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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

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Nikon F-100 with 60mm macro lens
By Geoff Spiby
posted Thursday, June 11, 2009
72 votes

Oceanic Blacktip, taken at Aliwal shoal. Extreme close-up, coming from the darkness!
By Kris Davies
posted Thursday, October 13, 2016
68 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

Whooohooo!
By Allen Walker
posted Tuesday, March 22, 2011
62 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

A Perfect Sunset
By Allen Walker
posted Wednesday, January 29, 2014
58 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From South Africa

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~ Soft Embrace ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Soft Embrace ~
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Anemone
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Reef of Aliwal Shoal with sunlight in the background by Kerri Keet
Reef of Aliwal Shoal with sunlight in the background
7 Votes
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Diver admiring the view over Aliwal Shoal by Kerri Keet
Diver admiring the view over Aliwal Shoal
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Little Flame
This is a little gasflame nudibranch, photographed at Photographer's Reef in Simon's Town
shortlistedShortlisted!
11 Votes
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Ragged Tooth shark in Cathedral by Kerri Keet
Ragged Tooth shark in Cathedral
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Frilly Nudibranch
Steenbras Deep - Gordon's Bay, South Africa
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10 Votes
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Cape Dorid
Drop Zone, South Africa
6 Votes
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Holding Hands
Dwarf Anemone, Gordon's Bay - South Africa
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17 Votes
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Klipfish, Steenbras Deep, Gordon's Bay, South Africa
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~ A Little Warmth ~ by Geo Cloete
~ A Little Warmth ~
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Submerging - the boundary between the surface and the deep by Kerri Keet
Submerging - the boundary between the surface and the deep
7 Votes
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~ Connecting the Dots ~
The Knysna Seahorse, the most th... by Geo Cloete
~ Connecting the Dots ~
The Knysna Seahorse, the most threaten seahorse in the world. Protecting it from extinction is in my option as important as any other creature. Each creatures has a crucial roll they fulfill & deserve our respect & protect...
5 Votes
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~ Desert Rose ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Desert Rose ~
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Raggie in the Cathedral - RSA
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~ Curly Sue ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Curly Sue ~
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~ Scuba Daddy ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Scuba Daddy ~
15 Votes
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~ I am Going to Get You ~ by Geo Cloete
~ I am Going to Get You ~
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~ Blink and You Miss It! ~ by Geo Cloete
~ Blink and You Miss It! ~
11 Votes
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Blacktip shark at Aliwal Shoal
8 Votes
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Juvenile cuttlefish on Hakskeen Reef in Hermanus - RSA
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Juvenile cuttlefish - Hakskeen Reef - Hermanus
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Sardine Run, getting into the mix..
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To witness such a beautiful scene and still be able to create excellent composition and snap the photo at exactly the right moment - that's what UW photography is all about!
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Visiting the "Dentists"
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Fish posing in a "window" on the wreck of the SAS Pieterm... by Kerri Keet
Fish posing in a "window" on the wreck of the SAS Pietermaritzburg
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I have a special fascination for toilets underwater and t... by Kerri Keet
I have a special fascination for toilets underwater and to my delight this weekend, I discovered that two toilets are now visible on the wreck of the SAS Pietermaritzburg!
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Angelfish by Kerri Keet
Angelfish
4 Votes
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