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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From South Africa (41)

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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

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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Black tip

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clean shark shots are not easy, well done Charles
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 29, 2009
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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This black tip was taken at Umkomass (Aliwal Shoal)
Cano... by Justin Barker
This black tip was taken at Umkomass (Aliwal Shoal)
Canon 400d with one ikelike 125 sub strobe 10-22mm lens
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 27, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Mantis shrimp in Sodwana, South Africa
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 27, 2009
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Gas flame nudibranch by Tony Makin
Gas flame nudibranch
16 Votes
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Suprised by Tony Makin
Suprised
shortlistedShortlisted!
35 Votes
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Basket Star on A Gorgonian fan by Tony Makin
Basket Star on A Gorgonian fan
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here's how to use color contrast and negative space. Could benefit from a tighter crop but that's being picky
29 Votes
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A sea spider taken at crossroads reef in Port Elizabeth S... by Anthony Wooldridge
A sea spider taken at crossroads reef in Port Elizabeth South Africa with a Sony W300 and a Fantasea Nano Strobe
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 19, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Silvertip nudibranch by Tony Makin
Silvertip nudibranch
9 Votes
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Puffadder shy shark eye by Tony Makin
Puffadder shy shark eye
14 Votes
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May 2009, 35nm offshore. by Geoffroy Flamment
May 2009, 35nm offshore.
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 18, 2009
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Crabs eye by Tony Makin
Crabs eye
9 Votes
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ring-ball by Sergiy Glushchenko
ring-ball
20 Votes
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Flyng through space 
Box Jellyfish by Tony Makin
Flyng through space
Box Jellyfish
21 Votes
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fish food , nikon d2x with fisheye, no strobe by Gregory Grant
fish food , nikon d2x with fisheye, no strobe
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 13, 2009
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Squid by Tony Makin
Squid
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 10, 2009
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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I'm having a bad hair day! by Tony Makin
I'm having a bad hair day!
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23 Votes
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anemone abstract by Tony Makin
anemone abstract
20 Votes
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Marginella by Tony Makin
Marginella
15 Votes
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close up of freshwater crab at 10 metres , d2 x in subal ... by Gregory Grant
close up of freshwater crab at 10 metres , d2 x in subal housing,105mm micro lens and twin strobe.
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 7, 2009
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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anenome abstract by Tony Makin
anenome abstract
11 Votes
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teaming tadpoles, d2x ,twin strobes and 105mm lens.freshw... by Gregory Grant
teaming tadpoles, d2x ,twin strobes and 105mm lens.freshwater pond in south africa
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 5, 2009
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Pipefish hiding in feather stars by Tony Makin
Pipefish hiding in feather stars
20 Votes
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Barehead Goby by Tony Makin
Barehead Goby
13 Votes
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Larval stage of the West coast rock lobster by Tony Makin
Larval stage of the West coast rock lobster
8 Votes
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Composite eye of a West Coast rock lobster by Tony Makin
Composite eye of a West Coast rock lobster
12 Votes
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Patterns in the sand by Tony Makin
Patterns in the sand
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 1, 2009
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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A French madame taken on the Patti off Port Elizabeth Sou... by Anthony Wooldridge
A French madame taken on the Patti off Port Elizabeth South Africa. Sony W300 with Fantasea Nano
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 29, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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