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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Indian Ocean (3)

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Oceanic Blacktip, taken at Aliwal shoal. Extreme close-up, coming from the darkness!
By Kris Davies
posted Thursday, October 13, 2016
157 votes

Goliath Grouper, snapped moments before he tried to eat my strobe. Taken in Mozambique, Pacific Ocean.
By Kris Davies
posted Wednesday, January 25, 2017
144 votes

Raggy tooth shark, taken at the 'Cathedral' South Africa.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 21, 2016
142 votes

Oceanic Black-tip piercing through a bubble stream of a diver below. Taken at Aliwal shoal.
By Kris Davies
posted Wednesday, March 8, 2017
123 votes

Leopard Shark, relaxing at the 'Pinnacle' Mozambique.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, March 27, 2017
110 votes

Leafy Sea Dragon (Fetzendrachenfisch) , Australia - South Australia - Kangaroo Island
By Ralf Levc
posted Saturday, May 20, 2006
109 votes

Lots of Oceanic Blacktips taken at Aliwal Shoal, South Africa.
By Kris Davies
posted Wednesday, April 26, 2017
99 votes

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

Tortue verte
Mayotte
By Belec Antoine
posted Wednesday, September 9, 2009
92 votes

Estuarine Cod and Cleaner Wrasse. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 50D & Tokina 10-17
By Ross Gudgeon
posted Friday, June 12, 2009
90 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Indian Ocean

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Diving in Maldives
3 Votes
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Majestic fish from Tulamben, Bali.
4 Votes
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Pipefish twisting its way up an old mooring rope! by Dave Johnson
Pipefish twisting its way up an old mooring rope!
17 Votes
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Carcharias taurus by Claude Lespagne
Carcharias taurus
21 Votes
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black tip shark , South Africa Umkomaas by Claude Lespagne
black tip shark , South Africa Umkomaas
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Anse la Raie(Cove of Rays)Mauritius,north east Mauritius.... by Jean-Yves Bignoux
Anse la Raie(Cove of Rays)Mauritius,north east Mauritius.
Yep time to dive again ,just before another dive in northern Mauritius
5 Votes
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Back side left hull of the Azuma Maru shipwreck max depth... by Jean-Yves Bignoux
Back side left hull of the Azuma Maru shipwreck max depth 35m
Canon EOS 7D with 10-24mm Tamron lens,Ikelite housing ,DS160W Ikelite flash
2 Votes
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Turtle/Maldives/Canon 5Dmark4, 16-35mm Lens, S&S housing,INON z330*2
4 Votes
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Juvenile Harlequin Sweetlips by Dave Johnson
Juvenile Harlequin Sweetlips
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17 Votes
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Hairy Lobster - shot with a circular blur filter fitted t... by Dave Johnson
Hairy Lobster - shot with a circular blur filter fitted to a Nautical SMC and 100mm macro lens
9 Votes
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This Oceanic Blacktip was gaping and I shot at the perfec... by Kris Davies
This Oceanic Blacktip was gaping and I shot at the perfect moment with the diver in the background. Makes you take a second look! Taken at Aliwal Shoal
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19 Votes
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Pretty little hydroids ~ Sodwana Bay ~ South Africa
6 Votes
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Loggerhead Turtle ~ Sodwana Bay ~ South Africa
11 Votes
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A Black Throated Threefin illuminated using a Fluorescent... by Shane Hermans
A Black Throated Threefin illuminated using a Fluorescent strobe
7 Votes
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Green Turtle 1 Nuvilu Diving
8 Votes
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Mantis shrimp Nuvilu Diving
12 Votes
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Gororian Coral Fan Nuvilu Diving
8 Votes
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Soft corals
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 8, 2018
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Underwater Wizard by Henley Spiers
Underwater Wizard
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 7, 2018
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Patrolling. 

Cuttlefish guarding their eggs by Peet J Van Eeden
Patrolling.
Cuttlefish guarding their eggs
8 Votes
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Whip coral goby ~ Sodwana Bay, South Africa
13 Votes
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Manta
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 31, 2018
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Your Table is Ready Sir by Henley Spiers
Your Table is Ready Sir
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 31, 2018
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
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diy Blacklight used underwater on a shaws boxfish by Shane Hermans
diy Blacklight used underwater on a shaws boxfish
9 Votes
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Blacktip shark on Aliwali Shoal with an odd stab/bite? mark on it
15 Votes
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Diving with rays
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 27, 2018
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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"As the light fades...."
Curoius black tip pops up to the surface unexpectedly as I was about to pack it all up and head home........leant a lesson that day.......patience and this is nature.....you never know when something will happen!
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