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Blue shark - offshore Cape Point
The Rockpool
copper shark
The Hide Away
Silvertip nudibranch taking shelter underneath a false plume sea-anemone
Proud parent and off-springs. Sea anemones can reproduce normally but can also clone asexually
Breaking waves over a carpet of colorful sandy anemones in the intertidal zone
Find the hide-away octopus
A carpet of square-mouth striped anemones
Baby Basket Star
The Circle of Life
Gas flame Nudibranchs paring up for reproduction
A huge loggerhead popping in to say hi, this guy was super curious and followed by hundreds of bait fish.
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Breaking waves filling a rockpool in the ongoing cycle of low and high tide
Good old Cape green water with some sun breaking through from the surface, just enough to highlight this beautiful blue shark!
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Underwater Rainbow
The Safety Stop
On a clear day you can see forever
Klipfish and friend
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Rock pool at Bloubergstrand, Cape Town
Red Fan worm fully deployed
Striped Sea Anemone
The rare walking Sea Anemone
Reaching Out
Basket Star on a Palmate Sea fan
Angelshark (Squatina Squatina)
- Listed as 'Critically Endangered' on the IUCN Red List
Juvenile Scribbled leatherjacket filefish. Cloudy day made the conditions perfect to shoot out the wonderful colors of the subject with a dark background.
Crowned Nudibranch- proud mother and egg ribbon
West Coast Lobster on the cold Atlantic side of the Cape Peninsula
Boxing Gloves with a sting
Spherules or defense mechanism of a False Plum Sea Anemone to defend its territory. These Spherules contain stinging cells or nematocysts
Silvertip Nudibranch
Mother and Child
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