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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

Female Tiger Shark,natural light, what an awesome animal!
By Roger Horrocks
posted Monday, March 6, 2006
79 votes

Amazing dolphin pod action in this years sardine run.
By Paul Cowell
posted Tuesday, August 10, 2010
76 votes

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

free diver and cameraman at about 15 m's with a beauty of a tiger shark at Umkomaas South Africa. Taken with a Nikonos V and a 15 mm lens
By Fiona Ayerst
posted Monday, March 27, 2006
67 votes

Whooohooo!
By Allen Walker
posted Tuesday, March 22, 2011
62 votes

Free
By Allen Walker
posted Tuesday, September 9, 2008
62 votes

Black Tip shark, pictured at Aliwal shoal, whilst on a tiger shark dive
By Paul Cowell
posted Saturday, August 14, 2010
62 votes

A Perfect Sunset
By Allen Walker
posted Wednesday, January 29, 2014
58 votes

A gas flame nudibranch or may be two
By Peet Van Eeden
posted Sunday, February 12, 2012
57 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From South Africa

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Camel shrimps doing that they do the best. Afectionally c... by Peet J Van Eeden
Camel shrimps doing that they do the best. Afectionally called Durban Dancers
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date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Dappled sunlight by Peet J Van Eeden
Dappled sunlight
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date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: South Africa
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Delicate Feathers - Castle Reef - Aliwal Shoal
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Blacktip Shark on Aliwal Shoal with remoras
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Clash of the Giants. Where the Atlantic and Indian oceans... by Peet J Van Eeden
Clash of the Giants. Where the Atlantic and Indian oceans meet at the most southern tip of Africa
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Curled up by Peet J Van Eeden
Curled up
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Klipfish at Steenbras Deep
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Smiling Rock Sucker
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Sevengill Cowshark - a prehistoric shark that we are luck... by Kerri Keet
Sevengill Cowshark - a prehistoric shark that we are lucky enough to dive with here in Cape Town. They can be elusive sometimes so still need to get a pic with my DSLR,but here's a great one from my compact.
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Toilet time! A toilet on the wreck of the SAS Pietermarit... by Kerri Keet
Toilet time! A toilet on the wreck of the SAS Pietermaritzburg in False Bay, Cape Town
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A three dimensional view of a basket star by Peet J Van Eeden
A three dimensional view of a basket star
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~ High Five ~
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Blood on the water by Peet J Van Eeden
Blood on the water
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Neon Nudibranch at Noble Reef
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Trying to blend in and be beautiful
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Its interesting how some anemones fluoresce under UV ligh... by Kerri Keet
Its interesting how some anemones fluoresce under UV light and some don't. this one is one of the brightest that I have seen so far, quite an amazing site!
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Mophead by Peet J Van Eeden
Mophead
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In my study of underwater fluorescence in temperate water... by Kerri Keet
In my study of underwater fluorescence in temperate waters, I can now add the hagfish to my list. Hagfish are ancient jawless fishes which secrete slime that may act to deter predators.
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Flaming Tornado- the beauty of a tube worm by Peet J Van Eeden
Flaming Tornado- the beauty of a tube worm
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Definitely not the usual place to see sharks - sleeping i... by Kerri Keet
Definitely not the usual place to see sharks - sleeping in a tree!
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Purity by Peet J Van Eeden
Purity
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A thorny issue to handle by Peet J Van Eeden
A thorny issue to handle
15 Votes
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A common octopus peers inquisitively from his hiding place on the reef.
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A gasflame nudibranch brings even more colour to the beautiful pinnacles at Noble Reef, Gordon's Bay
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Rumbling Waves by Peet J Van Eeden
Rumbling Waves
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Friends by Peet J Van Eeden
Friends
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~ Exhale ~
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