Welcome to the home of Underwater Photography!

UnderwaterPhotography.com is the longest running and most visited resource for underwater photographers on the internet.

Our ultimate goal has always been to help you and fellow underwater photographers fulfill their full potential.

The Underwater Photo Contest

Our underwater photography contest is the Worlds largest - online or off! We have more u/w photos in one place than anywhere else online!

What makes our competition special?

  • We award winners in over 15 categories thus promoting young talent.
  • We choose weekly and monthly winners so photographers don't have to wait long to get acclaimed for their work.
  • Our competition is also an incredible photo database with over 100,000 entries since 1996 that can be searched by category, location and more...
  • You can enter your photo completely for free, once you are a member, you are part of the community and that entails many benefits, for example, get tips from our experts on how to improve.
  • Our Contest gets featured year after year in so many publications (examples below)

We've seen many newbies beat the pro's in the past...

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Spencer Burrows
Bronze Medal Winner By Spencer Burrows
Filip Staes
Gold Medal Winner By Filip Staes
Steven Anderson
Gold Medal Winner By Steven Anderson
Elaine White
Silver Medal Winner By Elaine White
Dmitry Vinogradov
Silver Medal Winner By Dmitry Vinogradov
Matthew Fischbach
Bronze Medal Winner By Matthew Fischbach
Marko Perisic
Gold Medal Winner By Marko Perisic
Gaetano Gargiulo
Bronze Medal Winner By Gaetano Gargiulo
Matthew Smith
Bronze Medal Winner By Matthew Smith
Nick Blake
Gold Medal Winner By Nick Blake

Why not upload your images too? Don't be put off by the high standards, many newbies have beaten the pro's in recent years! Enter the contest now!

Latest Contest entries
Shrimp Goby 
Olympus Pen Epl
By Marivic Maramot
posted 06:01 CST Today (1 hour ago)
Playing with light effects into Bue Marino cave  Sardinia  Italy
By Stella Del Curto
posted 04:45 CST Today (3 hours ago)
Small wreck near Captains Don s habitat. But with a lot of marine life.
By Brenda De Vries
posted 03:55 CST Today (4 hours ago)
Ornate ghostpipefish.
Zamboanguita  Negros Oriental  Philippines.
Nikon D750  Nikkor 105mm  f/18  1/125  Easydive Leo3 housing with 2 Ikelite strobes
By Margriet Tilstra
posted Thursday, June 30, 2022
Hermit crab
By Jose Maria Abad Ortega
posted Thursday, June 30, 2022
Trevally  Beach 69  Big Island Hawaii
By Alison Ranheim
posted Thursday, June 30, 2022

You can get featured in major publications, this happens every year since 1996 as the press appreciate the standards and authority of our competition.

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