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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

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

Whooohooo!
By Allen Walker
posted Tuesday, March 22, 2011
62 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

A Perfect Sunset
By Allen Walker
posted Wednesday, January 29, 2014
58 votes

A gas flame nudibranch or may be two
By Peet Van Eeden
posted Sunday, February 12, 2012
57 votes
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oceanic black tips
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 23, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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~ What Time IS It? Its Play Time! ~

A Cape Fur Seal ha... by Geo Cloete
~ What Time IS It? Its Play Time! ~
A Cape Fur Seal handing me a piece of kelp leave to play tug of war with.
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 23, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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~ Unexpected Moment ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Unexpected Moment ~
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~ Strawberry Fields ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Strawberry Fields ~
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date posted posted: Saturday, July 23, 2016
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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cray fish
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 21, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Is it safe to come out? Goby hides in a broken off kelp f... by Kerri Keet
Is it safe to come out? Goby hides in a broken off kelp frond while pipefish keeps a look out.
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 21, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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1mm aliens fighting on top of a star fish
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 20, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Those cleaner fish have a really scary job!
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date posted posted: Monday, July 18, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Selfie with a klipfish in the cool Cape Town waters where... by Kerri Keet
Selfie with a klipfish in the cool Cape Town waters where the small fish have the biggest attitude
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date posted posted: Monday, July 18, 2016
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Wide angle shot of the typical temperate water reef in Ca... by Kerri Keet
Wide angle shot of the typical temperate water reef in Cape Town. Urchins munching their way over the rocks and towering kelp fronds.
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We found a trio of elusive pineapple fish hiding in a sma... by Kerri Keet
We found a trio of elusive pineapple fish hiding in a small tunnel system under the rocks. I love the way their shadows fall on the sand.
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~ Winter Bliss ~

 by Geo Cloete
~ Winter Bliss ~
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 13, 2016
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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I swam into the current to get a shot of the potato bass ... by Kerri Keet
I swam into the current to get a shot of the potato bass from the front and my buddy popped up from below the reef at just the right moment. "Carel and Sarel"
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 12, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Portrait shot of a four colour nudibranch, Canon 70d with... by Kerri Keet
Portrait shot of a four colour nudibranch, Canon 70d with 60mm macro
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~ Electric ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Electric ~
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~ Hang On ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Hang On ~
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 7, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Mozambique Channel South Africa
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hey sharky could you smile for the camera please!
thank you smile
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 7, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: South Africa
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~ Lets Sail Away ~
 by Geo Cloete
~ Lets Sail Away ~
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big ears and tongue out smile
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date posted posted: Wednesday, July 6, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South Africa
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~ Breaking The Silence ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Breaking The Silence ~
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~ From The Other-side ~
A Cape Fur Seal enjoying the vie... by Geo Cloete
~ From The Other-side ~
A Cape Fur Seal enjoying the view through Snell's Window
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Blue Shark with divers
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 29, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
view portfolio more shots by Gemma Dry
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~ Alien Predator ~
A parasitic Amphipod in the frills of... by Arne Gething
~ Alien Predator ~
A parasitic Amphipod in the frills of a Compass Jellyfish
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 29, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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~ Sea Spider ~
False Bay, Cape Town by Arne Gething
~ Sea Spider ~
False Bay, Cape Town
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date posted posted: Monday, June 27, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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~ Keeping an Eye on The Food ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Keeping an Eye on The Food ~
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~ Into the Blue ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Into the Blue ~
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 26, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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Playful Cape Fur Seal by Kerri Keet
Playful Cape Fur Seal
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