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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

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

Raggy tooth shark, taken at the 'Cathedral' South Africa.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 21, 2016
83 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
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From South Africa

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The first time underwater fluorescence has been investiga... by Kerri Keet
The first time underwater fluorescence has been investigated and documented in South Africa - specifically the unique waters of Cape Town. I was very excited to see if we had any fluorescence in temperate waters as it is well known to occur in tropic
9 Votes
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~ Lady Bug ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Lady Bug ~
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Grumpy Cat- sorry I mean Grumpy Fish by Peet J Van Eeden
Grumpy Cat- sorry I mean Grumpy Fish
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date posted posted: Monday, October 10, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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I spotted a blue spotted klipfish by Peet J Van Eeden
I spotted a blue spotted klipfish
8 Votes
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"Controlled Chaos" - Taken on the annual Sardine Run, Transkei Wild Coast, South Africa
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Oceanic Blacktip, taken at Aliwal shoal. Extreme close-up... by Kris Davies
Oceanic Blacktip, taken at Aliwal shoal. Extreme close-up, coming from the darkness!
shortlistedShortlisted!
91 Votes
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~ Sun Kissed ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Sun Kissed ~
7 Votes
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Humpback waving good bye by Uwe Schmolke
Humpback waving good bye
9 Votes
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~ What a Beautiful World ~ by Geo Cloete
~ What a Beautiful World ~
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Curiosity by Peet J Van Eeden
Curiosity
17 Votes
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Guess who is the female? They start life as males and may... by Peet J Van Eeden
Guess who is the female? They start life as males and may change to a female if needed
15 Votes
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~ Ghost Bear Hug ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Ghost Bear Hug ~
8 Votes
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~ Royalty ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Royalty ~
19 Votes
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~ Feeling a Little Blue ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Feeling a Little Blue ~
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12 Votes
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Guardian over the ocean life. A lighthouse at the Cape Pe... by Peet J Van Eeden
Guardian over the ocean life. A lighthouse at the Cape Peninsula South Africa
17 Votes
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Spiny starfish Stone hard but mobile and a voracious pred... by Peet J Van Eeden
Spiny starfish Stone hard but mobile and a voracious predator
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 1, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South Africa
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~ Uber Cuteness ~
This was the cutest thing I have seen ... by Geo Cloete
~ Uber Cuteness ~
This was the cutest thing I have seen in person for a while. It was a bady octopus in a white mussel shell. Every now and again it would open the shell with its tiny arms and peak out.
6 Votes
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stripes without the stars by Peet J Van Eeden
stripes without the stars
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 11, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Roses of the Sea-False Plum anemone by Peet J Van Eeden
Roses of the Sea-False Plum anemone
12 Votes
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Watchful Eye!
Common Octopus
18 Votes
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Blue bottle bobbing around in a tidal pool at Kalk Bay by Kerri Keet
Blue bottle bobbing around in a tidal pool at Kalk Bay
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A different seahorse- longsnout pipefish in eelgrass by Peet J Van Eeden
A different seahorse- longsnout pipefish in eelgrass
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~ Y ~
Note the Y split at the top of one of the cerata o... by Geo Cloete
~ Y ~
Note the Y split at the top of one of the cerata of this nudibranch.
Over the years I have spotted three different nudibranch, different species as well, which had similar splits on their rhinophores.
13 Votes
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Glowing strawberry anemones in UV light by Peet J Van Eeden
Glowing strawberry anemones in UV light
23 Votes
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Grasping hands of a Basket Star catching food particles r... by Peet J Van Eeden
Grasping hands of a Basket Star catching food particles raining from above
16 Votes
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~ Reflection ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Reflection ~
9 Votes
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Hotlips spider crab, Roman Rock, Simon's Town - South Africa
9 Votes
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