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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From South Africa (41)

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2014

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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

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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Taken on Aliwal Shoal, just ones of those shots I think really worked...(Taken with Sony W17 C.D.C.)
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We think it works too Allen - a nice compact shoal
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Whip Coral Goby taken on the Nebo, Aliwal Shoal. Came out a little different with some really basic changes!
51 Votes
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blacktip with snorkeller by Parvin Dabas
blacktip with snorkeller
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 17, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Raggie, Aliwal Shaol, Cathederal.
47 Votes
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reflections in a rockpool
False Bay
Cape Town by Geoff Spiby
reflections in a rockpool
False Bay
Cape Town
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 4, 2008
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Sure way of improving your breath hold ability....
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 17, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Cape rock lobster by Geoff Spiby
Cape rock lobster
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 11, 2008
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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super close up of the cerata of a coral nudibranch-Phyllo... by Geoff Spiby
super close up of the cerata of a coral nudibranch-Phyllodesmium horridus. You can see the reddish coloured soft coral inside that it feeds on
Nikon D-200 with 60mm macro lens and 2 x converter
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 3, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Giant Reef Ray. Almost 1,90m disk diameter!!! by Victor Tabernero
Giant Reef Ray. Almost 1,90m disk diameter!!!
31 Votes
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mirror image-snorkelling in Cape Town by Geoff Spiby
mirror image-snorkelling in Cape Town
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a beautiful Great White Shark
Seal Isand
False Bay
Cap... by Geoff Spiby
a beautiful Great White Shark
Seal Isand
False Bay
Cape Town
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 21, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Cape clinid, False Bay, Cape Town by Geoff Spiby
Cape clinid, False Bay, Cape Town
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Too Huge to full fit in frame by Victor Tabernero
Too Huge to full fit in frame
43 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 7, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Sodwana always full of colour by Garth Whittaker
Sodwana always full of colour
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Honeycomb Moray big, big, big!!! by Victor Tabernero
Honeycomb Moray big, big, big!!!
37 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 15, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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tiger shark dive off umkomass,durban,south africa by Parvin Dabas
tiger shark dive off umkomass,durban,south africa
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 10, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Bonisa nakaza -the gas-flame nudibranch, common in the wa... by Geoff Spiby
Bonisa nakaza -the gas-flame nudibranch, common in the waters around Cape Town
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19 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, August 29, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Honeycombe taken with Sony W17 C.D.C. and external flash in Sodwana Bay.
21 Votes
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A small warrior, very agressive defending its home!! by Victor Tabernero
A small warrior, very agressive defending its home!!
50 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 9, 2008
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Cape crab on Ecklonia maxima kelp
Cape Peninsula Cape To... by geoff Spiby
Cape crab on Ecklonia maxima kelp
Cape Peninsula Cape Town
Nikon F-100 with 16mm lens
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great temperate waters wide angle Geoff
39 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 23, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Beard by Sergiy Glushchenko
Beard
11 Votes
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clinid in a rockpool
False Bay
Cape Town by Geoff Spiby
clinid in a rockpool
False Bay
Cape Town
33 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 14, 2008
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Free
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Ragged tooth shark.Seen in December at quarter mile reef ... by Louwrens De Lange
Ragged tooth shark.Seen in December at quarter mile reef Sodwan Bay where they give birth to their litter
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, August 18, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Frogfish close-up.....
31 Votes
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sardines run by Sergiy Glushchenko
sardines run
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, September 5, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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snorkeller in the kelp forest, False Bay, Cape Town by Geoff Spiby
snorkeller in the kelp forest, False Bay, Cape Town
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21 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 17, 2008
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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