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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From South Africa (81)

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This gentle giant cruised past me on The Sardine Run 2018.  Such enormous power in the tail.  Awe inspiring :)
By Gemma Dry
posted (Last month)
15 votes

The orange-red spiral of a red tube worm
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (This month)
14 votes

Hotlips 

Hotlips spider crab is unique to South African waters It derives its name from the red markings around its mouth
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (This month)
14 votes

The Armor of a Cape Sea Urchin
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (Last month)
13 votes

Hotlips

Hotlips is one of the two spider crabs unique to South African waters. It derived its name from red markings arounnd its mouth
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (last week)
13 votes

The cape Rock Crab is ever present at dive sites
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (This month)
12 votes

Basket star on a sea fan. I love the contrast colors
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (This month)
12 votes

Striped anemone shooting out white sticky defensive threads
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (last week)
12 votes

Colorful Klipvis in its red Palmate fan hideout
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (last week)
12 votes

The different colors and texture of a polished abalone
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (Last month)
11 votes
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nosediving great white shark by Geoff Spiby
nosediving great white shark
23 Votes
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Mellow Yellow

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an unusal stcked shoal Allen - I'm guessing they were hovering in a current?
28 Votes
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great white...they kept pulling the tuna head away as the... by Parvin Dabas
great white...they kept pulling the tuna head away as they're not allowed to feed
16 Votes
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blacktip.natural light using magic filter. by Parvin Dabas
blacktip.natural light using magic filter.
23 Votes
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Ragged tooth shark in Aliwal Shoal east coast. by Justin Barker
Ragged tooth shark in Aliwal Shoal east coast.
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 24, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Sardines Run-2008 by Sergiy Glushchenko
Sardines Run-2008
26 Votes
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Cleaning time....
27 Votes
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Whale Shark  off Sodwana  free diving. by Justin Barker
Whale Shark off Sodwana free diving.
23 Votes
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Black Tips
25 Votes
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Orange blenny.They are quite long when free swimmng,head ... by Louwrens De Lange
Orange blenny.They are quite long when free swimmng,head probably about 10% of body length
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 22, 2008
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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black tips by Parvin Dabas
black tips
15 Votes
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Whoops.......Run Forest Run.....only joking...pretty awesome sight though....
29 Votes
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enter the dragon by Parvin Dabas
enter the dragon
20 Votes
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Mushroom Coral Close-up by Victor Tabernero
Mushroom Coral Close-up

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nice newbie abstract
36 Votes
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Nebo, Bow Section - Just an awesome dive for panoramic Shots, this one was taken with ambient light only
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 18, 2008
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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view portfolio more shots by Allen Walker
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black-cheeked moray eyeing his lunch
Rocktail Bay, South... by Geoff Spiby
black-cheeked moray eyeing his lunch
Rocktail Bay, South Africa
21 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 18, 2008
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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blacktip with snorkeller by Parvin Dabas
blacktip with snorkeller
22 Votes
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Sure way of improving your breath hold ability....
21 Votes
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Taken on Aliwal Shoal, just ones of those shots I think really worked...(Taken with Sony W17 C.D.C.)
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We think it works too Allen - a nice compact shoal
48 Votes
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Honeycomb Moray big, big, big!!! by Victor Tabernero
Honeycomb Moray big, big, big!!!
37 Votes
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Honeycombe taken with Sony W17 C.D.C. and external flash in Sodwana Bay.
21 Votes
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Giant Reef Ray. Almost 1,90m disk diameter!!! by Victor Tabernero
Giant Reef Ray. Almost 1,90m disk diameter!!!
31 Votes
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clinid in a rockpool
False Bay
Cape Town by Geoff Spiby
clinid in a rockpool
False Bay
Cape Town
33 Votes
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Frogfish close-up.....
31 Votes
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Raggie, Aliwal Shaol, Cathederal.
47 Votes
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Cape rock lobster by Geoff Spiby
Cape rock lobster
11 Votes
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Whip Coral Goby taken on the Nebo, Aliwal Shoal. Came out a little different with some really basic changes!
51 Votes
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