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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Atlantic (African coastal)

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Pilot whales (mother and son).This shot is one of a serie in which the whale calf is suckling by her mother.
By Miguel Cortés
posted Saturday, September 20, 2008
74 votes

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Nikon F-100 with 60mm macro lens
By Geoff Spiby
posted Thursday, June 11, 2009
72 votes

Nose to nose.
By Miguel Cortés
posted Wednesday, October 1, 2008
58 votes

Fangtooth moray eel in a night dive
By Jorge Sorial
posted Saturday, June 11, 2011
51 votes

Mako shark
By Charles Wright
posted Monday, March 29, 2010
50 votes

Glaucus Atlanticus
By Eduardo Acevedo
posted Monday, March 17, 2014
49 votes

Mako shark
By Charles Wright
posted Tuesday, April 6, 2010
48 votes

Close up and personal with Waleshark. Shot was taken with a Canon EOS 400D without flash
By Gabriela Meier
posted Tuesday, November 1, 2011
45 votes

Red-lipped blenny.
By Miguel Cortés
posted Thursday, February 21, 2008
44 votes

Touching the dome. Very curious green turtle in El Puertito, Tenerife. Olympus E330, 8mm fisheye, single Ikelite DS125 strobe.
By Christian Nielsen
posted Saturday, February 12, 2011
44 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Atlantic (African coastal)

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Flaming Glory - Gasflame Nudibranch - Walker Bay Hermanus by Gemma Dry
Flaming Glory - Gasflame Nudibranch - Walker Bay Hermanus
3 Votes
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Life in the inter tidal zone by Peet J Van Eeden
Life in the inter tidal zone
5 Votes
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The lonely star fish by Peet J Van Eeden
The lonely star fish
3 Votes
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Wonderfully curious, the Atlantic blue shark moves in for a closer look.
— Subal underwater housing, Canon 1Dx, Canon 8-15mm fisheye @ 15mm, f13, 1/125, ISO200, 2x Inon Z240 strobes.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Blue shark circles in the blue of the Atlantic ocean.

Subal underwater housing, Canon 1Dx, Canon 8-15mm @ 15mm, f11, 1/200. ISO200, 2x Inon Z240 strobes
10 Votes
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Cape fur Seal, Hout Bay, South Africa by Cangemi Paul
Cape fur Seal, Hout Bay, South Africa
5 Votes
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Taking on the Jelly by Emma Davis
Taking on the Jelly
4 Votes
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~ Anchored in Time ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Anchored in Time ~
9 Votes
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~ Time Warp ~
Seven-gill Sharks are considered the oldes... by Geo Cloete
~ Time Warp ~
Seven-gill Sharks are considered the oldest living shark specie around. This makes a dive with them in the kelp forest so much more special as it feels like you have been transported to another place and time!
Spin created at capture.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, March 6, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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~ Helping Hand ~
Diver descending on the wreck of the Bo... by Geo Cloete
~ Helping Hand ~
Diver descending on the wreck of the Boss 400. The ship wrecked at Duiker point, close to Sandy Bay, after the tow rope snapped. Part of the ship still protrude above the waterline and that is what is visible in the background.
9 Votes
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Juvenile Octopus in Hermanus South Africa by Leon Van Zijl
Juvenile Octopus in Hermanus South Africa
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, February 9, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Cape of Storms by Peet J Van Eeden
Cape of Storms
7 Votes
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Meridien by Andrea Pirondini
Meridien
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 7, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) Spain
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Diver's view of a lighthouse by Peet J Van Eeden
Diver's view of a lighthouse
7 Votes
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Candy stripes by Peet J Van Eeden
Candy stripes
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 30, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Shades of pink in a noble cold water coral by Peet J Van Eeden
Shades of pink in a noble cold water coral
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, December 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Scorpionfish rests on the edge of a reef ledge as it's pr... by Brian Heagney
Scorpionfish rests on the edge of a reef ledge as it's prey swim above unaware.
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 28, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) Cape Verde
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Bryde Whale
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Beautiful , can't get enough of these.
12 Votes
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Caretta Carreta turtle in open ocean.
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 16, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) Spain
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Seagull
34 Votes
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The Cave of Vulcan Rock by Peet J Van Eeden
The Cave of Vulcan Rock
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 27, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Stairway to heaven by Peet J Van Eeden
Stairway to heaven
11 Votes
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Unexpected model. Photographing blue sharks off south africa
9 Votes
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Dangerous Playmate by Peet J Van Eeden
Dangerous Playmate
9 Votes
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Diver with schooling roncadores, Alcala, Tenerife
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16 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 29, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) Spain
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Blue shark and diver off Cape Point, South Africa. by Phil Wills
Blue shark and diver off Cape Point, South Africa.
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 10, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Blue shark taken off Cape point, South Africa, May 2014 i... by Phil Wills
Blue shark taken off Cape point, South Africa, May 2014 in freeezing cold water.
9 Votes
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