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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Fiji (7)

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30m Encounter with 'Lady Grace' the 3.5-4m tiger.  Taken at Lake Reef in Fiji.
By Sam Cahir
posted Monday, May 10, 2010
55 votes

Fish are friends!!!  This heavily pregnant female bull shark is having a final feed before heading up the river to give birth. Shot in Beqa Passage, Fiji on 18 November 09.  Nikon D90 twin Z240 strobes with Nikon 10-24 lens.
By Sam Cahir
posted Wednesday, November 18, 2009
52 votes

Feb-March in Fiji brings the hungry female bull sharks back in droves.  After giving birth up the rivers the girsl head back to the deep waters of the Beqa channel with ferocious appetites.
By Sam Cahir
posted Tuesday, March 2, 2010
52 votes

Surprise!!!! This cute little female 3.5m tiger turned up today while diving in the Beqa Passage, fiji down at 28m.
By Sam Cahir
posted Tuesday, January 11, 2011
51 votes

Eel during a cleaning session.
By Bill Lamp'l
posted Saturday, November 5, 2011
51 votes

Legend of Beqa.  This massive 3.5m pregnant female Bull shark is being hand fed by a native of Beqa island, Fiji. The gods are said to protect the islanders from being harmed by the sharks who they inturn protect.  This is a truely amazing experience
By Sam Cahir
posted Tuesday, January 5, 2010
50 votes

Bull shark enjoying the Fiji sun.  Taken with Nikon D90 with twin Z240's.  17-55mm lens.
By Sam Cahir
posted Sunday, July 19, 2009
49 votes

Siclefin Lemon Shark on Patrol!! She's obviously just eaten as there is a piece of flesh hanging out from her mouth.  Big girl at over 2m.  She certainly wasn't camera shy circling around me while i was trying to photograph some bull sharks.
By Sam Cahir
posted Monday, November 16, 2009
46 votes

Catch me if you can.  This Bull shark is three times lucky with three fishing lines hanging out of his mouth.
By Sam Cahir
posted Sunday, February 14, 2010
44 votes

Laura (the 3.5m female tiger) swings in for a morning feed in the sunny tropics of fiji
By Sam Cahir
posted Sunday, April 4, 2010
44 votes
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Krempf's Phyillidiopsis by Mark Hoevenaars
Krempf's Phyillidiopsis
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 27, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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Abstract by Mark Hoevenaars
Abstract
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 22, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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Soft coral grabs microscopic plankton from the water. by Mark Hoevenaars
Soft coral grabs microscopic plankton from the water.
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 19, 2011
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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Fire Dartfish by Mark Hoevenaars
Fire Dartfish
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 12, 2011
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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Leopard Wrasse by Mark Hoevenaars
Leopard Wrasse
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 9, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
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Manta Flyby. Nikon D90, 60mm by Mark Hoevenaars
Manta Flyby. Nikon D90, 60mm
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 8, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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Coral-Residing Hermit Crab in Coral Polyp. by Mark Hoevenaars
Coral-Residing Hermit Crab in Coral Polyp.
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, February 7, 2011
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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Blue Ribbon Eel by Mark Hoevenaars
Blue Ribbon Eel
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 6, 2011
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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Swollen Phyllidia. Sounds like an STD! Taken at Fish Fact... by Mark Hoevenaars
Swollen Phyllidia. Sounds like an STD! Taken at Fish Factory dive site on Rainbow Reef in Fiji. Nikon D90, 60mm, f10, 1/100, YS-110a strobe
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 5, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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Geometric Chromodoris. Nikon D90, 60mm, f/16, 1/100, ISO-... by Mark Hoevenaars
Geometric Chromodoris. Nikon D90, 60mm, f/16, 1/100, ISO-200, YS-110a strobe
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date posted posted: Friday, February 4, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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Nikon D90, f/11, 1/100, ISO-100, Tokina 10-17mm, YS-110a by Mark Hoevenaars
Nikon D90, f/11, 1/100, ISO-100, Tokina 10-17mm, YS-110a
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 2, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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My wife and dive buddy, Cindy, shares a special moment wi... by Mark Hoevenaars
My wife and dive buddy, Cindy, shares a special moment with a Pink Anemonefish on the Rainbow Reef in Fiji. Nikon D90 in Aquatica, Tokina 10-17mm, f/11, 1/80, ISO-200, S&S YS-110a strobe.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 1, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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"Unidentified Commensal Shrimp" according to Reef Creatur... by Mark Hoevenaars
"Unidentified Commensal Shrimp" according to Reef Creature Identification - Tropical Pacific book by Paul Humann and Ned DeLoach.
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 30, 2011
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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Gills of a Giant Clam by Mark Hoevenaars
Gills of a Giant Clam
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 29, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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Blue-spotted Stingray. Rainbow Passage - Fiji. Nikon D90 ... by Mark Hoevenaars
Blue-spotted Stingray. Rainbow Passage - Fiji. Nikon D90 in Aquatica Housing, 60mm, f7.1, 1/125, single Sea & Sea YS-110a strobe.
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, January 28, 2011
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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Glorious Flatworm. Nikon D90, Aquatica Housing, 60mm, f8,... by Mark Hoevenaars
Glorious Flatworm. Nikon D90, Aquatica Housing, 60mm, f8, 1/80, ISO-100, single Sea & Sea YS-110a strobe.
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 27, 2011
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date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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Peacock-Tail Anemone Shrimp on a Flower Anemone at "Small... by Mark Hoevenaars
Peacock-Tail Anemone Shrimp on a Flower Anemone at "Small White Wall". Nikon D90 in Aquatica Housing, 60mm, f16, 1/80, ISO-100, single YS-110a strobe.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 26, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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Pink Anemonefish. Nikon D90 in Aquatica housing, 60mm, f8... by Mark Hoevenaars
Pink Anemonefish. Nikon D90 in Aquatica housing, 60mm, f8, 1/100, ISO-200, YS-110a strobe.
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 25, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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A curious Reef Squid checks out its reflection in my lens... by Mark Hoevenaars
A curious Reef Squid checks out its reflection in my lens port. Nikon D90 in Aquatica A90 housing, single YS-110a strobe. Nikon 60mm Macro Lens @ f10, 1/125 sec, ISO-100.
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, January 24, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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A Lionfish patrols the Paradise Reef, the house reef of P... by Mark Hoevenaars
A Lionfish patrols the Paradise Reef, the house reef of Paradise Resort on the island of Tavueni, Fiji. Nikon D90 w/ Aquatica housing, 10-17mm Tokina Fisheye Lens, single Sea & Sea YS110a strobe.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 23, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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Surprise!!!! This cute little female 3.5m tiger turned up today while diving in the Beqa Passage, fiji down at 28m.
51 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 11, 2011
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Fiji
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Bullseye! - After years and years I finally got that shot the shot that has eluded me. This is the eye of a 3+m female bull shark. Taken down at 28m in the Beqa Passage, Fiji.
28 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 6, 2011
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The Roman Cross - This 3m female bull shark attempts the roman cross but only scores 6 out of 10.
30 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 6, 2011
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Dominance - The first dive of 2011 sees these two grey reef sharks fighting over the remains of an injured fish.
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, January 3, 2011
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Fiji
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Two wire coral gobies waiting for my next move
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, December 31, 2010
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific Fiji
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Heads or tails?. The last days dive of 2010 and this female bull shark chooses tails.
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Playing with macro. Beqa lagoon, Fiji by Steve Fargo
Playing with macro. Beqa lagoon, Fiji
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 30, 2010
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