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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Nick Blake (9)

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Atlantic Grey Seal and Sun Rays, Lundy Island
By Nick Blake
posted Monday, July 22, 2013
62 votes

Compass Jellyfish and sunburst, Lundy Island
By Nick Blake
posted Monday, June 23, 2014
52 votes

I wanted a shot of the stern of the Giannis D, but there were loads of divers on the wreck. Waiting until the last moments of the dive as everyone headed for safety stops I got this shot in peace and quiet! 
Nikon D300, 10.5mm Fisheye, Magic Filter
By Nick Blake
posted Monday, February 14, 2011
51 votes

A spectacular natural light show in the caves of Jackfish Alley made for a memorable dive.
By Nick Blake
posted Sunday, April 3, 2011
49 votes


By Nick Blake
posted Thursday, July 7, 2011
47 votes

Sunrise at Abersoch, North Wales
By Nick Blake
posted Sunday, February 20, 2011
45 votes

A shot of a whale shark feeding during a recent trip to Djibouti.
Nikon D300 & natural light.
By Nick Blake
posted Saturday, January 21, 2012
40 votes

Ebbing tide at Abersoch, North Wales
By Nick Blake
posted Monday, December 19, 2011
39 votes

The Caves of St Johns, Red Sea.
Nikon D300 & Tokina 10-17mm
By Nick Blake
posted Thursday, February 3, 2011
38 votes

Wraysbury Lake's London Taxi Cab and Diver, taken with a Sigma Circular fish eye. Black & white conversion
By Nick Blake
posted Saturday, December 10, 2011
38 votes
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Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Nick Blake

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Crocodile fish close up.
Nikon D300, 60mm Macro.
15 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 17, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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A dive on Chrysoula K
Nikon D300, Tokina 10-17mm.
13 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, March 15, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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A wave gently breaks around a Grey Seal.
Shot taken at St Tudwal's Islands, near Abersoch, Wales.
19 Votes
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Interior of the wreck.
Light penetrates through the hull of the Giannis D.
16 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 14, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Barracuda, Red Sea.
Nikon D300 and 60mm Macro Lens, black & white conversion
24 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 13, 2011
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Wreck of small cruiser and diver.
Wraysbury, UK
24 Votes
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A shot of the Giannis D taken at around midday from just below the surface using a Sigma circular fish eye and magic filter.

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the Giannis D is the Red Sea's most photographed wreck. Usually it's a fisheye shot of the stern so here is a refreshing new treatment!
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, March 10, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Sunrise at Abersoch, North Wales
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45 Votes
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A dive in the Gozo caves.
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nice graphic silhouette shot Nick
22 Votes
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Anemone fish, Red Sea.
Nikon D300, 60mm lens.
26 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, February 18, 2011
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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A shot of the bridge of the Giannis D
Nikon D300, 10.5mm Fisheye, Magic Filter
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25 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, February 14, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
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I wanted a shot of the stern of the Giannis D, but there were loads of divers on the wreck. Waiting until the last moments of the dive as everyone headed for safety stops I got this shot in peace and quiet!
Nikon D300, 10.5mm Fisheye, Magic Filter
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51 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, February 14, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Tompot Blenny photographed on The Mulberries
Fujifilm S5 Pro, 60mm lens.
25 Votes
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A single beam of sunlight pierces the darkness of the Jackfish Alley caves
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37 Votes
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An inquisitive Surgeonfish photographed in the Red Sea
Nikon D300 and 60mm macro lens
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, February 12, 2011
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
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Eye of the Pike.
Pike close up taken at Wraysbury Lake, Middlesex.
22 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, February 11, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: United Kingdom
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Cuttlefish and Diver, Gozo
18 Votes
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The Caves of St Johns, Red Sea.
Nikon D300 & Tokina 10-17mm
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38 Votes
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No diving today!
Stormy weather at Marselforn, Gozo
25 Votes
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Storm over Gozo.
We lost 2 out of 4 days for diving on a recent trip due to very stormy weather. Although we couldn't dive, it did make an impressive site.
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23 Votes
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Exploring in the St John's Caves, Red Sea
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24 Votes
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"The Chimney", caves at Jackfish Alley, Red Sea.
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36 Votes
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Lighting the way. Sun rays at Jackfish alley caves.
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this one is all about the light - and the vanishing point that your eye is drawn into
28 Votes
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Elisabeth Austin Lifeboat, Wraysbury Lake.
Shot with a 4.5mm circular fisheye lens.
23 Votes
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Diving the Gozo caves
17 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, January 6, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Malta
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Our world.
A dive under ice at Wraysbury Lake.
17 Votes
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Diving the Inland sea, Gozo
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21 Votes
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