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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From South Africa (12)

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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

clinid
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

Free
By Allen Walker
posted Tuesday, September 9, 2008
62 votes

Black Tip shark, pictured at Aliwal shoal, whilst on a tiger shark dive
By Paul Cowell
posted Saturday, August 14, 2010
62 votes

Whooohooo!
By Allen Walker
posted Tuesday, March 22, 2011
62 votes

A Perfect Sunset
By Allen Walker
posted Wednesday, January 29, 2014
58 votes

ready for a teeth job
By Dray Van Beeck
posted Wednesday, February 18, 2009
57 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From South Africa

2001 Entries Found: Page 12  of  75
~ Slowly but Surely ~
We benefits of marine reserves around Cape Town can be seen. Some kids of fishing is still allowed within these parks, which is not ideal, but great to see a return in fish numbers.
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 19, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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Cape Fur Seal, Duiker Island, Hout Bay - Cape Town, South... by Kate Jonker
Cape Fur Seal, Duiker Island, Hout Bay - Cape Town, South Africa. Clowns of the sea! Canon 7dMkii, Tokina 10 - 17mm fisheye, Sea & Sea Compact Dome, ambient light.
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~ When Things go Pear Shape ~
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16 Votes
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Feeding time!  Taken with Canon 7Dmkii and Tokina 10 - 17... by Kate Jonker
Feeding time! Taken with Canon 7Dmkii and Tokina 10 - 17mm fisheye lense, in Sea & Sea Housing with compact dome port.
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 19, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Mozambique Channel South Africa
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This is a gasflame nudibranch which I photographed in Gor... by Kate Jonker
This is a gasflame nudibranch which I photographed in Gordon's Bay South Africa. They are so colourful and really do look like a gas flame hob :D
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The spirit of Excalibur
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 25, 2015
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Gasflame Nudibranch - and this is how it got its name :D by Kate Jonker
Gasflame Nudibranch - and this is how it got its name :D
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~ Look at Me ~
Recently started a portfolio, Eyes, while competing in a shoot-out and decided to expand this portfolio with creatures from my home waters.
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I left my heart in the waves...
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~ The Stage is Set ~
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date posted posted: Monday, November 23, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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~ Making an Entrance ~
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 10, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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~ A Close Group of Friends ~
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"The Approach"
Taken during a natural predation event of an Humpback Whale Carcass, no cages, just 2 to 3 GW's, 15+ Tigers, Bulls, Dusky's and Oceanic Black tips, a whale carcass and a few divers (who may be a little crazy)
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 21, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Catfish feeding at the surface in the Pilansburg game res... by Jamie Lonsdale
Catfish feeding at the surface in the Pilansburg game reserve.
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 14, 2015
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: South Africa
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~ Beautiful Blue ~
The incredibly beautiful blue eyes of the Big Eye Puffer fish.
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~ A Little on the Shy Side ~
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 25, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mozambique Channel South Africa
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~ Forest Dwellers ~
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 22, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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~ Fancy Meeting You Here ~
11 Votes
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Coral Nudibranchs, Pinnacle Dive Site in Gordon's Bay - C... by Kate Jonker
Coral Nudibranchs, Pinnacle Dive Site in Gordon's Bay - Cape Town South Africa. Such beautiful nudibranchs.
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~ Midnight ~
A Blue Shark pulls over a protective membrane over its eye as it comes in close...making for one very sleepy looking shark smile
15 Votes
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~ Old Blue Eyes ~
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 24, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Mozambique Channel South Africa
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~ Hey Whats Up There? ~
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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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date posted posted: Monday, November 2, 2015
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Seal of approval
— Subal underwater housing, Zen DP230, Canon 1Dx, Canon EF8-15mm @ 15mm, f9 1/125, ISO400, Inon Z240 strobe
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Final RoundThrough to 2015 awards final round judging
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, October 23, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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~ On Edge ~
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 10, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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Figure Beauty by Gang Song
Figure Beauty
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 4, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: South Africa
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Let the sea set you free...
12 Votes
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