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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From South Africa (2)

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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

ready for a teeth job
By Dray Van Beeck
posted Wednesday, February 18, 2009
57 votes

Little starfish taken on seal rock, a diving point close to Gansbaai - South Africa
By Daniela Waltrick
posted Friday, May 18, 2007
56 votes
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They display the most amazing power and presence!
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 11, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Gannets diving and swimming down to feast on a bait ball of anchovies - taken on the Wild Coast, Port St. Johns, Transkei, South Africa.
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votes: 13
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date posted posted: Monday, February 10, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Tiger shark in B&W by Alberto Gallucci
Tiger shark in B&W
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 5, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Mozambique Channel South Africa
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A different take on the bow of the Produce showing off its spectacular fish life!!
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votes: 18
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 5, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Colourful Carpet worm by Peet J Van Eeden
Colourful Carpet worm
votes: 5
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date posted posted: Monday, February 3, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Aliwall Shoal, South Africa.
votes: 27
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date posted posted: Monday, February 3, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Purple Lady (Flabellina funeka) by Peet J Van Eeden
Purple Lady (Flabellina funeka)
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 2, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Ribbon Eel image taken on Hop Scotch, in Sodwana, South Africa
votes: 15
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 1, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Commensal shrimp on a nudibranch. by Valda Fraser
Commensal shrimp on a nudibranch.
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votes: 17
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 30, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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When I looked at this image I had the distinct feeling that someone had spiked my drink, then I looked again….and yes another crazy cool image!
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votes: 13
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 30, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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A Spanish Dancer treating me to its graceful dance. by Valda Fraser
A Spanish Dancer treating me to its graceful dance.
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Wow, one of my favorites. Your second Orange over Blue shot, maybe I have a weakness for this color combination. Very well taken.
votes: 29
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 30, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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A Perfect Sunset
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The sun, the fin, the shark.. Everything comes together to a great shot which is very hard to take.
votes: 51
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 29, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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This image shows a huge school of glass fish gathering together to "create" size and to use the reef as natural protection from predators. A wonderful sighting to see as they move in organised chaos creating the most amazing patterns.
votes: 19
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 28, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Sardine Run, Transkei Wild Coast!! Close your eyes and imagine one of the biggest UW spectacles on earth!!!
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votes: 33
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date posted posted: Monday, January 27, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Seduction by a sea anemone by Peet J Van Eeden
Seduction by a sea anemone
votes: 23
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 26, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Two is a company three's a crowd, but someone produced th... by Peet J Van Eeden
Two is a company three's a crowd, but someone produced the eggs
votes: 5
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 25, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Crowned Nudibranchs positioning themselves head to tail. ... by Peet J Van Eeden
Crowned Nudibranchs positioning themselves head to tail. Sexual organs are on the front right hand side
votes: 8
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 19, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Yellow variant of a gas flame nudibranch by Peet J Van Eeden
Yellow variant of a gas flame nudibranch
votes: 9
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date posted posted: Monday, January 13, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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seductive lips of a sea anemone by Peet J Van Eeden
seductive lips of a sea anemone
votes: 12
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 12, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Clown fish by Peet J Van Eeden
Clown fish
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 8, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Had an amazing dive in Sodwana on a reef called Roonies, we were very fortunate to find a whole load of juvenile fish finding refuge around a section of reef, this was one of the images taken.
votes: 12
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Silver tip nudibranch by Peet J Van Eeden
Silver tip nudibranch
votes: 15
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 4, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Fiery nudibranch by Peet J Van Eeden
Fiery nudibranch
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 31, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Cape silver tip by Peet J Van Eeden
Cape silver tip
votes: 7
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 29, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Fiery Nudibranch by Peet J Van Eeden
Fiery Nudibranch
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 28, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Afraid of the dark , Common Crab , Sony Rx 100 by Jp Meistre
Afraid of the dark , Common Crab , Sony Rx 100
votes: 6
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Silvertip Nudibranch , Sony Rx100 , standard flash by Jp Meistre
Silvertip Nudibranch , Sony Rx100 , standard flash
votes: 10
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