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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From South Africa (6)

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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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Taken on the Produce wreck, Aliwal Shoal S.A by Leon Van Zijl
Taken on the Produce wreck, Aliwal Shoal S.A
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 17, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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No time for Spanish dancing now. Need to fill up with some energy-giving sponge.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 16, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mozambique Channel South Africa
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An octopus making itself look super scary to frighten me.
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 16, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Honeycomb Eel at castle in Aliwal Shoal S.A by Leon Van Zijl
Honeycomb Eel at castle in Aliwal Shoal S.A
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 11, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Tiger on sand by Daniel Flormann
Tiger on sand
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date posted posted: Friday, July 5, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Nudibranch start to put the gills out by Daniel Flormann
Nudibranch start to put the gills out
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 3, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Tomato cod in the queue at a cleaning station.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 19, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Male sea goldie darts upwards to impress the girls.
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 19, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Such beautifull colours in Simonstown S.A by Leon Van Zijl
Such beautifull colours in Simonstown S.A
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 18, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Off to work and into the mouth I go.
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17 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 18, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Glossodoris sp.
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26 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 18, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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The harlequin shrimp battled to dislodge the starfish. Then she carried it to a deep crevice and disappeared, along with her mate.
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, June 17, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Nikon P7000 Shot in Simonstown by Leon Van Zijl
Nikon P7000 Shot in Simonstown
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 15, 2013
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Whales doing a SPY HOP, during their migration through th... by John Miller
Whales doing a SPY HOP, during their migration through the waters of the South Coast of Natal, taken with a Sony DSC W7,
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An encounter with a tiger shark.
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 13, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Black Tip Shark
 by John Miller
Black Tip Shark
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 12, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Feels whisker dangling good.
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23 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 12, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Chelidonura punctata, a really beautiful slug.
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 11, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Phenacocolva gracillima on a whipcoral.
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, June 10, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Yellow gas flame nudibranch by Peet J Van Eeden
Yellow gas flame nudibranch
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 8, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Male and Female shark, Nikon D7000, wide angle, by John Miller
Male and Female shark, Nikon D7000, wide angle,
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, June 7, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Off Scottburgh on the Natal South Coast, Nikon D7000 wide... by John Miller
Off Scottburgh on the Natal South Coast, Nikon D7000 wide angle lens, Black Tip Sharks
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 6, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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A long-nose hawkfish.
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 6, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Thought this spot would be good for some macro shots, but soon changed my mind when this fellow came to see what I was doing.
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 5, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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A harlequin shrimp working hard to dislodge a starfish.
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, June 3, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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The yellow tipped cerata of a gas flame nudibranch by Peet J Van Eeden
The yellow tipped cerata of a gas flame nudibranch
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, June 1, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Kelp forest, One of my favorite diving spots in Hermanus ... by Leon Van Zijl
Kelp forest, One of my favorite diving spots in Hermanus South Africa
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