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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From South Africa (2)

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Oceanic Blacktip, taken at Aliwal shoal. Extreme close-up, coming from the darkness!
By Kris Davies
posted Thursday, October 13, 2016
157 votes

Raggy tooth shark, taken at the 'Cathedral' South Africa.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 21, 2016
142 votes

Oceanic Black-tip piercing through a bubble stream of a diver below. Taken at Aliwal shoal.
By Kris Davies
posted Wednesday, March 8, 2017
123 votes

Lots of Oceanic Blacktips taken at Aliwal Shoal, South Africa.
By Kris Davies
posted Wednesday, April 26, 2017
99 votes

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

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By Allen Walker
posted Tuesday, March 22, 2011
62 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From South Africa

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Colorful Klipvis in False Bay, Cape Peninsula.South Africa
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Basket Star on sinuous sea fan, False Bay, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
13 Votes
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Cape Urchin in False Bay, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
11 Votes
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The Caveman
Cape Rock Crab in a sponge hide-out
9 Votes
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Violet Spotted Sea Anemone in False Bay, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
14 Votes
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Crowned Nudibranch, False Bay, Cape Peninslua, South Africa
11 Votes
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Soft Coral In False Bay,Cape Peninsula, South Africa
7 Votes
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Fluorescent image The Giant Turban
8 Votes
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Fluorescence of an Abalone
18 Votes
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Creative Image of a Klipvis
11 Votes
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Fluorescent strawberry anemones in False Bay
11 Votes
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The Cape Rock Lobster in False Bay has only a touch of fluorescence
5 Votes
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Pretty in Pink
Coral nudibranch with a touch of pink snoot lighting
7 Votes
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Glowing Edges

Image of a violet spotted anemone by Peet J Van Eeden
Glowing Edges
Image of a violet spotted anemone
8 Votes
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Cape Rock Crab by Peet J Van Eeden
Cape Rock Crab
11 Votes
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Spectre
Snooted super klipfish in False Bay
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Amazing use of creative lighting on this one!
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Coral Nudibranch in False Bay of the Cape Peninsula by Peet J Van Eeden
Coral Nudibranch in False Bay of the Cape Peninsula
10 Votes
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Feather Duster Worm by Peet J Van Eeden
Feather Duster Worm
9 Votes
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Not all that glitters is gold. 

Fluoro dive Cape Penin... by Peet J Van Eeden
Not all that glitters is gold.
Fluoro dive Cape Peninsula, South Africa
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Carcharias taurus by Claude Lespagne
Carcharias taurus
21 Votes
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Fluorescence of  Noble Coral. Cape Peninsula South Africa by Peet J Van Eeden
Fluorescence of Noble Coral. Cape Peninsula South Africa
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black tip shark , South Africa Umkomaas by Claude Lespagne
black tip shark , South Africa Umkomaas
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29 Votes
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Blue-striped Hermit Crab and its camouflage by Peet J Van Eeden
Blue-striped Hermit Crab and its camouflage
7 Votes
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Tiger Shark by John Miller
Tiger Shark
9 Votes
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Oceanic Black Tip on a Snorkel dive by John Miller
Oceanic Black Tip on a Snorkel dive
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Gas Flame Nudibranch.

It occurs on both sides of the C... by Peet J Van Eeden
Gas Flame Nudibranch.
It occurs on both sides of the Cape Peninsula
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This Oceanic Blacktip was gaping and I shot at the perfec... by Kris Davies
This Oceanic Blacktip was gaping and I shot at the perfect moment with the diver in the background. Makes you take a second look! Taken at Aliwal Shoal
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