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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From South Africa (8)

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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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~ A Little on the Shy Side ~
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 25, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mozambique Channel South Africa
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~ Old Blue Eyes ~
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 24, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Mozambique Channel South Africa
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Let the sea set you free...
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Seal of approval
— Subal underwater housing, Zen DP230, Canon 1Dx, Canon EF8-15mm @ 15mm, f9 1/125, ISO400, Inon Z240 strobe
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date posted posted: Friday, October 23, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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~ Forest Dwellers ~
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 22, 2015
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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"The Approach"
Taken during a natural predation event of an Humpback Whale Carcass, no cages, just 2 to 3 GW's, 15+ Tigers, Bulls, Dusky's and Oceanic Black tips, a whale carcass and a few divers (who may be a little crazy)
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 21, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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~ Fancy Meeting You Here ~
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~ Electric Blue ~
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 20, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Mozambique Channel South Africa
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~ Mako Monday ~
I will happily take a blue Monday like this every week! Wishing you All a beautiful day!
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~ My Little Space Under the Sun ~
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'The tale of a whale.'
Canon 1Dx, Canon EF70-200mm @ 160mm, f10, 1/1000, ISO3200, Natural Light
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date posted posted: Friday, October 16, 2015
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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~ Mysterious ~
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~ Its Alive ~
After not being spotted for some time, I am very happy to report that recently the Sodwana Bay Seahorse has been spotted again..and by the look of things, it might be pregnant!
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 14, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mozambique Channel South Africa
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~ A Thousand Eyes ~
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~ Blow that Trumpet ~
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~ Crown ~
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~ No Explanation ~
I don't think any explanation is needed to say why I love Cape Town so much! wink
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Slow waves
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date posted posted: Monday, September 28, 2015
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific South Africa
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"Sneaky"
I cannot get enough of the different expressions the Oceanic Black Tips have when you photograph them! This guy behind the main shark in frame is just to cool.....its a "hehehe I have a plan" look!
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 24, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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~ Baobab Forest ~
Recently dived a newly discovered reef in Cape Town. The reef was fairly flat in topography, but interestingly had many Noble corals growing on it. Normally these are found on reefs with much more topography in our waters,
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Playing seal by Gino Symus
Playing seal
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 19, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: South Africa
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~ Captain Mosaic ~
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, September 18, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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Shark enjoying the sun... by Gino Symus
Shark enjoying the sun...
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 16, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: South Africa
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~ Shark Pond ~
One of my Happy places!
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~ A Splish And A Splash ~
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~ Davy Jones Sundeck ~
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date posted posted: Friday, September 11, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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~ Yes I am a Worm ~
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 10, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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