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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Atlantic (African coastal) (15)

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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Atlantic (African coastal)

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PringleBay lighthouse- panoramic HDR
 by Tony Makin
PringleBay lighthouse- panoramic HDR
21 Votes
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Atlantis
One of the splendid volcanic rockformations and my wife as a model on the divesite called Atlantis on Tenerife. Would have liked to have used two strobes on this photo.
Olympus E330, 14-54mm, single Ikelite DS125 strobe.
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date posted posted: Friday, February 19, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) Spain
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Bubble collision !!
The turtle actually liked bubbles and ate them. Maybe then it didn't have to go up for air.
El Puertito, Tenerife.
Olympus E330, 14-54mm, single Ikelite DS125 strobe.
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 18, 2010
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) Spain
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This is not a night dive !
I wanted to make the beautiful patterns and colours stand out, so I chose to make the background black.
Photo shot on El Puertito, Tenerife.
Olympus E330, 14-54mm, single Ikelite DS125 strobe.
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 17, 2010
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) Spain
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Apartheid. by Fabrice Jaine
Apartheid.
21 Votes
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Friendly octopus posing.
Photo shot on Palm Mar divesite, Tenerife.
Olympus E330, 14-54mm, single Ikelite DS125 strobe.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 16, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) Spain
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Nudibranch in Tenerife.
I like the colours of this one and the flash also shows the colours on the otherwise barren rock. Unfortunately I hadn't the macro lens on, so the image is not pinsharp. Hope that you like it anyway.
Olympus E330, 14-54mm.
20 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, February 15, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) Spain
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Marginalla sp.
False Bay
Cape Town by Geoff Spiby
Marginalla sp.
False Bay
Cape Town
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, February 15, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Take off !
Another friendly green turtle with a friendly diver on El Puertito, Tenerife.
Olympus E330, 14-54mm, single Ikelite DS125 strobe.
19 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 14, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) Spain
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Mr Wrinkle,
He came close, so even with the 14 mm, he quite fill out the frame. El Puertito, Tenerife.
Olympus E330, 14-54mm, single Ikelite DS125 strobe.
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 11, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) Spain
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Peek-a-boo.
Seahorse hiding on the divesite, El Puertito, Tenerife. There was a yellow one rather close. I'll put that on another day. A little challenging to shoot with the 14-54 mm, but I think it went ok.
Olympus E330, 14-54mm, Ikelite DS125.
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23 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 10, 2010
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) Spain
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Like crystal (tiger moray).
The impressive set of teeth reminds me of crystal.
The lightning is on purpose by lightning close-up very much from one side. Creating a coming out of shadow effect.
Olympus E330, 14-54mm, single Ikelite DS125 strobe.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 9, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) Spain
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Green turtle on the descend.
My aim was to catch the turtle after a breath of air. I really like the patterns on this animal.
Olympus E330, 14-54mm, single Ikelite DS125 strobe.
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date posted posted: Monday, February 8, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) Spain
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Great White shark by Cem Gazivekili
Great White shark
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25 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 7, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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Virgin del Carmen
The statue was put down in the ocean for protection of the fishermen. The diver is my wife. Photo shot on the Palm Mar Cave divesite in Tenerife.
Olympus E330, 14-54mm, single Ikelite DS125 strobe.
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 7, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) Spain
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Palm Mar cave.
Inside the entrance of Palm Mar cave. A beautiful divesite with lots of stuff to entertain you,including the fierce looking tiger moray. The cross is a grim reminder of the unfortunate dives having lost their lives exploring the Cave.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 6, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) Spain
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I am scared of me !!!!!!!!!!!!
I think that this Tiger Moray has a very amusing expression. Maybe it comes from closing his mouth with that set of teeth.
Photo shot on Palm Mar Cave, Tenerife.
Olympus E330, 14-54mm, single Ikelite DS125 strobe.
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23 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, February 5, 2010
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) Spain
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Tenerife under and above the surface.
A try with a over/under shot on snorkel. Photo is taken at Punta Teno, the very North Western point of the Island. The coastline is the beautiful cliffs of Los Gigantes. It is really worth a visit.
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, February 4, 2010
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) Spain
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Close to the dome !
Another friendly green turtle on the El Puertito divesite on Tenerife. It came very close, so the strobe didn't lighten up the eyes. But I kind of like it anyway.
Olympus E330, 14-54mm, single Ikelite DS125 strobe.
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, February 3, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) Spain
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Big octopus and my wife
Nice dive on the Palm Mar divesite, Tenerife
Olympus E330, 14-54mm, single Ikelite DS125 strobe
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 2, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) Spain
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Zebra seabream - Diplodus Cervinus Cervinus
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date posted posted: Tuesday, February 2, 2010
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) Portugal
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Green Turtle
One of the extremely friendly green turtles in El Puertito Bay on Tenerife. A must do dive if you visit the island. They will come close :-)
Olympus E330, 14-54mm, single Ikelite DS125 strobe.
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, February 1, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) Spain
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Super Klipvis by Tony Makin
Super Klipvis
11 Votes
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Tiger Moray
I wonder how he/she closes his/her mouth !!!
Shot on Tenerife, Palm Mar Cave.
Olympus E330, 14-54mm, single Ikelite DS125 strobe.
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It looks a bit like a scarey glove puppet!
28 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 31, 2010
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) Spain
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beautiful kelp, Oudekraal, Cape Town by Geoff Spiby
beautiful kelp, Oudekraal, Cape Town
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 31, 2010
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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2 different coloured klipfish (clinids) in False Bay, Cap... by Geoff Spiby
2 different coloured klipfish (clinids) in False Bay, Cape Town
30 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 30, 2010
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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sevengill cowshark, False Bay, Cape Town by Geoff Spiby
sevengill cowshark, False Bay, Cape Town
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 30, 2010
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) South Africa
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