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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Indian Ocean (152)

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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
155 votes

Goliath Grouper, snapped moments before he tried to eat my strobe. Taken in Mozambique, Pacific Ocean.
By Kris Davies
posted Wednesday, January 25, 2017
143 votes

Raggy tooth shark, taken at the 'Cathedral' South Africa.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 21, 2016
141 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
122 votes

Leopard Shark, relaxing at the 'Pinnacle' Mozambique.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, March 27, 2017
109 votes

Leafy Sea Dragon (Fetzendrachenfisch) , Australia - South Australia - Kangaroo Island
By Ralf Levc
posted Saturday, May 20, 2006
109 votes

Lots of Oceanic Blacktips taken at Aliwal Shoal, South Africa.
By Kris Davies
posted Wednesday, April 26, 2017
98 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
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Christmas Tree Worm from the top.  Ningaloo Reef, Western... by Ross Gudgeon
Christmas Tree Worm from the top. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 50D, Canon 100 macro, Kenko 1.4X teleconverter & Canon 500D close-up lens.
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"Face to Face" This moray was very interested in my camera :-) shot with macro 50mm and teleconverter 1,4x.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 18, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Coral Cod.  Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia.  Canon 50D ... by Ross Gudgeon
Coral Cod. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 50D & Canon 100 macro.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 18, 2009
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Black Tip Shark by Victor Tabernero
Black Tip Shark
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weedy sea dragon flying through the temperate water of Pe... by Dave Baxter
weedy sea dragon flying through the temperate water of Perth Western Australia -shot with D50 -50mm with +4 diopter natural light
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another subject usually shot from the side so extra points for making it work Dave!
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Bannerfish portrait.  Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia.  ... by Ross Gudgeon
Bannerfish portrait. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 50D, Canon 100 macro & Kenko 1.4X teleconverter
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Whip coral goby. Picture taken on the second reef off Neg... by Anouk Houben
Whip coral goby. Picture taken on the second reef off Negombo, Sri Lanka.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 17, 2009
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Sri Lanka
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Close up of the branchia belonging to a local hypselodori... by Reb Fallon
Close up of the branchia belonging to a local hypselodoris. This little guy posed unabashedly for 20 minutes while I snapped away.
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HMAS SWAN inside the control room by Brian Naylor
HMAS SWAN inside the control room
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... to stand open-mouthed!....(Magnificent anemone, Radianthus magnifica)
30 Votes
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Go away and come back after I'm done eating!  Ningaloo Re... by Ross Gudgeon
Go away and come back after I'm done eating! Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 50D, Canon 100 macro & Kenko 1.4X teleconverter
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Whip coral goby. Picture taken on the second reef off Neg... by Anouk Houben
Whip coral goby. Picture taken on the second reef off Negombo, Sri Lanka.
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Goldies...they are lovely, aren´t they? by Victor Tabernero
Goldies...they are lovely, aren´t they?
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Some sort of plancton thing...
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Chromodoris taken at Wakatobi with Canon S70 and CloseUp Lens
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Puffer at warpspeed...
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My wife at the entrance of a small cave in the Indian Ocean... Que du Bonheur... :O)...
23 Votes
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..flying on coral forest ....
Hard coral (Acropora nasuta)
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Diver with Turtle, Muscat, Oman. Nikonos RS, UW-Zoom 20-35 mm, flash Nikon SB104. Model: Ursula
19 Votes
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Batfish Boatladder.  Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia.  C... by Ross Gudgeon
Batfish Boatladder. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 50D & Tokina 10-17
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Taken @ kunihura corner by Dave Baxter
Taken @ kunihura corner
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The cold look of stingray
Taeniura meyeni (Black-Blotched Stingray)
42 Votes
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CLOWNFISH & ANEMON WATCHING BY A GIRLDIVER
Nikonos 15 mm... by Alberto Romeo
CLOWNFISH & ANEMON WATCHING BY A GIRLDIVER
Nikonos 15 mm+ Ikelite strobe
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His Majesty...The Emperor Angel Fish by Victor Tabernero
His Majesty...The Emperor Angel Fish
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This image of a tiny crab was taken during a Blue Venture... by Matt Hudson
This image of a tiny crab was taken during a Blue Ventures expedition in South Western Madagascar. We were surveying a damaged reef when I found this little guy and his anenome home still alive and well amoung the rubble! Canon G7 with Canon housing.
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Hypselodoris bullocki.  Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. by Ross Gudgeon
Hypselodoris bullocki. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia.
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'what you looking at ???" by Dave Baxter
'what you looking at ???"
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