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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

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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

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

ready for a teeth job
By Dray Van Beeck
posted Wednesday, February 18, 2009
57 votes

Little starfish taken on seal rock, a diving point close to Gansbaai - South Africa
By Daniela Waltrick
posted Friday, May 18, 2007
56 votes
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Taken off East London, 2 to 3m viz and cold! Absolute epic experience on the start of Sardine Run, let's hope I get some clean water and a bigger bait ball this year!!
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tiger kissed by the sun by Daniel Flormann
tiger kissed by the sun
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 21, 2012
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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This guy makes a GW look tame smile
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A simple change of perspective comes with a great result :-)
29 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 21, 2012
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Elsa Bleda shot in pool. Underwater strobe triggered flas... by Alec Davies
Elsa Bleda shot in pool. Underwater strobe triggered flash half in/out the water which in turn triggered my studio ringflash outside.
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Shadows, reflections, colours & negative space : A well thought out model shot, Alec :-)
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 14, 2012
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: South Africa
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Look here by Bernard Groenewald
Look here
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 9, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Elsa shot in pool by Alec Davies
Elsa shot in pool
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 9, 2012
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: South Africa
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This guys was to cool, not interested in me at all.
28 Votes
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There were two Raggie Scorpina Fish having breakfast on a... by Bryan Hart
There were two Raggie Scorpina Fish having breakfast on a shoal of glassies on the Produce Wreck - this is a photo of one with a breakfast bait ball in the back ground!
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 3, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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one of many juvenile honey comb morays on Vetchies Pier i... by Bryan Hart
one of many juvenile honey comb morays on Vetchies Pier in Durban... taken free diving - Ds 160 strobe and with G7 in ikelite housing - no wet lens used...
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date posted posted: Monday, May 28, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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splash !
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 26, 2012
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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curve
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date posted posted: Friday, May 25, 2012
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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using the same technique to attract black tip sharks, the... by Bryan Hart
using the same technique to attract black tip sharks, the black tips offer the same challenges!!! early morning sun rise on Durbans muck divign capital - Vetchies Pier.
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Turbo: This Black Tip meant business........
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In the eye of the tiger by Daniel Flormann
In the eye of the tiger
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 6, 2012
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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the hooked black tip by Daniel Flormann
the hooked black tip
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18 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 3, 2012
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Aisha taken in pool, Nikon D300 12-24mm lens, Sea & Sea H... by Alec Davies
Aisha taken in pool, Nikon D300 12-24mm lens, Sea & Sea Housing and strobes.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 1, 2012
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: South Africa
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A frilly love affair. Two frilled nudibranhcs exchanging ... by Peet Van Eeden
A frilly love affair. Two frilled nudibranhcs exchanging genetic material
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 29, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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In your face!
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20 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 29, 2012
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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starfish by Peet Van Eeden
starfish
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 28, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Aisha.
Shot in pool. Nikon D300, Sea & Sea housing, 110a... by Alec Davies
Aisha.
Shot in pool. Nikon D300, Sea & Sea housing, 110a strobes. MUA Tris Alves
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date posted posted: Friday, April 27, 2012
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: South Africa
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Back Draft!!
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date posted posted: Monday, April 23, 2012
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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have a look by Daniel Flormann
have a look
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 22, 2012
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Patterns of a sunburst soft coral by Peet Van Eeden
Patterns of a sunburst soft coral
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 22, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Through the eye of a cuttlefish by Peet Van Eeden
Through the eye of a cuttlefish
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 21, 2012
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Taken in my swimming pool. Model Elsa Bleda with MUA Tris... by Alec Davies
Taken in my swimming pool. Model Elsa Bleda with MUA Tris Alves.
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date posted posted: Friday, April 13, 2012
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: South Africa
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Helloooooo by Philip Goets
Helloooooo
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First visit to Guinjata Bay - Northern Mozambique. There ... by Bryan Hart
First visit to Guinjata Bay - Northern Mozambique. There are loads of photographic subjects like the frog fish in this remote part of Africa. Taken with a Canon G7 , Ikelite DS160 and an Inon fish eye dome wet lens!
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 12, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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