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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Indian Ocean (3)

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A study in Black and White.The beauty of a feather-duster worm
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (6 days ago)
19 votes

A frilly love affair. Frilled nudibranchs
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (last week)
17 votes

Mother and Child- The Gas flame Nudibranch family
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (Last month)
16 votes

Gorgonia portrait from Maldives.
By Taner Atilgan
posted (last week)
16 votes

Into the Blue. A blue shark in deep blue water 30 sea miles from Cape Point, South Africa
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (Last month)
15 votes

Snoopy! Australian Sealions, Western Australia
By Troy Mayne
posted (Last month)
15 votes

Colorful Tube Worms
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (Last month)
15 votes

Inseparable. Two interwoven violet spotted sea anemones
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (This month)
15 votes


By Allen Walker
posted (This month)
15 votes


By Allen Walker
posted (last week)
15 votes
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I took some sunset shots from the water but the visibilit... by Kerri Keet
I took some sunset shots from the water but the visibility wasn't great... as I got out, I noticed that the tide had dropped low enough for me to hop into a rock pool and get some interesting sundown shots!
4 Votes
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Raggy tooth shark, taken at the 'Cathedral' South Africa. by Kris Davies
Raggy tooth shark, taken at the 'Cathedral' South Africa.
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 21, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Close encounter with an Oceanic Blacktip Shark at Aliwal ... by Kerri Keet
Close encounter with an Oceanic Blacktip Shark at Aliwal Shoal, South Africa
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, November 21, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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A couple of banded toadfish Hide in the sand, only showin... by Shane Hermans
A couple of banded toadfish Hide in the sand, only showing their opalescent eyes to passersby.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 18, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Oceanic Blacktip Shark admiring his reflection in my dome by Kerri Keet
Oceanic Blacktip Shark admiring his reflection in my dome
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 18, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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A perfect picture highlighting the benign nature of shark... by Kerri Keet
A perfect picture highlighting the benign nature of sharks. The diver wasn't even aware that he wasn't the center of attraction in the shot, until the shark swam in between us.
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 17, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Beautifully fluorescent anemone by Kerri Keet
Beautifully fluorescent anemone
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 16, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Reef in Balaclava in Turtle Bay  ,Mauritius.Jean-Yves Big... by Jean-Yves Bignoux
Reef in Balaclava in Turtle Bay ,Mauritius.Jean-Yves Bignoux
Canon EOS 7D,Ikelite underwater housing DS160 strobe/flash.
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 16, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mauritius
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Shy sharks glow green under fluorescent photography light... by Kerri Keet
Shy sharks glow green under fluorescent photography lighting. It was really great to watch these green sharks swimming around on the sandy bottom.
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 15, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Home Sweet Home by Matt Kyle-Henney
Home Sweet Home
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 9, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Celebrating Jellyfish Day with this photo taken in Simon'... by Kerri Keet
Celebrating Jellyfish Day with this photo taken in Simon's Town, Cape Town earlier this year.
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, November 4, 2016
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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A Pachycerianthus spp or purple tipped tube anemone close... by Shane Hermans
A Pachycerianthus spp or purple tipped tube anemone close up, lit with a single 800lumen lamp from a top down perspective.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 2, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Sea Slug Day celebrated with a yellow gasflame nudibranch by Kerri Keet
Sea Slug Day celebrated with a yellow gasflame nudibranch
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, November 1, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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I celebrated Sea Slug Day on Saturday by shooting macro f... by Kerri Keet
I celebrated Sea Slug Day on Saturday by shooting macro for a change. We have LOADS of nudibranchs in Cape Town, all different shapes, colours and sizes. Here is an example of a gasflame nudibranch, named as its cerata resemble flames of gas light
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 31, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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The other side of a walking anemone. A species unique to ... by Peet J Van Eeden
The other side of a walking anemone. A species unique to the Cape Peninsula of South Africa
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 29, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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grouper
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, October 28, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Walking sea anemone a rare and unique species of the Cape... by Peet J Van Eeden
Walking sea anemone a rare and unique species of the Cape Peninsula South Africa
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date posted posted: Friday, October 28, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Open mouths by Pietro Cremone
Open mouths
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16 Votes
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Schooling fish surrounding us on a dusk dive in Cape Town by Kerri Keet
Schooling fish surrounding us on a dusk dive in Cape Town
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Night hunting by Viktor Vrbovský
Night hunting
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 24, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Reef manta at the cleaning station. Taken at Baa Atoll, M... by Stacy Tseng
Reef manta at the cleaning station. Taken at Baa Atoll, Maldives
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 22, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Parrot fish with guest by Pietro Cremone
Parrot fish with guest
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 19, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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All divers who have done a night dive in Cape Town will b... by Kerri Keet
All divers who have done a night dive in Cape Town will be familiar with the swarms of beaked sandfish, which hide in the sand during the day, but as soon as its full dark, they come out to feed by the hundreds. W
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 19, 2016
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Blue tang by Pietro Cremone
Blue tang
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18 Votes
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Blue bottle bobbing around in a tidal pool at Kalk Bay by Kerri Keet
Blue bottle bobbing around in a tidal pool at Kalk Bay
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 18, 2016
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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The first time underwater fluorescence has been investiga... by Kerri Keet
The first time underwater fluorescence has been investigated and documented in South Africa - specifically the unique waters of Cape Town. I was very excited to see if we had any fluorescence in temperate waters as it is well known to occur in tropic
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Parrot fish
Nikon D800E, 10,5mm , minidom widemacro
Two strobo
Dharanvadhoo . Maldives
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16 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 15, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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