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

Our mission - To help underwater photographers achieve 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!

The contest is organized into weekly and monthly 'hotshots'. At the end of the year we also have annual awards, which are the highlight of the underwater photographer's calendar.


Rafal Makiela
Bronze Medal Winner By Rafal Makiela
Martin Linder
Bronze Medal Winner By Martin Linder
Allen Walker
Silver Medal Winner By Allen Walker
Roland Bach
Silver Medal Winner By Roland Bach
Volker Lonz
Bronze Medal Winner By Volker Lonz
Henley Spiers
Gold Medal Winner By Henley Spiers
Taner Atilgan
Silver Medal Winner By Taner Atilgan
Marc Damant
Gold Medal Winner By Marc Damant
Suzan Meldonian
Gold Medal Winner By Suzan Meldonian
Marco Gargiulo
Gold Medal Winner By Marco Gargiulo

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!

Contest entries
Floating in space 
Mantis Shrimp Larvae stage 
Bonfire Aguadilla Puerto Rico
By Magali Marquez
posted 13:56 CST Today (3 hours ago)
nudibranchia  canon 60D canon 60mm  two ikeite subtrobe DS125  seacam housing
By Noel Lopez
posted 07:50 CST Today (9 hours ago)
Sortie de grotte
By Jérome Mirande
posted 03:57 CST Today (13 hours ago)
The Curtain. Filigreed coral  worms with their delicate white tube and their red feathery feeding branches
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted Yesterday
Nudibranch Phyllodesmium koehleri
By Oksana Maksymova
posted Yesterday
Azoren rock formation
By Pieter Firlefyn
posted Yesterday
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