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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

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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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From South Africa

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seductive lips of a sea anemone by Peet J Van Eeden
seductive lips of a sea anemone
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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
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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.
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Silver tip nudibranch by Peet J Van Eeden
Silver tip nudibranch
15 Votes
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Silvertip Nudibranch , Sony Rx100 , standard flash by Jp Meistre
Silvertip Nudibranch , Sony Rx100 , standard flash
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shark 1
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 24, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Spiral fanworms by Peet J Van Eeden
Spiral fanworms
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, December 23, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Under water christmas tree by Peet J Van Eeden
Under water christmas tree
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 22, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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A great white takes a seal in False Bay, South Africa.  A... by William Buchheit
A great white takes a seal in False Bay, South Africa. A once-in-a-lifetime predatory event I was very fortunate to see, let alone capture, in the wild.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 17, 2013
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Thorns amongst the roses by Peet J Van Eeden
Thorns amongst the roses
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, December 16, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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So annoying to have other males trying to steal my 'girl'.
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, December 16, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Baby basket star by Peet J Van Eeden
Baby basket star
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 15, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Take two.
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 10, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Isopod cleaning some of the tube feet of a starfish's arm by Peet J Van Eeden
Isopod cleaning some of the tube feet of a starfish's arm
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, December 9, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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The cleaner wrasse has lots of work to do.
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date posted posted: Monday, December 9, 2013
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Gas flame nudibranch in its favourite habitat of a Palmat... by Peet J Van Eeden
Gas flame nudibranch in its favourite habitat of a Palmate sea fan
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 8, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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A squat lobster with coloration to match its host feather star.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 4, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Focusing on the rhinophores - the major sensory structures.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 4, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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blue gas flame that's my name by Peet J Van Eeden
blue gas flame that's my name
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 3, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Flowing snappers at Snapper College, Sodwana Bay.
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date posted posted: Monday, December 2, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Loggerhead Turtle headed back to the water after nesting ... by Donna Rogers
Loggerhead Turtle headed back to the water after nesting on Mabibi Beach in northen KZN .
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A trumpetfish.
28 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 28, 2013
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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The baby cuttlefish has just emerged from the egg and is launching itself into the world.
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 24, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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