Ocean Views 2016 Winners Gallery

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Gannets and Dolphins
Port St Johns, South Africa
By Greg Lecoeur

We spent hours looking for action during the sardine migration along the coast of South Africa. The gannets' frantic sounds became louder, and the birds seemed to accelerate as they shot straight down to pierce the surface of the sea. Before I got into the water I could not imagine the incredible spectacle that I would find below the surface.

(Nikon D7000, Tokina 10-17mm f/3.5-4.5 lens, 1/200 sec @ f/9, ISO 200, Ikelite DS160 strobes (2), Nauticam housing; www.greglecoeur.com)