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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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Night dive, gaint moray, Nikon D-70 14mm lens by Larry Polster
Night dive, gaint moray, Nikon D-70 14mm lens
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, April 21, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Wreck at Maldives by Taco Cheung
Wreck at Maldives
30 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 20, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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child snorkelling next to a catamaran by Geoff Spiby
child snorkelling next to a catamaran
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different
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 19, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mozambique
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Giant clam on the move, Nikon D-70 twin Ikelite D-125 str... by Larry Polster
Giant clam on the move, Nikon D-70 twin Ikelite D-125 strobes
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 19, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Papa, Mama, Brother, Sister, Nikon D-70 Ikelite D-125 str... by Larry Polster
Papa, Mama, Brother, Sister, Nikon D-70 Ikelite D-125 strobes
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the "blue caves" at Maalhos Thila in Ari atoll, Maldives by Geoff Spiby
the "blue caves" at Maalhos Thila in Ari atoll, Maldives
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, April 18, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Napoleon Fish and scubagirl by Alberto D'este
Napoleon Fish and scubagirl
75 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, April 18, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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A Basket Star on some Noble Coral taken at Gasmic reef in... by Anthony Wooldridge
A Basket Star on some Noble Coral taken at Gasmic reef in Port Elizabeth, ISO 100 1/60 f2.6
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 17, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Manta ray silhouette. by Karen Christopher
Manta ray silhouette.
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 17, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Indigo Bay, Bazaruto Island, Mozambique by Geoff Spiby
Indigo Bay, Bazaruto Island, Mozambique
Runner Up - worthy of note but not a medal winner - an equal 4th place if you like! Runner Up 2008

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That fisheye makes this under/over
30 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 16, 2008
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mozambique
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Airone 2 by Fabio Peracchia
Airone 2
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 16, 2008
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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A polyp photographed at Gasmic Reef in Port Elizabeth, IS... by Anthony Wooldridge
A polyp photographed at Gasmic Reef in Port Elizabeth, ISO 100, f2.6, 1/60
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 16, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Just hanging around in the Maldives  by Malcolm Nimmo
Just hanging around in the Maldives
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 16, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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GHOSTPIPE FISH by Gregory Grant
GHOSTPIPE FISH
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 16, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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A lone ghost
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 15, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Wreck Water Lylli by Sergiy Glushchenko
Wreck Water Lylli
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 15, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mauritius
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Lucky to have soft feet! by Louwrens De Lange
Lucky to have soft feet!
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, April 15, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
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This Batfish was not shy at all and was happily posing for me. Taken with a Canon EOS 20 D and a 60 mm lens.
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, April 14, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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pelican feeding at dusk by Gregory Grant
pelican feeding at dusk
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, April 14, 2008
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mauritius
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Anemone Clown by Alberto D'este
Anemone Clown
28 Votes
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Diver enjoying beautiful reef. by Mike Clark
Diver enjoying beautiful reef.
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 13, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Diver taken photo with school of snapper by Taco Cheung
Diver taken photo with school of snapper
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 12, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Spotted Moray showing her teeth ;-)
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, April 12, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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Cerchio by Umberto Pompilio
Cerchio
36 Votes
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flamingo feeding in river mouth. by Gregory Grant
flamingo feeding in river mouth.
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, April 11, 2008
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mozambique
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Leminda millecra taken at Gasmic reef in Port Elizabeth. ... by Anthony Wooldridge
Leminda millecra taken at Gasmic reef in Port Elizabeth. ISO 100 1/60 f2.6
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date posted posted: Friday, April 11, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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sinister looking riverbank in a slow flowing stream by Gregory Grant
sinister looking riverbank in a slow flowing stream
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date posted posted: Thursday, April 10, 2008
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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