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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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Raoul Caprez
Bronze Medal Winner By Raoul Caprez
Taner Atilgan
Silver Medal Winner By Taner Atilgan
Allen Walker
Gold Medal Winner By Allen Walker
Salvatore Ianniello
Silver Medal Winner By Salvatore Ianniello
Tanya Houppermans
Silver Medal Winner By Tanya Houppermans
Massimo Giorgetta
Bronze Medal Winner By Massimo Giorgetta
Valda Fraser
Bronze Medal Winner By Valda Fraser
Kip Nead
Silver Medal Winner By Kip Nead
Plamena Mileva
Bronze Medal Winner By Plamena Mileva
Raoul Caprez
Gold Medal Winner By Raoul Caprez

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
Red Sea Diving
By Michael Baukloh
posted 03:15 CST Today (1 hour ago)
Another photo of this small creature that roams the rocky terrain of Havelock Is. named Bedford s Flatworm   or Persian rug. It s beauty is not only in how it looks but also in how it moves. Beautiful evolutions 
 Canon100 1/250 f13 i.100
By Antonio Venturelli
posted 02:01 CST Today (2 hours ago)
Amphiprion bicinctus  Red Sea anemonefish  living in Heteractis magnifica  magnificent anemone  below Millepora dichotoma  Fire coral . Typical Red Sea scenery.  f/8  1/160  ISO 100  21mm  WFL 02  no cropping .   Erik
By E&e Lp
posted 00:51 CST Today (4 hours ago)
Shaun the Sheep
By John Roach
posted Wednesday, May 31, 2023
Little Cayman
By Kaye Richardson
posted Wednesday, May 31, 2023
Long arm Octopus 
Bonfire diving
By Magali Marquez
posted Wednesday, May 31, 2023

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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