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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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Manta ray at cleaning station by Joerg Blessing
Manta ray at cleaning station
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 27, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Schooling Bluestripe Snapper by Taco Cheung
Schooling Bluestripe Snapper
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 26, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Manta female leads a mating train by Joerg Blessing
Manta female leads a mating train
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 26, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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2 pipefish meeting at the Laamu Housereef. Shot with 60mm... by Joerg Blessing
2 pipefish meeting at the Laamu Housereef. Shot with 60mm Olympus micro4/3 and +5 diopter
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 25, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Diver preparing an inflatable beacon during stormy (low v... by Zaid Al Sager
Diver preparing an inflatable beacon during stormy (low visibility) weather to be located by surrounding boats
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 25, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Patiriella calcar by Mathieu Foulquié
Patiriella calcar
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 23, 2014
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Naxia aurita (Kangaroo island, south Australia) by Mathieu Foulquié
Naxia aurita (Kangaroo island, south Australia)
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 22, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Schooling Bluestripe Snapper by Taco Cheung
Schooling Bluestripe Snapper
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Vivonne bay jetty (Kangaroo island, south Australia) by Mathieu Foulquié
Vivonne bay jetty (Kangaroo island, south Australia)
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date posted posted: Friday, November 21, 2014
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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everyone loves a redhead by Adrian Slack
everyone loves a redhead
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 20, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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wreck near St Leu
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 18, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Indian Ocean Reunion
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Leafy by Mathieu Foulquié
Leafy
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 16, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Pot bellied seahorse
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 16, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Its surprising what can be found in Singapore waters ..
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 16, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Singapore
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Schooling Bluestripe Snapper @ Boduhithi Thila by Taco Cheung
Schooling Bluestripe Snapper @ Boduhithi Thila
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 16, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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leafy sea dragon (Kingscote, KI, SA) by Mathieu Foulquié
leafy sea dragon (Kingscote, KI, SA)
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37 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 15, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Phycodurus eques by Mathieu Foulquié
Phycodurus eques
Bronze Medal Bronze Medal 2014

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38 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 14, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Phycodurus eques (Kangaroo island) by Mathieu Foulquié
Phycodurus eques (Kangaroo island)
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 14, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Frog fish
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date posted posted: Friday, November 14, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mozambique
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Rhinophore
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17 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 12, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Indian Ocean Sri Lanka
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Reflection. Taken at night from a snorkelling position at the back of my live aboard boat. We had a light to attract plankton which then would attract Manta Rays. Manta Rays turned up but not long enough to dive but I got in the water with one
9 Votes
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MANTA IN BLACK by Taco Cheung
MANTA IN BLACK
12 Votes
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Clown fish by Niky Šímová
Clown fish
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 7, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Can we eat them?
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 3, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mozambique
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Trinchesia Sibogea
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 3, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mozambique
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B&W school
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 1, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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"Cutting Edge"
It took a while to get this image and now that I have it, it has become one of my favourites, not just because it looks cool, but the amount of effort that went into capturing it. Everything has to come together when shooting por...
Runner Up - worthy of note but not a medal winner - an equal 4th place if you like! Runner Up 2014

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