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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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2003 Entries Found: Page 41  of  75
one of the shots taken on the last dive.....hope you like it...:)
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date posted posted: Monday, August 2, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Big Bad Bass...:)
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Up close and personal
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klipvis by Tony Makin
klipvis
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Lady in Red - My first attempt at an underwater model shoot in the ocean...
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 27, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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These guys are normally very skitish but he sat there for... by Peter Dreyer
These guys are normally very skitish but he sat there for 8 shots before he sped off. I entered this into the Sony Winter shootout....Got 3rd Place WooHoo, Thanks for voting
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Taken late afternoon....say Ahhhh
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date posted posted: Monday, July 26, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Klipvis by Tony Makin
Klipvis
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I entered this for the SONY wintershooutout competition h... by Peter Dreyer
I entered this for the SONY wintershooutout competition held in Durban - Wary Ray
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Three is a crowd when there is love in the water :-)
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 20, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Spiny starfish by Tony Makin
Spiny starfish
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date posted posted: Monday, July 19, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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frog fish on bikini - the bluff by Bryan Hart
frog fish on bikini - the bluff
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 15, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Section on Blood Reef off the Bluff Durban called Bikini.... by Bryan Hart
Section on Blood Reef off the Bluff Durban called Bikini. Tiny reef home to many things.
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Taken at the northern tip of Aliwal Shoal, Umkomaas , Sou... by Peter Dreyer
Taken at the northern tip of Aliwal Shoal, Umkomaas , South Africa at a place called the Garden of Eden. Subject - Starry Moray, Camera Sealife DC600 with Ext Flash.
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One can get really close to these guys!
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 6, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: South Africa
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"Blacktip in The Sun 2"
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 6, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: South Africa
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A Klipvis taken at the wildside in Port Elizabeth South A... by Anthony Wooldridge
A Klipvis taken at the wildside in Port Elizabeth South Africa
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date posted posted: Tuesday, July 6, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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"Blacktips in the Sun" near Aliwal Shoal, South Africa.
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date posted posted: Monday, July 5, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: South Africa
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One of the few days with excellent visibility at Sodwana Bay by Louwrens De Lange
One of the few days with excellent visibility at Sodwana Bay
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date posted posted: Thursday, July 1, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Mozambique Channel South Africa
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Raggies are back in their numbers on Aliwal Shoal, nice to see some good numbers again
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 29, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Wide angle diver shot by Louwrens De Lange
Wide angle diver shot
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 29, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Mozambique Channel South Africa
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I like this one, especially the lighting in the back ground....hope you do to smile
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The light makes this shot - eerie!
39 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 29, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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35 meters depth, a bad visibility and a strong current ... everything we like in photography :-)
This stingray was a very big one ! Nice encounter.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 23, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Zambezi shark approaching ...
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 22, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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It's Sardine time again!!!
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date posted posted: Monday, June 21, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Nudi taken in Cape Town on the wreck of the Clan Stuart o... by Peter Foulds
Nudi taken in Cape Town on the wreck of the Clan Stuart off Simons Town..
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 6, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Gas Flame nudibranch shot in False Bay, Cape Town.
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date posted posted: Sunday, June 6, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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