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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Indian Ocean (9)

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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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Crystal Rock dive site in Komodo National Park.Flores Sea... by Mark Mahler
Crystal Rock dive site in Komodo National Park.Flores Sea, Napoleon Wrasse at feeding time...
votes: 9
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 31, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Indonesia
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manta on surface by night
votes: 6
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 31, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Lying in wait at night.
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votes: 33
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 29, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Wow, do you see those game fish overhead? Sharing some time with a huge potato cod.
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votes: 24
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 28, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Busy cleaners.
votes: 28
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 28, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Reefscape
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 27, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Egypt
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A scorpionfish.
votes: 16
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date posted posted: Monday, August 26, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Australian Sea Lion, Jurien Bay Western Australia. Had an... by Rebecca Brooks
Australian Sea Lion, Jurien Bay Western Australia. Had an amazing time with them and they were fascinated with my camera! The water is beautiful, crystal clear and turquoise. A magical place.
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votes: 12
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Porcupine Ray ready to take off
votes: 8
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 24, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Lionfish close-up
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 24, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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black and white ray
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 24, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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The last sperm whale of the expedition waving goodbye by Shane Gross
The last sperm whale of the expedition waving goodbye
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Simple yet powerful shot and the type one would like to enlarge and hang on the wall.
votes: 25
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After many dives in Balaclava on the north eastern coast of Mauritius for a week ,capturing fleets of fish were the only good photos i got has taken on this dive in the afternoon.
Canon 7D-Mauritius island
votes: 8
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 20, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mauritius
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Diver at Coin De Mire -Gunners Point -Mauritius .7 metres
Canon 7D
votes: 6
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 20, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mauritius
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Under the pier
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votes: 27
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Centre hull of Hasan Mian -Mauritus island -Indian Ocean
Canon 7D
votes: 12
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 18, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mauritius
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Mian Shipwreck .Balaclava
Canon 7D
votes: 11
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 18, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mauritius
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That guy again. GoPro 3 / flip filter by Hamid Rad
That guy again. GoPro 3 / flip filter
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Very nice angle to shoot this whale shark.
votes: 13
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 17, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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We have all had this ,especially with a surging current on a afternoon dive .Mauritius island -Grand Bay
Canon 7D-Ikelite housing ,1 quarter flash single stobe on
votes: 12
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date posted posted: Friday, August 16, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mauritius
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Canon 7D-Rempart Serpent .Natural light sinks into the vast Indian Ocean on decent to max 56 metres.Mauritius
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 15, 2013
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date posted location: Indian Ocean Mauritius
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After a 15 minute stop on Nitrox deco.This max 65 metre dive was full of spare time as well know .There just something about those stops that make it all worthwile ..silence.
Canon 7D-Tuna Wall ,Mauritius
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 15, 2013
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Close up of a starry moray.
votes: 11
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 15, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Intertidal beauty- sea star in the intertidal zone by Peet J Van Eeden
Intertidal beauty- sea star in the intertidal zone
votes: 6
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 14, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Tanzania
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beauty of diving by Rob Shepard
beauty of diving
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 14, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Say aaah!
votes: 19
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 13, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Egypt
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A day at sea. GoPro Hero 3 / flip filter. by Hamid Rad
A day at sea. GoPro Hero 3 / flip filter.
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votes: 24
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 13, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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curious bass by Rob Shepard
curious bass
votes: 17
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