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

Raggy tooth shark, taken at the 'Cathedral' South Africa.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 21, 2016
147 votes

Oceanic Black-tip piercing through a bubble stream of a diver below. Taken at Aliwal shoal.
By Kris Davies
posted Wednesday, March 8, 2017
130 votes

Lots of Oceanic Blacktips taken at Aliwal Shoal, South Africa.
By Kris Davies
posted Wednesday, April 26, 2017
106 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

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

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Nikon F-100 with 60mm macro lens
By Geoff Spiby
posted Thursday, June 11, 2009
72 votes

free diver and cameraman at about 15 m's with a beauty of a tiger shark at Umkomaas South Africa. Taken with a Nikonos V and a 15 mm lens
By Fiona Ayerst
posted Monday, March 27, 2006
67 votes

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By Allen Walker
posted Tuesday, September 9, 2008
62 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From South Africa

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The beauty of  the Feather Duster Worm by Peet J Van Eeden
The beauty of the Feather Duster Worm
8 Votes
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Ocean Basket

Basket star on a palmate sea fan by Peet J Van Eeden
Ocean Basket
Basket star on a palmate sea fan
6 Votes
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In a bed of Roses. 
Basket Star in a bed of orange soft ... by Peet J Van Eeden
In a bed of Roses.
Basket Star in a bed of orange soft coral
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Reaching for Gold

Basket star's arms stretching out on... by Peet J Van Eeden
Reaching for Gold
Basket star's arms stretching out on scrolled false coral
10 Votes
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Common dolphins cruising past following a mobile baitball - Sardine Run South Africa 2019
14 Votes
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Unfolding sea-anemone revealing the less known side of it. by Peet J Van Eeden
Unfolding sea-anemone revealing the less known side of it.
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12 Votes
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Rock pool with sandy anemones by Peet J Van Eeden
Rock pool with sandy anemones
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Gas flame nudibranchs occur on both sides of the Cape P... by Peet J Van Eeden
Gas flame nudibranchs occur on both sides of the Cape Peninsula. They are highly variable in color from pale, yellow to dark blue tips. They feed on bryozoans and are the hallmark of The Cape Peninsula’s Nudibranchs.
14 Votes
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The rare and endangered tiger rock cod. What a beautiful ... by Peet J Van Eeden
The rare and endangered tiger rock cod. What a beautiful creature
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Bed of Thorns

Sea anemone with a background bed of bri... by Peet J Van Eeden
Bed of Thorns
Sea anemone with a background bed of brittle stars
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6 Votes
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In which direction do these blue banded snappers really w... by Peet J Van Eeden
In which direction do these blue banded snappers really want to swim ?
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Strangled

Brittle stars interwoven with a palmate sea fan by Peet J Van Eeden
Strangled
Brittle stars interwoven with a palmate sea fan
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A hawksbill turtle is sharing its meal with a goldbar wrasse by Peet J Van Eeden
A hawksbill turtle is sharing its meal with a goldbar wrasse
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I know the right direction by Peet J Van Eeden
I know the right direction
6 Votes
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I met this friendly guy at Sodwana Bay Marine Park by Peet J Van Eeden
I met this friendly guy at Sodwana Bay Marine Park
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Sharing a meal by Peet J Van Eeden
Sharing a meal
9 Votes
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Palmate sea fan at a newly discovered dive site in the mi... by Peet J Van Eeden
Palmate sea fan at a newly discovered dive site in the middle of False Bay, Cape Peninsula
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In Amazement
Scuba diver is amazed by the beauty of a sm... by Peet J Van Eeden
In Amazement
Scuba diver is amazed by the beauty of a small clown fish
5 Votes
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Nowords by Francesco Pacienza
Nowords
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13 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 30, 2019
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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The cleaning station

Potato Bass waiting to be cleaned... by Peet J Van Eeden
The cleaning station
Potato Bass waiting to be cleaned by cleaner wrasse
7 Votes
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Weightless in Wonderland by Peet J Van Eeden
Weightless in Wonderland
8 Votes
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Potato bass and friends by Peet J Van Eeden
Potato bass and friends
8 Votes
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Mellow Yellow is the dive site's name in Sodwana Bay. Tru... by Peet J Van Eeden
Mellow Yellow is the dive site's name in Sodwana Bay. True to its name the snappers created again a yellow spectacle
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This is one of my favorite photographs I've taken underwa... by Colby Kammerer
This is one of my favorite photographs I've taken underwater. This painted lobster caught my eye. The whole scene was just perfect. The natural frame from the fan corals just makes everything pop! (ps. check out his afro) :P
6 Votes
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Rockcod Just Watching us pass by. by Steve Winterton
Rockcod Just Watching us pass by.
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Ragged tooth Durban by Steven Doyle
Ragged tooth Durban
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 25, 2019
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: South Africa
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Subdued sunset in contrast with the rich colors of the un... by Peet J Van Eeden
Subdued sunset in contrast with the rich colors of the under water sandy anemones
6 Votes
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