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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Indian Ocean (152)

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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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White-eyed moray, Siderea thyrsoidea. Picture taken on th... by Anouk Houben
White-eyed moray, Siderea thyrsoidea. Picture taken on the second reef off Negombo.
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 29, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Sri Lanka
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Lopsided seastar. Yala Rock, Weligama, Sri Lanka. by Anouk Houben
Lopsided seastar. Yala Rock, Weligama, Sri Lanka.
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 26, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Sri Lanka
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Island Kuramathi, Rasdhoo Atoll by Andy Kutsch
Island Kuramathi, Rasdhoo Atoll
21 Votes
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Contented diver at the surface ... by Malcolm Nimmo
Contented diver at the surface ...
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, March 28, 2008
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Comet Fish - in a small cave at Milaidhoo, Baa Atoll. Thi... by Christian Loader
Comet Fish - in a small cave at Milaidhoo, Baa Atoll. This fish is incredibly shy, and it took me 10mins and lots of stings from crinoids in the cave to get this shot, but it was worth it. This fish apparently mimics a White-Spotted Moray.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 26, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Seychelles Sailfish Sail
Beautiful almost surreal colour... by Petra Kuzev
Seychelles Sailfish Sail
Beautiful almost surreal colours of a sailfish, not edited just cropped.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 30, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Seychelles
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Regal Angelfish - at Koimalaa Corner, Baa Atoll.

Olymp... by Christian Loader
Regal Angelfish - at Koimalaa Corner, Baa Atoll.
Olympus sp-350, Inon d2000 strobe.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 27, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Emperor angel fish of the Indian Ocean photographed in th... by Karen Christopher
Emperor angel fish of the Indian Ocean photographed in the Maldives.
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 20, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Batfish by Taco Cheung
Batfish
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 29, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Pyjama sharks holed up at Vital Link in Port Elizabeth. I... by Anthony Wooldridge
Pyjama sharks holed up at Vital Link in Port Elizabeth. ISO200, 1/60, f2.6
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 26, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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snorkeller and soft corals by Geoff Spiby
snorkeller and soft corals
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 22, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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3 stars. Weligama, Sri Lanka. by Anouk Houben
3 stars. Weligama, Sri Lanka.
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 31, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Sri Lanka
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Seahors on a Black coral tree.
Phylum: Chordata
Subphyl... by Bjorn Goosen
Seahors on a Black coral tree.
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Class: Gasterosteiformes
Family: Syngnathidae
Genus: Hippocampus
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, March 28, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Tiny goby on a cushion star. Picture taken on the second ... by Anouk Houben
Tiny goby on a cushion star. Picture taken on the second reef off Negombo, Sri Lanka.
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 25, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Sri Lanka
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Nice wrasse !!! by Malcolm Nimmo
Nice wrasse !!!
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 20, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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a lot of fishes
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 25, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
view portfolio more shots by Svetoslav Dimitrov
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Starry,starry night.... by Louwrens De Lange
Starry,starry night....
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 20, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Scorpion fish
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, March 28, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Longnose bullhorn fish. by Bjorn Goosen
Longnose bullhorn fish.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 26, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Oh my sole! by Louwrens De Lange
Oh my sole!
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, March 21, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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close up of a freshwater crab by Gregory Grant
close up of a freshwater crab
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, March 29, 2008
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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cloun fish in the anemony
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 26, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Yellow Snapper by Louwrens De Lange
Yellow Snapper
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 23, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Scorpion fish by Sergiy Glushchenko
Scorpion fish
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 30, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mauritius
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School of Snapper by Taco Cheung
School of Snapper
33 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 27, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Beautiful pink sponge shot at Vital Link, Port Elizabeth.... by Anthony Wooldridge
Beautiful pink sponge shot at Vital Link, Port Elizabeth. ISO200, 1/60, f2.6
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 25, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Black Nudibranch closeup, ISO100 1/60 F2.6 by Anthony Wooldridge
Black Nudibranch closeup, ISO100 1/60 F2.6
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 19, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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