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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Indian Ocean (3)

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2016

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Parrotfish at night
By Pietro Cremone
posted (3 days ago)
11 votes

Shy sharks glow green under fluorescent photography lighting. It was really great to watch these green sharks swimming around on the sandy bottom.
By Kerri Keet
posted (Last month)
10 votes

Oceanic Blacktip Shark admiring his reflection in my dome
By Kerri Keet
posted (Last month)
9 votes

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.
By Kerri Keet
posted (Last month)
8 votes

A couple of banded toadfish Hide in the sand, only showing their opalescent eyes to passersby.
By Shane Hermans
posted (Last month)
8 votes

Beautifully fluorescent anemone
By Kerri Keet
posted (Last month)
7 votes

Raggy tooth shark, taken at the 'Cathedral' South Africa.
By Kris Davies
posted (Last month)
7 votes

Reef in Balaclava in Turtle Bay  ,Mauritius.Jean-Yves Bignoux
Canon EOS 7D,Ikelite underwater housing DS160 strobe/flash.
By Jean-Yves Bignoux
posted (Last month)
5 votes

Close encounter with an Oceanic Blacktip Shark at Aliwal Shoal, South Africa
By Kerri Keet
posted (Last month)
5 votes

A very large Giant Cuttlefish (Sepia apama) strikes a pose on the edge of its territory.
By Shane Hermans
posted (last week)
4 votes
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nudibranch at night by Mark Reilly
nudibranch at night
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9 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 13, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Reef of Aliwal Shoal with sunlight in the background by Kerri Keet
Reef of Aliwal Shoal with sunlight in the background
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 13, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Big parrotfish resting by Pietro Cremone
Big parrotfish resting
9 Votes
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Diver admiring the view over Aliwal Shoal by Kerri Keet
Diver admiring the view over Aliwal Shoal
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 12, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Batfish school by Pietro Cremone
Batfish school
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 12, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Ragged Tooth shark in Cathedral by Kerri Keet
Ragged Tooth shark in Cathedral
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 8, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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A huge school of jellow snappers by Pietro Cremone
A huge school of jellow snappers
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 7, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Submerging - the boundary between the surface and the deep by Kerri Keet
Submerging - the boundary between the surface and the deep
7 Votes
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Nudi
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, September 4, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mozambique
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Raggie in the Cathedral - RSA
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 3, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Emperor Angelfish doing a Headstand; Olympus TG1 by Chris Rodrigues
Emperor Angelfish doing a Headstand; Olympus TG1
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, September 2, 2016
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Indian Ocean Seychelles
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Jelly world by Pietro Cremone
Jelly world
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14 Votes
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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.
9 Votes
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Twin sea slug (Goniobranchus geminus)
Olympus TG1 by Chris Rodrigues
Twin sea slug (Goniobranchus geminus)
Olympus TG1
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 1, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Indian Ocean Seychelles
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Whitemouth moray; Seychelles; Olympus TG1 by Chris Rodrigues
Whitemouth moray; Seychelles; Olympus TG1
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 31, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean Seychelles
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Blacktip shark at Aliwal Shoal
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 30, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Sardine Run, getting into the mix..
Third place Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

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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!
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, August 28, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Visiting the "Dentists"
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17 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 24, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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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
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, August 24, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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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!
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, August 23, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Angelfish by Kerri Keet
Angelfish
4 Votes
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Beautiful temperate water garden surrounding an old barge... by Kerri Keet
Beautiful temperate water garden surrounding an old barge wreck
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 18, 2016
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Artificial Reef made from someone's lost shoe! by Kerri Keet
Artificial Reef made from someone's lost shoe!
4 Votes
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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.
6 Votes
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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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date posted posted: Monday, August 15, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Nudi conveniently on top of a beautiful coral smile
8 Votes
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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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