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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Indian Ocean (9)

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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

Oceanic Blacktip, taken at Aliwal shoal. Extreme close-up, coming from the darkness!
By Kris Davies
posted Thursday, October 13, 2016
70 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Indian Ocean

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Jelly world by Pietro Cremone
Jelly world
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Crowded condominium. A very busy anemone with a school of... by Pietro Cremone
Crowded condominium. A very busy anemone with a school of clownfishes.
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Twin sea slug (Goniobranchus geminus)
Olympus TG1 by Chris Rodrigues
Twin sea slug (Goniobranchus geminus)
Olympus TG1
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Whitemouth moray; Seychelles; Olympus TG1 by Chris Rodrigues
Whitemouth moray; Seychelles; Olympus TG1
12 Votes
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Blacktip shark at Aliwal Shoal
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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!
22 Votes
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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
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Beautiful temperate water garden surrounding an old barge... by Kerri Keet
Beautiful temperate water garden surrounding an old barge wreck
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Artificial Reef made from someone's lost shoe! by Kerri Keet
Artificial Reef made from someone's lost shoe!
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 17, 2016
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Best day of the season in the Similan Islands.
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date posted posted: Monday, August 15, 2016
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Indian Ocean Thailand
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Diver exploring an old wreck of a barge just off one of o... by Kerri Keet
Diver exploring an old wreck of a barge just off one of our beaches
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Nudi conveniently on top of a beautiful coral smile
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 14, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean Thailand
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Wreck - MV Kuhdi Maa
Japanese Freighter
Sunk 1999.
Maldives.
X-posure: 1/250th at f3.5 / Iso: 400
Natural light.
Panasonic 8mm lens
OMD - Nauticam housing.
Copyright all Rights reserved. Mandatory credit with image use: © 2014 Christian ...
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 10, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Oceanic Black Tip encounter with a macro lens
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 10, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
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SMILE! A playful parrotfish seem to smile at my dome by Pietro Cremone
SMILE! A playful parrotfish seem to smile at my dome
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Wow! Spectacular colors, excellent separation from the background, great angle and capture! Clear winner.
32 Votes
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Mr Potato and his little friends.
17 Votes
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EYE IN THE SKY - A jellyfish shot in a particular angle r... by Pietro Cremone
EYE IN THE SKY - A jellyfish shot in a particular angle resembles an eye!
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Potato Bass - Cathedral - Aliwal Shoal
12 Votes
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Twins
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"Ok"
Another attempt at a sunset "BT" image that is kinda ok.....
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date posted posted: Sunday, July 31, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Got my eye on you - Blacktips - Aliwal Shoal
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Having fun with lionfish
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Blacktip sharks - Aliwal Shoal - South Africa
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Puffer using an urchin to hide
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