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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Indian Ocean (8)

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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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Golden Blennie, a beautiful little fish.
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 6, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Phantom of the ocean by Frank Nuijens
Phantom of the ocean
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 4, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Blacktip - Aliwal Shoal - South Africa by Gemma Dry
Blacktip - Aliwal Shoal - South Africa
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Fantastic capture of this Blacktip. Nice shot Gemma!
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 4, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Butterfly fish
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 3, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Thailand
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Hippocampus fuscus - Seahorse by Jenny Strömvoll
Hippocampus fuscus - Seahorse
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 3, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mozambique
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Harlequin Shrimp taken at Cathedral dive site on Aliwal S... by Gemma Dry
Harlequin Shrimp taken at Cathedral dive site on Aliwal Shoal
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 3, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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A curious green turtle taking a peak at the dome port
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, February 1, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Seahorse
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 31, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Thailand
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Endemic Scorpaena Sumptuosa under the Busselton Jetty
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Nemo house
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date posted posted: Monday, January 25, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Thailand
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Common Octopus
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 24, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Thailand
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Lobster
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 23, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Thailand
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Turtle
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 23, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Thailand
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Shrimp
Shrimp
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, January 22, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Thailand
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One good looking Stone fish
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Thailand
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Similan Island it was a relaxing dive I saw one Cuttlefish starting taken photos then the jealous male came right up to me . It was really nice to be so close
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 20, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Thailand
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Night dive pufferfish having a nap
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 20, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Thailand
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Manta Ray and SunRays
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date posted posted: Friday, January 15, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Ecsenius nalolo in a Cliona sp. sponge by Jenny Strömvoll
Ecsenius nalolo in a Cliona sp. sponge
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 14, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mozambique
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Grey reef shark at Ningaloo Reef, near Coral Bay
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 10, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Manta Rays Train @ Hanifaru Bay
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32 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 9, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Lory & the Seafan
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, January 8, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Giant Green Tubastrea Coral @ Dharavandhoo
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, January 8, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Pleurosicya boldinghi in Dendronephthya soft coral. by Jenny Strömvoll
Pleurosicya boldinghi in Dendronephthya soft coral.
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Friends over for supper by Bernard Groenewald
Friends over for supper
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date posted posted: Friday, January 1, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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tide pool photographer (Kangaroo island) by Mathieu Foulquié
tide pool photographer (Kangaroo island)
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