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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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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From South Africa

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Three friends by Collen Burrows
Three friends
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~ Back to The Future ~
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~ Technicolored Coat ~
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~ Turbulent Waters ~
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 24, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Mozambique Channel South Africa
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Yawning paperfish on Stringer Reef, Sodwana Bay, South Af... by Kerri Keet
Yawning paperfish on Stringer Reef, Sodwana Bay, South Africa. This shot won me 3rd place in the Intermediate Category of the Durban Undersea Club Shootout.
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A small klipfish rests on a sinuous sea fan at Photographer's Reef, Simon's Town - South Africa. Canon 7dmkii, Canon 60mm macro, Snooted YS-D1 strobe, Sea & sea housing.
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A four-coloured nudibranch photographed at Long Beach in ... by Kate Jonker
A four-coloured nudibranch photographed at Long Beach in Simon's Town. Canon 7dmkii, 60mm macro lense, snooted YS-D1 strobe.
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~ Electric Blue ~
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~ Just a Pajama Shark ~
And a lively colourful reef.
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~ A Love for Rust ~
Exploring the Port Midships section of the SAS Pietermaritzburg. Stepping back into history and paying respects.
#D-Day #WWII #Normandy #SAS_Pietermaritzburg
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A good viz day in Hermanus :-) Taken with Canon G16 in Nauticam Housing with 2 x Inon Z240 strobes
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date posted posted: Monday, May 23, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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Playful little pipefish in Hermanus
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date posted posted: Monday, May 23, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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~ Crystal Clear Chaos ~
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~ As Happy as Can Be! ~
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The MV Produce and her guardians.....
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date posted posted: Friday, May 20, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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~ Surrounded ~
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~ Old Blue Eyes ~
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Black Tip Reef Shark, Taken off Aliwal Shoal, Umkamaas, D... by Kenneth Hicks
Black Tip Reef Shark, Taken off Aliwal Shoal, Umkamaas, Durban at Sunset.
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~ Energy ~
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 17, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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"A Moment in Time"
An early birthday gift from the ocean yesterday, feeling blessed to have spent 2 days join the ocean witnessing some amazing natural events and behaviours.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 17, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Pump Station by Arne Gething
Pump Station
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date posted posted: Tuesday, May 17, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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"Bucket List 7"
Finally and thanks to my awesome waterman Emil!
"SSSS" - Sea, Sand, Sun, Shark!!!
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date posted posted: Monday, May 16, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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~ A Dash of Orange ~
Spotted this rather interesting looking comb type jelly whilst diving with Blue sharks and since it had this orange sphere in the center...well what can I say, I love orange smile
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 15, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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Rainbow Eyes by Arne Gething
Rainbow Eyes
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 15, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (South) South Africa
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Great hair day by Arne Gething
Great hair day
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, May 14, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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~ Midnight Blue ~
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~ House of Flying Daggers ~
This setting reminded me on the bamboo forest fighting fighting scene from the above movie.
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