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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

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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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east coast rock lobster, Aliwal Shoal, South Africa by Geoff Spiby
east coast rock lobster, Aliwal Shoal, South Africa
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votes: 23
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 3, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Two Silver nudibranches mating, you can see the one on th... by Anthony Wooldridge
Two Silver nudibranches mating, you can see the one on the right starting to lay eggs, Taken at Gasmic Reef in Port Elizabeth with a Canon S570is. ISO100 F2.6 1/60
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Tuesday, June 3, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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AMPHIPOD by Tony Makin
AMPHIPOD
votes: 16
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Manta Ray taken at Sodwana Bay, South Africa on Bikini reef. by Paul Hunter
Manta Ray taken at Sodwana Bay, South Africa on Bikini reef.
votes: 7
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A close up of a feather duster worm taken at Moonie 3 in ... by Anthony Wooldridge
A close up of a feather duster worm taken at Moonie 3 in Port Elizabeth, Canon S570is ISO100 F2.6 1/60
votes: 7
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 28, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Point and shoot camera by Louwrens De Lange
Point and shoot camera
votes: 22
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date posted posted: Monday, May 26, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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A Gas Flame Nudibranch taken at Moonie 3 reef in Port Eli... by Anthony Wooldridge
A Gas Flame Nudibranch taken at Moonie 3 reef in Port Elizabeth. ISO100 f2.6 1/60 on a Canon S570is

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Port Elizabeth is getting a high rating in our dive site database, no wonder with subjects like this
votes: 44
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no strobe,no filters.taken during cage dive by Joseph O*connor
no strobe,no filters.taken during cage dive
votes: 14
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feather-duster worm by Jessica Hugo
feather-duster worm
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 24, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: South Africa
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Divers on Scotsman Reef in Port Elizabeth, taken with a C... by Anthony Wooldridge
Divers on Scotsman Reef in Port Elizabeth, taken with a Canon S570is, ISO200 f2.6,1/40
votes: 18
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 22, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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very close encounter with a great white shark-its fin is ... by Geoff Spiby
very close encounter with a great white shark-its fin is bumping my dome port
10.5mm lens
votes: 15
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 20, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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This common cuttlefish was hovering motionless in the wat... by Dieter Stegemann
This common cuttlefish was hovering motionless in the water and allowed me to get in very close. Camera set on macro I slowly inched closer to focus on the creatures eye. Taken with Canon Powershot A 710is housed in Canon WP-DC6 case.
votes: 9
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 20, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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a silver nudibranch and its eggs by Geoff Spiby
a silver nudibranch and its eggs
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Monday, May 19, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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My girlfriend at Miracle Waters, just add water!! by Werner Van Der Berg
My girlfriend at Miracle Waters, just add water!!
votes: 12
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date posted posted: Monday, May 19, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: South Africa
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Butterfly Fish in an underwater frame!, shot with my firs... by Shane Willard
Butterfly Fish in an underwater frame!, shot with my first underwater camera, an olympus C 60.
votes: 6
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date posted posted: Monday, May 19, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Paperfish,pink form by Louwrens De Lange
Paperfish,pink form
votes: 5
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date posted posted: Monday, May 19, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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I took the morning off work to see the white sharks at Se... by Geoff Spiby
I took the morning off work to see the white sharks at Seal Island, Cape Town and was rewarded with my first "airjaws" pics.
votes: 31
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Is this nitrogen narcoses? by Werner Van Der Berg
Is this nitrogen narcoses?
votes: 16
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 15, 2008
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: South Africa
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Taken during safety stop by Louwrens De Lange
Taken during safety stop
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 15, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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A plethora of silver nudi's, taken at Gasmic Reef in Port... by Anthony Wooldridge
A plethora of silver nudi's, taken at Gasmic Reef in Port Elizabeth. Canon A570is ISO100 F2.6 1/60
votes: 15
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 15, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Inland diving site-Miracle Waters. by Werner Van Der Berg
Inland diving site-Miracle Waters.
votes: 16
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 14, 2008
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: South Africa
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Puffer Fish by Jessica Hugo
Puffer Fish
votes: 6
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An octopus photographed at Bell Bouy reef in Port Elizabe... by Anthony Wooldridge
An octopus photographed at Bell Bouy reef in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. Canon S570is iso200, F2.6 1/60
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 14, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Close up Porcupine Puffer fish by Louwrens De Lange
Close up Porcupine Puffer fish
votes: 15
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date posted posted: Monday, May 12, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Star Walls off Hout Bay, Cape Town by Geoff Spiby
Star Walls off Hout Bay, Cape Town
votes: 17
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 11, 2008
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Bonisa nakaza- the gas flame nudibranch which is usually ... by Geoff Spiby
Bonisa nakaza- the gas flame nudibranch which is usually blue and yellow
votes: 10
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 8, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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A goby peeking out of his hole in some Lace Coral,  ISO20... by Anthony Wooldridge
A goby peeking out of his hole in some Lace Coral, ISO200 1/60 2.6
votes: 14
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date posted posted: Thursday, May 8, 2008
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date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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