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Atlantic Grey Seal and Sun Rays, Lundy Island
By Nick Blake
posted Monday, July 22, 2013
62 votes

Compass Jellyfish and sunburst, Lundy Island
By Nick Blake
posted Monday, June 23, 2014
52 votes

I wanted a shot of the stern of the Giannis D, but there were loads of divers on the wreck. Waiting until the last moments of the dive as everyone headed for safety stops I got this shot in peace and quiet! 
Nikon D300, 10.5mm Fisheye, Magic Filter
By Nick Blake
posted Monday, February 14, 2011
51 votes

A spectacular natural light show in the caves of Jackfish Alley made for a memorable dive.
By Nick Blake
posted Sunday, April 3, 2011
49 votes


By Nick Blake
posted Thursday, July 7, 2011
47 votes

Sunrise at Abersoch, North Wales
By Nick Blake
posted Sunday, February 20, 2011
45 votes

A shot of a whale shark feeding during a recent trip to Djibouti.
Nikon D300 & natural light.
By Nick Blake
posted Saturday, January 21, 2012
40 votes

Ebbing tide at Abersoch, North Wales
By Nick Blake
posted Monday, December 19, 2011
39 votes

The Caves of St Johns, Red Sea.
Nikon D300 & Tokina 10-17mm
By Nick Blake
posted Thursday, February 3, 2011
38 votes

Wraysbury Lake's London Taxi Cab and Diver, taken with a Sigma Circular fish eye. Black & white conversion
By Nick Blake
posted Saturday, December 10, 2011
38 votes
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Kukulkan Cenote - Yucatan Peninsular, Mexico by Nick Blake
Kukulkan Cenote - Yucatan Peninsular, Mexico
shortlistedShortlisted!
15 Votes
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Sunrise over Colliemore Harbour,
Dublin, Ireland
13 Votes
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'Angelita'
19 Votes
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Kittiwake and diver
Grand Cayman
23 Votes
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'Out of the Blue'
Riviera Maya, Mexico.
19 Votes
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'The Pit'
Yucatan Peninsular, Mexico
Nikon D810, sigma 15mm fisheye, f4.5,1/30sec,ISO 3200
Runner Up Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!
Final RoundThrough to 2016 awards final round judging

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Editor's Comment
Looks like something out of a fairy tale! Great timing on this shot and lovely composition.
23 Votes
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A diver explores Ponderosa Cenote, Mexico.
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18 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, May 2, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Mexico
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Schooling Bohar Snappers at Ras Mohammed.
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, April 22, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Blue Shark,Cornwall - UK
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10 Votes
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Jill Torpedo Bomber, Truk Lagoon
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 17, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific Micronesia
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Red Sea Sunset, Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
15 Votes
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'The Light Shines On'
Diver in Kukulkan Cenote, Yucatan Peninsular, Mexico
Gold Medal Gold Medal 2016
Runner Up Monthly HotShots
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Editor's Comment
Awesome Cenotes shot! Very nice symmetry!
26 Votes
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'Coming up for air'
Atlantic Grey Seal, Lundy Island, UK by Nick Blake
'Coming up for air'
Atlantic Grey Seal, Lundy Island, UK
9 Votes
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Jet Plane. Capernwray, Lancashire, UK by Nick Blake
Jet Plane. Capernwray, Lancashire, UK
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7 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 29, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: United Kingdom
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Stern view of the Thistlegorm wreck, Red Sea. by Nick Blake
Stern view of the Thistlegorm wreck, Red Sea.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 23, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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'Hello Cheeky'
An excited and boisterous atlantic grey s... by Nick Blake
'Hello Cheeky'
An excited and boisterous atlantic grey seal at Lundy Island, UK
Gold Medal Gold Medal 2015

Final RoundThrough to 2015 awards final round judging
19 Votes
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Thistlegorm Truck, Red Sea, Egypt. by Nick Blake
Thistlegorm Truck, Red Sea, Egypt.
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13 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 7, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Blue Shark, Cornwall, UK by Nick Blake
Blue Shark, Cornwall, UK
13 Votes
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Comb jelly and sunburst, Lundy Island, UK by Nick Blake
Comb jelly and sunburst, Lundy Island, UK
shortlistedShortlisted!
25 Votes
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Blue Shark, Cornwall, UK by Nick Blake
Blue Shark, Cornwall, UK
shortlistedShortlisted!
15 Votes
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Stern view of the Gosei Maru wreck, Truk Lagoon by Nick Blake
Stern view of the Gosei Maru wreck, Truk Lagoon
Runner Up - worthy of note but not a medal winner - an equal 4th place if you like! Runner Up 2015

Final RoundThrough to 2015 awards final round judging
15 Votes
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Atlantic Grey Seal, Longships Seal Colony, Lands End, Cor... by Nick Blake
Atlantic Grey Seal, Longships Seal Colony, Lands End, Cornwall.
Nikon D810,20mm lens, natural light
8 Votes
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October Sunrise at Selsey by Nick Blake
October Sunrise at Selsey
shortlistedShortlisted!
20 Votes
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A Tompot Blenny resides inside an empty shell - Selsey Li... by Nick Blake
A Tompot Blenny resides inside an empty shell - Selsey Lifeboat Station, UK
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20 Votes
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A ghostly figure amidst military remnants, Ras Katy - Red... by Nick Blake
A ghostly figure amidst military remnants, Ras Katy - Red Sea
Model: Kat Felton
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 7, 2014
date posted category: Fashion
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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A spider crab rests on kelp on the Knoll Pins, Lundy Island by Nick Blake
A spider crab rests on kelp on the Knoll Pins, Lundy Island
20 Votes
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Compass Jellyfish and sunburst, Lundy Island by Nick Blake
Compass Jellyfish and sunburst, Lundy Island
shortlistedShortlisted!
23 Votes
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