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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From South Africa (10)

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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

clinid
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

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

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

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

ready for a teeth job
By Dray Van Beeck
posted Wednesday, February 18, 2009
57 votes
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Welcome to my Parlour by Peet J Van Eeden
Welcome to my Parlour
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 9, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Gobie on whip coral by Peet J Van Eeden
Gobie on whip coral
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 27, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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"The Bass and Entourage" - A Black and White rendition.
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~ Play Time ~
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Porcelain Crab guarding its home
 by Peet J Van Eeden
Porcelain Crab guarding its home
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 28, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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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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~ Fairy Dust ~
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Humpback breaching by Uwe Schmolke
Humpback breaching
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 12, 2015
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Dolphins! A wonderful distraction to a slow day on the sardine run.
— Canon 1Dx, Canon 70-200 2.8, 1.4 extender @ 320mm, f13, 1/1000, 3200ISO
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 28, 2015
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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"Fire & Ice" - close-up of a BT at sunset with the sun burning through the water. wink
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 21, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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~ Nudi Dreaming ~
Aiming to create a watercolour dream like feel in this photo. Effect created at time of capture.
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~ Air Rush ~
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~ Set Me Free ~
Your actions can either capture others or it can set them free...which will it be>
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~ Little Gems ~
Although not so rare, these Chinese Klipfish is not often spotted thanks to their excellent camouflage. This juvenile was luckily spotted on this singularly coloured sea fan.
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~ Japanese Garden ~
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~ Feed Me! ~
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Terrific angle and amazing capture! The sun rays really complement the background. Excellent photo!
33 Votes
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~ For the Love of Orange ~
Its no mystery that the underwater world is a treasure cove filled with colour kaleidoscopes not found elsewhere on Earth. Here looking at a close-up of an anemone.
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Potato bass, my favourite. by Mike Fraser
Potato bass, my favourite.
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date posted posted: Monday, July 6, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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~ Who am I ~
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~ Climb the Ladder ~
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Delicate Britle star beauty by Peet J Van Eeden
Delicate Britle star beauty
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 8, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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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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The lonely star fish by Peet J Van Eeden
The lonely star fish
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Cleaning station by Peet J Van Eeden
Cleaning station
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 5, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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~ Solar Powered ~
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~ Surfs Up ~
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Oceanic Black Tip close to the surface at last light.
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