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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
160 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
151 votes

Raggy tooth shark, taken at the 'Cathedral' South Africa.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, November 21, 2016
147 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
130 votes

Leopard Shark, relaxing at the 'Pinnacle' Mozambique.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, March 27, 2017
117 votes

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

Lots of Oceanic Blacktips taken at Aliwal Shoal, South Africa.
By Kris Davies
posted Wednesday, April 26, 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

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
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Indian Ocean

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These longfine bannerfishes came at the right time, on th... by Svetoslav Dimitrov
These longfine bannerfishes came at the right time, on the right place - against the deep blu of the coral wall
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Natural frame by Svetoslav Dimitrov
Natural frame
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The corals and the diver seems to be easy picture for a s... by Svetoslav Dimitrov
The corals and the diver seems to be easy picture for a shot. Not and this one, but finaly I made it
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This is Tornado, a shore fired of my son. Guess why he na... by Svetoslav Dimitrov
This is Tornado, a shore fired of my son. Guess why he name the shark like this:-) The picture is part of the first underwater photography attempts of my 10 years old son.
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Bah Humbug! by Henley Spiers
Bah Humbug!
6 Votes
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planet OCEAN ... false bay in South Africa: plenty of lif... by Claudia Weber-Gebert
planet OCEAN ... false bay in South Africa: plenty of life in all colours
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13 Votes
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Flamingos in a very early morning in a small lake by the ... by Sevil Gurel Peker
Flamingos in a very early morning in a small lake by the Indian ocean
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Clown fish and trigger fish
Maldives .
Nikon D800E , macro wide , two strobo
10 Votes
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Nurse shark in the sunset
Fish eye with Super dome
Nikon D800E
6 Votes
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The moment of the shot.
Nikon D800E , 10,5 mm fish eye
5 Votes
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Thorunna sp. Pink and purple nudi about 5mm. It has 4 longitudinal white bands on its back, I shot it in Anila, Philippines
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This composition in red was facinating to capture by Svetoslav Dimitrov
This composition in red was facinating to capture
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sweetlips were easy to be cought. Don't ask about the div... by Svetoslav Dimitrov
sweetlips were easy to be cought. Don't ask about the diver behind, he was swept away by the curent:-)
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 28, 2018
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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It was a pleasure to have both subjects posing - the dive... by Svetoslav Dimitrov
It was a pleasure to have both subjects posing - the diver itself and the sweet lips
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date posted posted: Sunday, November 25, 2018
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Batfish
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Soft coral grows on the hull of the Jebedah shipwreck Mau... by Jean-Yves Bignoux
Soft coral grows on the hull of the Jebedah shipwreck Mauritius.35metres
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Emily and Water Lilly Shipwreck .Mauritius by Jean-Yves Bignoux
Emily and Water Lilly Shipwreck .Mauritius
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Squadron
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 15, 2018
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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view portfolio more shots by Sigitas Sirvydas
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Manta
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, September 14, 2018
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Coral reef formations in Mon Choisy Mauritius. by Jean-Yves Bignoux
Coral reef formations in Mon Choisy Mauritius.
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A magic moment a few years ago. This beauty appearing as ... by Daniel Lamborn
A magic moment a few years ago. This beauty appearing as a big shadow in the blue and slowly passing right by.
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Maalhos Thila site full of soft corals at 20_24 meters by Sevil Gurel Peker
Maalhos Thila site full of soft corals at 20_24 meters
11 Votes
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Clownfish with it's usual Sea Anemone by Jean-Yves Bignoux
Clownfish with it's usual Sea Anemone
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This gentle giant cruised past me on The Sardine Run 2018. Such enormous power in the tail. Awe inspiring smile
15 Votes
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Oceanic Blacktip shark cuts through the water against a stormy sky.
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A humpback whale tail slapping on the Sardine Run 2018
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Walking on Mars
Tiny amphipod perches on top of a small ... by Kate Jonker
Walking on Mars
Tiny amphipod perches on top of a small cuttlefish egg.
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18 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 25, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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