Mauritius Trou Aux Biches
Jean-Yves... by Jean-Yves Bignoux
Moray Eel/Muraenidae Mauritius Trou Aux Biches
Jean-Yves Bignoux,Canon 7D Ikelite housing,DS160 Strobe flash,Tamron 60mm macro SP2
4 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mauritius
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Yawning paperfish on Stringer Reef, Sodwana Bay, South Af... by Kerri Keet
Yawning paperfish on Stringer Reef, Sodwana Bay, South Africa. This shot won me 3rd place in the Intermediate Category of the Durban Undersea Club Shootout.
4 Votes
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clownfish
7 Votes
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Don't be shy by Svetoslav Dimitrov
Don't be shy
3 Votes
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date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Seychelles
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The MV Produce and her guardians.....
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4 Votes
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Moray eel Pointe Aux Canoniers,Mauritius by Jean-Yves Bignoux
Moray eel Pointe Aux Canoniers,Mauritius
8 Votes
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Black Tip Reef Shark, Taken off Aliwal Shoal, Umkamaas, D... by Kenneth Hicks
Black Tip Reef Shark, Taken off Aliwal Shoal, Umkamaas, Durban at Sunset.
5 Votes
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"A Moment in Time"
An early birthday gift from the ocean yesterday, feeling blessed to have spent 2 days join the ocean witnessing some amazing natural events and behaviours.
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10 Votes
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date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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"Bucket List 7"
Finally and thanks to my awesome waterman Emil!
"SSSS" - Sea, Sand, Sun, Shark!!!
6 Votes
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date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Grouper Fish.Mahebourg south coast Mauritius-Republic of ... by Jean-Yves Bignoux
Grouper Fish.Mahebourg south coast Mauritius-Republic of Mauritius.Jean-Yves Bignoux Canon 7D/Ikelite housing
5 Votes
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A couple by Svetoslav Dimitrov
A couple
8 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean Seychelles
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Canthi Gaster/Blacksaddle Toby,Mauritius,22 m by Jean-Yves Bignoux
Canthi Gaster/Blacksaddle Toby,Mauritius,22 m
1 Votes
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Reef formation,one of many of course in Turtle Bay-Maurit... by Jean-Yves Bignoux
Reef formation,one of many of course in Turtle Bay-Mauritius,10metres
8 Votes
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