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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Indian Ocean (11)

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Leafy Sea Dragon (Fetzendrachenfisch) , Australia - South Australia - Kangaroo Island
By Ralf Levc
posted Saturday, May 20, 2006
109 votes

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

Tortue verte
Mayotte
By Belec Antoine
posted Wednesday, September 9, 2009
92 votes

Estuarine Cod and Cleaner Wrasse. Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Canon 50D & Tokina 10-17
By Ross Gudgeon
posted Friday, June 12, 2009
90 votes

For the remoras this big manta was a nice place to take a ride to somewhere else.
By Esteban Toré
posted Wednesday, January 14, 2009
89 votes

Female Tiger Shark,natural light, what an awesome animal!
By Roger Horrocks
posted Monday, March 6, 2006
79 votes


By Tobias Friedrich
posted Wednesday, December 14, 2011
79 votes

Amazing dolphin pod action in this years sardine run.
By Paul Cowell
posted Tuesday, August 10, 2010
76 votes

Napoleon Fish and scubagirl
By Alberto D'este
posted Friday, April 18, 2008
75 votes

Freediving with this female whaleshark in Mozambique was a stunning experience. Sea & sea MM2 ex +16mm
By Andrew Woodburn
posted Friday, February 14, 2003
70 votes
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In a way an over under of a section of reef found at "Doodles", Ponta, Mozambique.
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date posted posted: Monday, January 6, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mozambique
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Grey Reef Shark, Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos "wheeleri". I... by Robin Nagy
Grey Reef Shark, Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos "wheeleri". I was trying to change the contrast of the original photo and stumbled across contour lines which gave it a 'grainy' effect. I liked the confronting/ironic effect of a soft pink shark.
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Blacktip reef baby sharks; Nikon D3, Zoom f2.8/14-24 mm, ... by Frank Schneider
Blacktip reef baby sharks; Nikon D3, Zoom f2.8/14-24 mm, Seacam housing, two strobes Seacam 150 Digital
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 4, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Fish and diver - wide angle shot. The fish came so close ... by Atle Ove Martinussen
Fish and diver - wide angle shot. The fish came so close and was very curious.
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date posted posted: Friday, December 27, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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So annoying to have other males trying to steal my 'girl'.
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, December 16, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Manta gives  a smile by Steve Laycock
Manta gives a smile
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 17, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Indonesia
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Swimming with the king by Jonathan Sala
Swimming with the king
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, January 6, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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This shot is of my husband whilst we were snorkelling on ... by Rachel Bartlett
This shot is of my husband whilst we were snorkelling on Rottnest Island, Western Australia. I used a GoPro camera to take the shot.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, January 1, 2014
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Under water christmas tree by Peet J Van Eeden
Under water christmas tree
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 22, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Posing Starfish -- My photos are uploaded for testing pur... by Tal Mor
by: Tal Mor
Posing Starfish -- My photos are uploaded for testing purposes only --
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date posted posted: Thursday, December 12, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Had an amazing dive in Sodwana on a reef called Roonies, we were very fortunate to find a whole load of juvenile fish finding refuge around a section of reef, this was one of the images taken.
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Scuba diving on the HMAS Swan, Dunsborough, WA by Rachel Bartlett
Scuba diving on the HMAS Swan, Dunsborough, WA
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Spiral fanworms by Peet J Van Eeden
Spiral fanworms
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date posted posted: Monday, December 23, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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-- My images are upload for testing purposes only, they d... by Tal Mor
by: Tal Mor
-- My images are upload for testing purposes only, they do not compete --
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date posted posted: Friday, December 13, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Model and lionfish; Model: Leda; Nikon D3, Zoom f2.8/14-2... by Frank Schneider
Model and lionfish; Model: Leda; Nikon D3, Zoom f2.8/14-24 mm, Seacam housing, two strobes Seacam 150 Digital
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 4, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mauritius
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st gilles boucan by Joel Oosterlinck
st gilles boucan
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 25, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean Reunion
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The art of tunicates
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date posted posted: Friday, December 13, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Indonesia
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Silver tip nudibranch by Peet J Van Eeden
Silver tip nudibranch
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 4, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Fiery Nudibranch by Peet J Van Eeden
Fiery Nudibranch
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date posted posted: Saturday, December 28, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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gobie nain sur un corail fil de fer
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 17, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Sri Lanka
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By the jetty. by Hamid Rad
By the jetty.
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 5, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Cape silver tip by Peet J Van Eeden
Cape silver tip
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 29, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Red Spot Glossodoris in Raja Ampat Indonesia by Brian Perry
Red Spot Glossodoris in Raja Ampat Indonesia
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 17, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean Indonesia
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This is  my home by Peet J Van Eeden
This is my home
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date posted posted: Monday, January 6, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Tanzania
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Fiery nudibranch by Peet J Van Eeden
Fiery nudibranch
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 31, 2013
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Anemonefish. I could happily spend a whole dive watching ... by John Yarrow
Anemonefish. I could happily spend a whole dive watching their antics.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, December 18, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mauritius
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Take two.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 10, 2013
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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