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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

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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diving on the wreck of the Pietermaritzberg in False Bay ... by Geoff Spiby
diving on the wreck of the Pietermaritzberg in False Bay in 4 meter viz. Close focus on a nudibranch Bonisa nakaza
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 28, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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whooo hooo, low flying black tips
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 28, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Angry or not angry ? That's the question ... :-)
27 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 28, 2010
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: South Africa
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Stretch..... by Ronelle Walker
Stretch.....
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 25, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Tiger Shark...and she's a Beauty...a bit shy though
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33 Votes
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Curious!!
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Bull Sark's visit
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 23, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Rainbow eyes by Tony Makin
Rainbow eyes
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36 Votes
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Crowned nudibranch by Tony Makin
Crowned nudibranch
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Black Tip
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28 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 18, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Room with view on the Indian Ocean.
31 Votes
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Hippos sleeping at the sun near the river in Kruger Park by Alberto Romeo
Hippos sleeping at the sun near the river in Kruger Park
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Hippo swiming in a little lake in Kruger Park South Africa by Alberto Romeo
Hippo swiming in a little lake in Kruger Park South Africa
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Penguins in Bulders beach near  Cape Town cleaning themse... by Alberto Romeo
Penguins in Bulders beach near Cape Town cleaning themseves.
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Breaking wave. Taken by panning with a slow shutter speed... by Tony Makin
Breaking wave. Taken by panning with a slow shutter speed.The image was then processed as a pseudo HDR using Photomatix
11 Votes
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Black cheek moray with a cleaner shrimp.
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32 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 8, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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basket star by Geoff Spiby
basket star
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 8, 2010
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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tiny amphipods by Geoff Spiby
tiny amphipods
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 8, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Two Zambezi sharks in action.
25 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 8, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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early morning on the beach at Bettys Bay, Cape Town by Geoff Spiby
early morning on the beach at Bettys Bay, Cape Town
18 Votes
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snorkelling in the colourful caves at Oudekraal, Cape Town by Geoff Spiby
snorkelling in the colourful caves at Oudekraal, Cape Town
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date posted posted: Wednesday, March 3, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Hunter by Sergiy Glushchenko
Hunter
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37 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 2, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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The question is : how can I reach my buddy ? :-)
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 2, 2010
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Plow shell on the move by Tony Makin
Plow shell on the move
Runner Up - worthy of note but not a medal winner - an equal 4th place if you like! Runner Up 2010
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Now here is an ususual subject that Tony has captured the behavior of very well.
38 Votes
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PringleBay lighthouse- panoramic HDR
 by Tony Makin
PringleBay lighthouse- panoramic HDR
21 Votes
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My Latin is nonexistent but I think this is aptly named.......Bitetesverysores
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, February 26, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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What you looking at...huh
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36 Votes
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