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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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Nembrotha Aurea
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a cracker!
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 28, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Dusky nice and close
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35 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 27, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Risbecia pulchella
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date posted posted: Monday, October 25, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Dusky Shark
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nice clean shark shot
41 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 25, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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The Hunt, 3m viz......hmmmm
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I bet this put the bejeeberzzz up you coming out of the gloom!
36 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 18, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Mako shark, image shot off Cape Point.
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35 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 17, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Dusky 2
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 11, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Blue Shark taken off Cape Town
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 5, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Great White in early morning rays of light. Canon Ixus 85is and Inon Fisheye.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 3, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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Mountain stream by Tony Makin
Mountain stream
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24 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 3, 2010
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: South Africa
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At last....., taken 2 months to get this one!!
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Final RoundThrough to 2010 awards final round judging
43 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 25, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Sometimes the simple photo's also seem to work.
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 21, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Black Tip
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31 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 19, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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5 Gas flame nudi's sitting in a tree......
All 5 have a differeent colour variation, no nudi's were moved for the shot they were all on the one small bommie.
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, September 17, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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In the MIX!! Sorry about all the bubbles, just absolutely unavoidable...
Silver Medal Silver Medal 2010

Final RoundThrough to 2010 awards final round judging
30 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 11, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Port St. Johns by Sergiy Glushchenko
Port St. Johns
28 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 9, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Ceratosoma Ingozi
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24 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 7, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Dolphins round up sardines during the July sardine run in South Africa
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 5, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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What can I say...., could not think of an appropriate name for this one...., suggestions are open.....
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 1, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Dusky smile
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39 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 29, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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This is the view of the diving cape gannets, just as i su... by Paul Cowell
This is the view of the diving cape gannets, just as i surfaced after my baitball dive
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46 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 27, 2010
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Seven gill Cowshark by Tony Makin
Seven gill Cowshark
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 27, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Midas Blennie. Made of Gold
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 26, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Cape Gannets hurtling into the water next to me, hoping f... by Paul Cowell
Cape Gannets hurtling into the water next to me, hoping for a sardine dinner
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 25, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Blacktip by Kenneth Hicks
Blacktip
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 25, 2010
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Made it a lot darker than the original but I like it by Kenneth Hicks
Made it a lot darker than the original but I like it
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 24, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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long exposure HDR of the sunset over Cape Hangklip by Tony Makin
long exposure HDR of the sunset over Cape Hangklip
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