Now these are big corals.

Discussion in 'Coral Pics' started by kalkwasser, 10 Sep 2008.

  1. kalkwasser

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    103948c78bc3b3d8c.jpg Found some pics on the www of some very big corals. 103948c78ba49bb9b.jpg

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    Wicked :)
     
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    wow, almost doesn't look real:p
     
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    do you know were the dive site is
     
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    whoa!!
     
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    no it did not say....
    I did find one of a brain off the coast of kzn omg it was huge but I cant find that pic.
     
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    Awsome man. I remember while diving in Coral Islands (Thailand), there were Monti's about half the size of a car.
     
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    thats madness, love to see that
     
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    WOW! That's stunning! I must say - Sordies have some REALLY big corals as well...... Perhaps I have shown some pics in my diving pics thread?
     
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    [​IMG]
    red sea
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    that is some really old colony's, thanks for sharing guys
     
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    Hey Malcolm, you got your clothes on for a change:p
     
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    u dont wanna be caught there without clothes boet.i think there they throw away the key.here at least i know zuma.
     
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    LOL @ MalAfrica! Yeah - you right - those arabian people's have some REALLY interesting ways...
    THAT is indeed the BIGGEST pagoda/cup coral colony that I have EVER seen!
     
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    show you a close up now now if i can find it
     
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    IMG_7954.jpg
    & here is a baby one
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    & just to make you purple lovers jealous
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    jacque -have you been to santa maria off inhaca island -mozambique.eisshhh huge montis over there too.unfortunately no pics.its all printed in my ole brain.
     
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    WOW! That IS nice! Thanks MalAfrica.... BUT - the lighting there does not SO EXTREMELY bright hey? It does look like it is in +-3-4 metres of water, tough......
     
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    No, unfortunately not yet MalAfrica. I have only been to Ponto Maolongane and Do Ouro in Moz.... BUT - I would really LOVE to go further north up the coast of Moz! We are planning this - BUT - if only the cost of fuel would get less.... Me and my wife would have done the trip this coming December - but now, with the cost of diesel (My Jeep is a 2.8 CRD) it will not be happening this coming December..... we were planning to drive up to Tofu..... But stop over along the way and do some dives as we go along....
     

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