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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Indian Ocean (5)

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

Raggy tooth shark, taken at the 'Cathedral' South Africa.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 21, 2016
130 votes

Goliath Grouper, snapped moments before he tried to eat my strobe. Taken in Mozambique, Pacific Ocean.
By Kris Davies
posted Wednesday, January 25, 2017
129 votes

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

Oceanic Black-tip piercing through a bubble stream of a diver below. Taken at Aliwal shoal.
By Kris Davies
posted Wednesday, March 8, 2017
106 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

Leopard Shark, relaxing at the 'Pinnacle' Mozambique.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, March 27, 2017
92 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
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Indian Ocean

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A nice clam, taken just before the closure by Fabrizio Torsani
A nice clam, taken just before the closure
9 Votes
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A wonderful nudibranch by Fabrizio Torsani
A wonderful nudibranch
6 Votes
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Underwater hills
9 Votes
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A very cryptic shrimp on a whip coral by Fabrizio Torsani
A very cryptic shrimp on a whip coral
11 Votes
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Gathering Food- Porcelain Crab by Peet J Van Eeden
Gathering Food- Porcelain Crab
14 Votes
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Longnose hawkfish couple by Peet J Van Eeden
Longnose hawkfish couple
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, June 23, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mozambique
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My bubble coral home by Peet J Van Eeden
My bubble coral home
20 Votes
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Nurse shark at night snorkeling
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 22, 2017
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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T O G E T H E R 
Barracuda @ The Magnet 
South Lombok (... by Irwin Ang
T O G E T H E R
Barracuda @ The Magnet
South Lombok (Belongas), Indonesia.
17 Votes
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Close focus
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Gili Sarang/Belongas
South Lombok, Indonesia. by Irwin Ang
R E E F
Gili Sarang/Belongas
South Lombok, Indonesia.
18 Votes
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Defending my home by Peet J Van Eeden
Defending my home
14 Votes
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Crab by Carsten Schroeder
Crab
3 Votes
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Fishes carousel by Raoul Caprez
Fishes carousel
17 Votes
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Little Bruce by Carsten Schroeder
Little Bruce
14 Votes
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Green by Carsten Schroeder
Green
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 8, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Hide & seek - Manta & pilot fish at a night dive
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, June 7, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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The Stella Maru Shipwreck,Republic of Mauritius.Republiqu... by Jean-Yves Bignoux
The Stella Maru Shipwreck,Republic of Mauritius.Republique de Maurice.Jean-Yves Bignoux
7 Votes
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Yellow stripped Cardinal Fish.Jean-Yves Bignoux
Grand Ba... by Jean-Yves Bignoux
Yellow stripped Cardinal Fish.Jean-Yves Bignoux
Grand Baie ,Mauritius
6 Votes
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Australian sea lion (IUCN endangered species) making bubb... by Philippe Gerber
Australian sea lion (IUCN endangered species) making bubbles off the coast of Green Head (Western Australia) in the Fishermans Island Nature Reserve.
12 Votes
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'Portrait of an Oceanic Blacktip' - Taken at Aliwal Shoals, South Africa
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21 Votes
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Goby on coral
20 Votes
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One of the many caves at Situ island Mozambique by Peet J Van Eeden
One of the many caves at Situ island Mozambique
13 Votes
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Enlightened by Peet J Van Eeden
Enlightened
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Feeding by Peet J Van Eeden
Feeding
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 1, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mozambique
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UFO encounter
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, June 1, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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A solitary, territorial, but inqusitive long nose Hawkfish by Peet J Van Eeden
A solitary, territorial, but inqusitive long nose Hawkfish
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 31, 2017
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mozambique
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