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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From South Africa (9)

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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

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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

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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Pyjama shark taken at Moonie reef in Port Elizabeth South... by Anthony Wooldridge
Pyjama shark taken at Moonie reef in Port Elizabeth South Africa
votes: 12
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 12, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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The Wave !
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votes: 37
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 6, 2013
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Atlantic South Africa
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The Great White in action !
votes: 13
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 2, 2013
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic South Africa
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This is a shot of Sodwana with the sun rising over the se... by Bernard Groenewald
This is a shot of Sodwana with the sun rising over the sea taken with an APPLE I PHONE 3.
votes: 12
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 1, 2013
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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The eye of a Magician- Cutlefish with its changing colours by Peet J Van Eeden
The eye of a Magician- Cutlefish with its changing colours
votes: 9
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 1, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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TOGETHER by Bernard Groenewald
TOGETHER
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votes: 21
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date posted posted: Monday, December 31, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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The Shoal by Bernard Groenewald
The Shoal
votes: 11
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 30, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Alone ...
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simply beautiful...the negative space works well.
votes: 21
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 30, 2012
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Atlantic South Africa
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Atlantic
(F22, 1/2, Iso 100 & different filters : gray, polarizing)
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votes: 20
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 30, 2012
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Atlantic South Africa
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Up to the surface !
(hard conditions underwater)
votes: 10
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I choose to follow my own path. by Bernard Groenewald
I choose to follow my own path.
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votes: 8
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 25, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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This little guy was so well comoflauged in his sponge tha... by Bernard Groenewald
This little guy was so well comoflauged in his sponge that I swam over him twice before seeing him.
votes: 3
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date posted posted: Monday, December 24, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Feather duster worms by Peet Van Eeden
Feather duster worms
votes: 12
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date posted posted: Friday, December 21, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Basket star on sea fan. Jewel of the ocean by Peet Van Eeden
Basket star on sea fan. Jewel of the ocean
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votes: 10
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date posted posted: Monday, December 17, 2012
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Rock sucker by Peet Van Eeden
Rock sucker
votes: 5
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"2 to Tango"
votes: 17
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date posted posted: Monday, November 26, 2012
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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3rd image from "Quick Silver" Album....
votes: 15
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 22, 2012
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Facing Extinction - We need to do everything in our power to stop the annihilation of the shark species from our oceans by greedy, stupid status hungry people! If you cannot physically contribute use your vote voice what ever but make a difference!
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votes: 23
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 21, 2012
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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One of my images from my "Quick Silver"collection, some more to follow wink
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votes: 23
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date posted posted: Friday, November 16, 2012
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Cape Rock Crab by Peet Van Eeden
Cape Rock Crab
votes: 13
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The face of a shaggy sponge crab by Peet Van Eeden
The face of a shaggy sponge crab
votes: 12
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A Great White Shark has a 'sniff' at my camera whilst swi... by Dave Caravias
A Great White Shark has a 'sniff' at my camera whilst swimming past shark cage divers.
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votes: 24
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date posted posted: Friday, October 26, 2012
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Cuttlefish - Mossel Bay, South Africa by Philip Goets
Cuttlefish - Mossel Bay, South Africa
votes: 7
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date posted posted: Monday, October 15, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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cleaning station on a section of 2 mile reef at Sodwana B... by Bryan Hart
cleaning station on a section of 2 mile reef at Sodwana Bay.
Large scary looking giant morey gets his "tats" and eye cleaned for a night of hunting that lies ahead!
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 13, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Here's looking at you. by Bernard Groenewald
Here's looking at you.
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Friday, October 12, 2012
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Proud owner of newly laid eggs by Peet Van Eeden
Proud owner of newly laid eggs
votes: 11
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 7, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Cup coral excited by UV light by Peet Van Eeden
Cup coral excited by UV light
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Monday, September 24, 2012
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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