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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Indian Ocean (4)

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A study in Black and White.The beauty of a feather-duster worm
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (last week)
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


By Allen Walker
posted (This month)
16 votes

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

Colourful smiling
By Raoul Caprez
posted (last week)
14 votes

Island.
By Sergey Lisitsyn
posted (Last month)
12 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Indian Ocean

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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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Oceanic Blacktip, taken at Aliwal shoal. Extreme close-up... by Kris Davies
Oceanic Blacktip, taken at Aliwal shoal. Extreme close-up, coming from the darkness!
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25 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 13, 2016
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Face to face with a Manta ray by Pietro Cremone
Face to face with a Manta ray
19 Votes
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stripes without the stars by Peet J Van Eeden
stripes without the stars
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 11, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Grumpy Cat- sorry I mean Grumpy Fish by Peet J Van Eeden
Grumpy Cat- sorry I mean Grumpy Fish
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 10, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Glowing strawberry anemones in UV light by Peet J Van Eeden
Glowing strawberry anemones in UV light
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 9, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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A small blenny on the lena wreck by Mark Reilly
A small blenny on the lena wreck
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13 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 9, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Curiosity by Peet J Van Eeden
Curiosity
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 8, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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A different seahorse- longsnout pipefish in eelgrass by Peet J Van Eeden
A different seahorse- longsnout pipefish in eelgrass
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 6, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Manta ray by Pietro Cremone
Manta ray
18 Votes
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School of batifish by Pietro Cremone
School of batifish
13 Votes
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Roses of the Sea-False Plum anemone by Peet J Van Eeden
Roses of the Sea-False Plum anemone
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, October 5, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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I spotted a blue spotted klipfish by Peet J Van Eeden
I spotted a blue spotted klipfish
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, October 4, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Grasping hands of a Basket Star catching food particles r... by Peet J Van Eeden
Grasping hands of a Basket Star catching food particles raining from above
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, October 3, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Guess who is the female? They start life as males and may... by Peet J Van Eeden
Guess who is the female? They start life as males and may change to a female if needed
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, October 2, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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leafy by Mathieu Foulquié
leafy
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, October 1, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Kuramathi Beach MAldives by Andreas Kutsch
Kuramathi Beach MAldives
7 Votes
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Humpback waving good bye by Uwe Schmolke
Humpback waving good bye
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, September 23, 2016
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Wave breaking over reef by Joerg Blessing
Wave breaking over reef
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, September 22, 2016
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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"Controlled Chaos" - Taken on the annual Sardine Run, Transkei Wild Coast, South Africa
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 21, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean South Africa
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Manta rays at cleaning station by Pietro Cremone
Manta rays at cleaning station
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 21, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Indian Ocean Maldives
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Close up of Scorpion Fish taken off Rotnest island. Fish ... by Ally Smith
Close up of Scorpion Fish taken off Rotnest island. Fish sheltering from heavy swell and surge
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 21, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Lucky shot with the emperor angel fish photo bombing.
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 19, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Indian Ocean Mozambique
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Photograph of a jellyfish caught in a shaft of sunlight a... by Ally Smith
Photograph of a jellyfish caught in a shaft of sunlight and providing shelter to three tiny puffer fish
7 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 19, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
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Cleaning time - A manta at the cleaning station by Pietro Cremone
Cleaning time - A manta at the cleaning station
9 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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