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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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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Indian Ocean

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"Shout" - One of my personal favourites wink
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 4, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Red and Blue I see Raggies two wink
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"The Gathering"
These guys are pretty territorial and defend their areas with vigour, so pretty cool to see 4 of them together.
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Casa Mia from another perspective
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"The Order of Things" - Life in the ocean is so unknown, yet we fly to the moon, experiment on Mars, all our research is to find a human habitat in space in stead of understanding the ocean, an habitat that supports earth!!! A rather crazy notion!!!
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A portrait of a blackcheek moray with a difference!
9 Votes
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A curious juvenile hawksbill turtle
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Dusky shark bursting through bait ball during the annual Sardine Run of the Wild Coast of the Transkei, South Africa.
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An inquisitive potato bass finding her reflection in the dome port rather interesting.
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Curious dolphins come in for a closer look while the main pod continue up the coastline searching for food.
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date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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just another PS by Manfred Bail
just another PS
6 Votes
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Mack the knife - ragged tooth shark portrait
13 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Humpback breaching by Uwe Schmolke
Humpback breaching
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Welcome to my Parlour by Peet J Van Eeden
Welcome to my Parlour
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"Aquarium" Seascape
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Manta Ray named Ke Ke, a regular at the Manta Point right around the corner of Six Senses Laamu
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Delicate Britle star beauty by Peet J Van Eeden
Delicate Britle star beauty
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Potato bass, my favourite. by Mike Fraser
Potato bass, my favourite.
9 Votes
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date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Cleaning station by Peet J Van Eeden
Cleaning station
6 Votes
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date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Porcelain Crab guarding its home
 by Peet J Van Eeden
Porcelain Crab guarding its home
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 28, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Dolphins! A wonderful distraction to a slow day on the sardine run.
— Canon 1Dx, Canon 70-200 2.8, 1.4 extender @ 320mm, f13, 1/1000, 3200ISO
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 28, 2015
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Gobie on whip coral by Peet J Van Eeden
Gobie on whip coral
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 27, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Cumulonimbus. by Hamid Rad
Cumulonimbus.
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, June 22, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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"Fire & Ice" - close-up of a BT at sunset with the sun burning through the water. wink
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9 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 21, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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"The Bass and Entourage" - A Black and White rendition.
12 Votes
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Female Sea Lion playful swimming at Jurien Bay
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Green turtle
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date posted posted: Friday, June 19, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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