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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Atlantic (African coastal) (2)

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Pilot whales (mother and son).This shot is one of a serie in which the whale calf is suckling by her mother.
By Miguel Cortés
posted Saturday, September 20, 2008
74 votes

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Nikon F-100 with 60mm macro lens
By Geoff Spiby
posted Thursday, June 11, 2009
72 votes

Nose to nose.
By Miguel Cortés
posted Wednesday, October 1, 2008
58 votes

Fangtooth moray eel in a night dive
By Jorge Sorial
posted Saturday, June 11, 2011
51 votes

Mako shark
By Charles Wright
posted Monday, March 29, 2010
50 votes

Glaucus Atlanticus
By Eduardo Acevedo
posted Monday, March 17, 2014
49 votes

Mako shark
By Charles Wright
posted Tuesday, April 6, 2010
48 votes

Close up and personal with Waleshark. Shot was taken with a Canon EOS 400D without flash
By Gabriela Meier
posted Tuesday, November 1, 2011
45 votes

Red-lipped blenny.
By Miguel Cortés
posted Thursday, February 21, 2008
44 votes

Touching the dome. Very curious green turtle in El Puertito, Tenerife. Olympus E330, 8mm fisheye, single Ikelite DS125 strobe.
By Christian Nielsen
posted Saturday, February 12, 2011
44 votes
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Surprise moment by Collen Burrows
Surprise moment
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 11, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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location: Seaforth Beach south of Cape.Pic takenwith my R... by Collen Burrows
location: Seaforth Beach south of Cape.Pic takenwith my Rayne Gold happy snap camera.
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The beautiful coastline of Kommetjie as one looks back towards Chapmans peak
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The living and the dead.......sea urchin hiding under a s... by Philip Goets
The living and the dead.......sea urchin hiding under a skeleton
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Black Nudibranch photographed at Blousteen in Gordon's Ba... by Kate Jonker
Black Nudibranch photographed at Blousteen in Gordon's Bay South Africa. Munching his latest meal (as all Nudibranchs seem to do)
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Yellow Anemone by Philip Goets
Yellow Anemone
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Purple Anemone - Hermanus RSA by Gemma Dry
Purple Anemone - Hermanus RSA
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 5, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Wonderfully curious, ridiculously energetic and wildly mischievous. South Africa's Cape fur seals bring a smile to every divers face.
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 17, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Gasflame Nudibranch by Kate Jonker
Gasflame Nudibranch
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'The view from below'. Broadnose sevengill shark, broad snouted sevengill, ground shark, Pacific seven-gill shark, spotted cow shark and Tasmanian tiger shark are just a few of the names given to this 'wolf of the sea'.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 9, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Wonderfully prehistoric, the Broadnose Sevengill Shark is easily identified by the unique seven gills and its broad head and blunt snout.
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 3, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Blue on blue. Sharing time in the ocean with these large pelagic fish is an absolute joy!
— Subal underwater housing, Canon 1Dx, Canon 8-15mm fisheye @ 15mm, f11, 1/125, ISO400, 2x Inon Z240 strobes.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 24, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) 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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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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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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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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I left my heart in the waves...
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Let the sea set you free...
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School of brecas by Julio Sanjuan
School of brecas
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 3, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) Spain
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Flaming Glory - Gasflame Nudibranch - Walker Bay Hermanus by Gemma Dry
Flaming Glory - Gasflame Nudibranch - Walker Bay Hermanus
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Life in the inter tidal zone by Peet J Van Eeden
Life in the inter tidal zone
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The lonely star fish by Peet J Van Eeden
The lonely star fish
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Wonderfully curious, the Atlantic blue shark moves in for a closer look.
— Subal underwater housing, Canon 1Dx, Canon 8-15mm fisheye @ 15mm, f13, 1/125, ISO200, 2x Inon Z240 strobes.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 10, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Blue shark circles in the blue of the Atlantic ocean.

Subal underwater housing, Canon 1Dx, Canon 8-15mm @ 15mm, f11, 1/200. ISO200, 2x Inon Z240 strobes
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 10, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Cape fur Seal, Hout Bay, South Africa by Cangemi Paul
Cape fur Seal, Hout Bay, South Africa
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Taking on the Jelly by Emma Davis
Taking on the Jelly
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~ Anchored in Time ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Anchored in Time ~
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