loading Photo Contest loading ...
please wait - lots of graphics on this page!
Underwater Photo Contest Entries From South Africa (5)

Underwater photo contest

Peoples' Vote


Oceanic Blacktip, taken at Aliwal shoal. Extreme close-up, coming from the darkness!
By Kris Davies
posted Thursday, October 13, 2016
155 votes

Raggy tooth shark, taken at the 'Cathedral' South Africa.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 21, 2016
140 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
121 votes

Lots of Oceanic Blacktips taken at Aliwal Shoal, South Africa.
By Kris Davies
posted Wednesday, April 26, 2017
97 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

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

Whooohooo!
By Allen Walker
posted Tuesday, March 22, 2011
62 votes
About Peoples' vote About Peoples' vote
Forums
forum latest Anyone Know What This Is Worth?
By Rightstuffer
01:39 CST Today (2 hours ago)
forum latest Technique
By Pierre Mineau
(2 days ago)
forum latest Your photo
By Leena Roy
Thursday, April 19, 2018
forum latest ...
By Viktor
Thursday, April 19, 2018
forum latest Striped Coral Hermit Crab
By Marylin B
Thursday, April 19, 2018
Photo Dive Sites
dive sites latestMacabuca, Grand Cayman
Cayman islands, Caribbean Sea
dive sites latestSamal
Philippines
dive sites latestHaugesund Harbor
Norway, North Sea
dive sites latestCienaga
Venezuela, Gulf of Venezuela
dive sites latestSatayh reef
Egypt, Red Sea
dive sites latestPeacock Springs, Florida
United States
dive sites latestDoba wreck
Qatar, Gulf Of Oman
dive sites latestOff Puerto Lopez is the National Park Machalilla!
Ecuador, Pacific
dive sites latestOslo Harbor
Norway, Atlantic (European coastal)
dive sites latestDavao City
Philippines

Search the Contest

Entries by Category
Entries by Sea
Entries by Country
or enter search text

forum forum Stats Portfolios Annual Medal Winners slide show Annual Medal Winners spam voting policy photo contest RSS feed rules

Weekly Hotshot

Week 47 winner

weekly hotshot click to zoom

by Tracey Jennings

Whaleshark

Monthly Winners

March Winner

monthly hotshot click to zoom

by Lilian Koh


Last Month's HotShots...


Hotshot stats...
Kate Jonker (Second place)
Iyad Suleyman (Third place)
Upload a Photo
Our UW photo contest is the longest running and most prestigious online. If you want to make a name for yourself this is THE place to do it.
Just look at some of the internationally acclaimed photographers who have launched their u/w photo careers here over the years.

Underwater Photo Contest Entries From South Africa

2506 Entries Found: Page 5  of  93
Romance.
11 Votes
VOTE!
Return at sunset.
shortlistedShortlisted!
20 Votes
VOTE!
~ Psychedelic ~
shortlistedShortlisted!
11 Votes
VOTE!
~ Joyful ~
shortlistedShortlisted!
9 Votes
VOTE!
Sun-burst soft coral (m. capensis) is  the the only speci... by Peet J Van Eeden
Sun-burst soft coral (m. capensis) is the the only species of this genus and occurs in South African waters
13 Votes
VOTE!
7 gill in the kelp
shortlistedShortlisted!
15 Votes
VOTE!
In the kelp
8 Votes
VOTE!
selfie
shortlistedShortlisted!
10 Votes
VOTE!
Rising Sun. The beauty of the Plum Anemone (Actinia mande... by Peet J Van Eeden
Rising Sun. The beauty of the Plum Anemone (Actinia mandelae) Occurs on both sides of the Cape Peninsula
16 Votes
VOTE!
Penguin/Camp Town, South Africa,Canon 5D MarkIII, 100-400mm lens,F6.3,1/1000,ISO400
shortlistedShortlisted!
7 Votes
VOTE!
best buddy ever
11 Votes
VOTE!
~ Living Dangerously ~
6 Votes
VOTE!
~ Minning ~
7 Votes
VOTE!
~ Gate Keeper ~
6 Votes
VOTE!
Silvertip Nudibranch shot with RRM and blue torch.
shortlistedShortlisted!
14 Votes
VOTE!
Compass jelly fish acts as a thermometer and is an indica... by Peet J Van Eeden
Compass jelly fish acts as a thermometer and is an indicator how healthy the ocean is(Chrysaora hysoscella)
10 Votes
VOTE!
~ Dream World ~
shortlistedShortlisted!
7 Votes
VOTE!
hermanus
5 Votes
VOTE!
After a frustrating day on the water, we can back to the harbour. Most of my fellow divers were too cold and stayed in the boat, but myself, my buddy and the DM jumped in, and this is what we found.
Runner Up - worthy of note but not a medal winner - an equal 4th place if you like! Runner Up 2017

Final RoundThrough to 2017 awards final round judging
19 Votes
VOTE!
Hermanus Bay. When all your dive group doesn't want to jump in because they are too cold .. and you take the plunge and enjoy this
10 Votes
VOTE!
Red Fanworm with one its 2 colorful spirals (Protula bisp... by Peet J Van Eeden
Red Fanworm with one its 2 colorful spirals (Protula bispiralis)
21 Votes
VOTE!
feeding........
humpback feeding on krill in the current by Claudia Weber-Gebert
feeding........
humpback feeding on krill in the current
shortlistedShortlisted!
17 Votes
VOTE!
Building blocks of the ocean- False Honeycomb coral (Favi... by Peet J Van Eeden
Building blocks of the ocean- False Honeycomb coral (Favia spp)
15 Votes
VOTE!
curious...
cape fur seal - Southafrica by Claudia Weber-Gebert
curious...
cape fur seal - Southafrica
19 Votes
VOTE!
~ Lets Go ~
10 Votes
VOTE!
~ Forest Porthole ~
5 Votes
VOTE!
coming back - penguin at Boulders Beach in SA by Claudia Weber-Gebert
coming back - penguin at Boulders Beach in SA
12 Votes
VOTE!
2506 Entries Found: Page 5  of  93