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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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a gas flame nudibranch (Bonisa nakaza) perched on a kelp ... by Geoff Spiby
a gas flame nudibranch (Bonisa nakaza) perched on a kelp frond in False Bay, Cape Town
25 Votes
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a stitched panorama (5 pics taken vertically) of a reef (... by Geoff Spiby
a stitched panorama (5 pics taken vertically) of a reef (Batsata maze) in False Bay, Cape Town
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 30, 2009
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Canyon of river in 'Mpumalanga. by Alberto Romeo
Canyon of river in 'Mpumalanga.
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Sleeping crocodile in Kruger Park by Alberto Romeo
Sleeping crocodile in Kruger Park
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Sleeping hippo in Krugher park. by Alberto Romeo
Sleeping hippo in Krugher park.
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Shark School.
This is taken in Durban, using wide angle ... by Mikael Jigmo
Shark School.
This is taken in Durban, using wide angle lens, the Oceanic Black Tips Sharks was so nice and friendly. We had about 40-50 of them around us.
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Dampened penguins of South Africa. by Alberto Romeo
Dampened penguins of South Africa.
11 Votes
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Coral Rock Cod getting some cleaning done.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 16, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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I got one.
This is during the Sardine Run, a Cape Gannet... by Mikael Jigmo
I got one.
This is during the Sardine Run, a Cape Gannet has just catch a Sardine the Dolphins is chasing the Sardine to keep them as a ball, taken with Wide Angle and Natural light.
15 Votes
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nudibranch abstract - cerata of phyllodesmium serrata by Tony Makin
nudibranch abstract - cerata of phyllodesmium serrata
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date posted posted: Monday, December 14, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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crinoid abstract by Tony Makin
crinoid abstract
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, December 14, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Hello, who are you? by Mikael Jigmo
Hello, who are you?
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Flip of a Humpback.
This photo was taken in South Africa... by Mikael Jigmo
Flip of a Humpback.
This photo was taken in South Africa outside Mboyti.
19 Votes
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Diving in by Tony Makin
Diving in
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 5, 2009
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: South Africa
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Potatoe Bass-Sodwana Bay by Justin Barker
Potatoe Bass-Sodwana Bay
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 1, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Candy stripe anemome abstract. (don't use your imagination ) by Tony Makin
Candy stripe anemome abstract. (don't use your imagination )
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Pair of longnosed hawkfish.
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I've not seen a shot of two together before
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 29, 2009
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Pilot fish following a whale shark.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 27, 2009
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Action shot of a black tip turning, In have added some motion in PS.
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 27, 2009
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Honeycomb Eel with his trusty cleaner wrasse by Rene Schutte
Honeycomb Eel with his trusty cleaner wrasse
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 27, 2009
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Coral crab
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31 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 26, 2009
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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odd one out
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 26, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Raggie/ Ragged Tooth Shark aka Sand Tiger
Female 3m
1/4... by Rene Schutte
Raggie/ Ragged Tooth Shark aka Sand Tiger
Female 3m
1/4 mile Reef Sodwana, South Africa
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 24, 2009
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Small moray eel peeping
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 5, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Turtle chilling out on the reef.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 3, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Mountain stream by Tony Makin
Mountain stream
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 3, 2009
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: South Africa
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Clinid on noble coral by Tony Makin
Clinid on noble coral
9 Votes
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