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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Indian Ocean (18)

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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

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


By Tobias Friedrich
posted Wednesday, December 14, 2011
79 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

Napoleon Fish and scubagirl
By Alberto D'este
posted Friday, April 18, 2008
75 votes
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Giant Green Tubastrea Coral @ Dharavandhoo
26 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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Manta Ray named 'Blue Star' as seen through a fisheye lens
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 30, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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view portfolio more shots by Marteyne Van Well
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Parrot Fish
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 12, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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The spirit of Excalibur
4 Votes
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A curious hawksbill turtle taking a look at the dome port
3 Votes
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Moray eel by Takma Lherminier
Moray eel
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Periclimenes imperator by Jenny Strömvoll
Periclimenes imperator
10 Votes
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Lory & the Seafan
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, January 8, 2016
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"I believe I can fly"
3 Votes
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Patchwork
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 13, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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view portfolio more shots by Henrik Gram Rasmussen
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Manta ray belly pattern by Laura Dinraths
Manta ray belly pattern
5 Votes
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Friends over for supper by Bernard Groenewald
Friends over for supper
4 Votes
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Seamoth by Jenny Strömvoll
Seamoth
4 Votes
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Juvenile Silvertip shark on Surface by Jenny Strömvoll
Juvenile Silvertip shark on Surface
6 Votes
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Manta Rays Train @ Hanifaru Bay
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33 Votes
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Stonefish at the Reunion island by Edouard Chéré
Stonefish at the Reunion island
3 Votes
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Mantaflight, Hanifaru Bay
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A Manta Ray captured in all it's glory!! Great choice on B&W here which emphasizes the sun rays and textures.
36 Votes
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Pygmy seahorse on pink fan coral by Laura Dinraths
Pygmy seahorse on pink fan coral
9 Votes
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Pleurosicya boldinghi in Dendronephthya soft coral. by Jenny Strömvoll
Pleurosicya boldinghi in Dendronephthya soft coral.
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Bait fish being schooled by juvenile reef sharks
— Subal underwater housing, Canon 5D mk2, Sigma 50mm macro, f8, 1/320s, ISO100, available light
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 25, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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view portfolio more shots by Terry Steeley
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Platax by Alberto Gallucci
Platax
8 Votes
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tide pool photographer (Kangaroo island) by Mathieu Foulquié
tide pool photographer (Kangaroo island)
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Ribbon Moray Eel by Takma Lherminier
Ribbon Moray Eel
6 Votes
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Predation.
— Canon 1Dx, EF70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM +1.4x @ 280mm, f9, 1/1000, 1600ISO, Natural light
15 Votes
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Lutjanidae by Alberto Gallucci
Lutjanidae
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, December 28, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Baby Ghost Pipefish
9 Votes
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Roches Noires inlet/ East Coast Mauritius
Linley Jean-Yv... by Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux
Roches Noires inlet/ East Coast Mauritius
Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux/Canon 7D
9 Votes
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