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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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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Atlantic (African coastal)

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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
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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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~ Time Warp ~
Seven-gill Sharks are considered the oldes... by Geo Cloete
~ Time Warp ~
Seven-gill Sharks are considered the oldest living shark specie around. This makes a dive with them in the kelp forest so much more special as it feels like you have been transported to another place and time!
Spin created at capture.
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date posted posted: Friday, March 6, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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~ Helping Hand ~
Diver descending on the wreck of the Bo... by Geo Cloete
~ Helping Hand ~
Diver descending on the wreck of the Boss 400. The ship wrecked at Duiker point, close to Sandy Bay, after the tow rope snapped. Part of the ship still protrude above the waterline and that is what is visible in the background.
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Juvenile Octopus in Hermanus South Africa by Leon Van Zijl
Juvenile Octopus in Hermanus South Africa
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date posted posted: Monday, February 9, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Cape of Storms by Peet J Van Eeden
Cape of Storms
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Meridien by Andrea Pirondini
Meridien
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 7, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) Spain
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Diver's view of a lighthouse by Peet J Van Eeden
Diver's view of a lighthouse
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Candy stripes by Peet J Van Eeden
Candy stripes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 30, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Shades of pink in a noble cold water coral by Peet J Van Eeden
Shades of pink in a noble cold water coral
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date posted posted: Monday, December 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Scorpionfish rests on the edge of a reef ledge as it's pr... by Brian Heagney
Scorpionfish rests on the edge of a reef ledge as it's prey swim above unaware.
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 28, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) Cape Verde
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Beautiful , can't get enough of these.
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