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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From South Africa (10)

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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

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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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2002 Entries Found: Page 10  of  75
Shot off Scottburgh in the region of Aliwal Shoal in blue water while diving with ScubaXcursions.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 9, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Blacktop with Remora Sidekicks - Aliwal Shoal- South Africa by Gemma Dry
Blacktop with Remora Sidekicks - Aliwal Shoal- South Africa
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 9, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Hot Lips!  Potato Bass - Aliwal Shoal - South Africa by Gemma Dry
Hot Lips! Potato Bass - Aliwal Shoal - South Africa
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A Dutoiti Dottyback (Pseudochromis dutoiti) . One of the benefits of using a 100mm macro lens instead of the shorter 60mm, one can take shots of the more skittish species too.
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A Durban Dancer shrimp mounting a Honeycomb eel fro soem spa treatment. Roonies reef, Sodwana Bay
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date posted posted: Monday, February 8, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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The beautiful coastline of Kommetjie as one looks back towards Chapmans peak
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African Chromodoris, Sodwana B ay
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 7, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Golden Blennie, a beautiful little fish.
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 6, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Blacktip - Aliwal Shoal - South Africa by Gemma Dry
Blacktip - Aliwal Shoal - South Africa
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Fantastic capture of this Blacktip. Nice shot Gemma!
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 4, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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~ Looking Down the Barrel ~
Dimension from left to right represents 7mm
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 3, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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Harlequin Shrimp taken at Cathedral dive site on Aliwal S... by Gemma Dry
Harlequin Shrimp taken at Cathedral dive site on Aliwal Shoal
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 3, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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~ A Darker Shade of Blue ~
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I saw this "Double-Decker" fish on a dive by Charl Bezuidenhout
I saw this "Double-Decker" fish on a dive
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date posted posted: Friday, January 22, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South Africa
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The living and the dead.......sea urchin hiding under a s... by Philip Goets
The living and the dead.......sea urchin hiding under a skeleton
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~ Silence ~
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~ Prowling ~
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~ Bad Hair Day ~
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~ Anemone Mile ~
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 13, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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Black Nudibranch photographed at Blousteen in Gordon's Ba... by Kate Jonker
Black Nudibranch photographed at Blousteen in Gordon's Bay South Africa. Munching his latest meal (as all Nudibranchs seem to do)
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Ocean 'Candy' by Philip Goets
Ocean 'Candy'
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date posted posted: Monday, January 11, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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Yellow Anemone by Philip Goets
Yellow Anemone
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Purple Anemone - Hermanus RSA by Gemma Dry
Purple Anemone - Hermanus RSA
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 5, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Friends over for supper by Bernard Groenewald
Friends over for supper
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date posted posted: Friday, January 1, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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~ Wishing You All a Yawn Dropping Beautiful New Year ~
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~ Cornered ~
When the seals deiced to join you in the little swim through you have found smile
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~ Its the Little Parts which Forms the Bigger Picture ~
Diving with shoals of fish is a dream past time of mine, but not so easy to capture a photo which is not just a photo of a school of fish. Having all the little ones form a much bigger fish.
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~ Their Two Worlds ~
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