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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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Roland Bach
Gold Medal Winner By Roland Bach
Jason Sintek
Gold Medal Winner By Jason Sintek
Lilian Koh
Silver Medal Winner By Lilian Koh
Plamena Mileva
Bronze Medal Winner By Plamena Mileva
Karen Allgrove
Bronze Medal Winner By Karen Allgrove
Oscar Miralpeix
Silver Medal Winner By Oscar Miralpeix
Rene B. Andersen
Silver Medal Winner By Rene B. Andersen
Viktor Vrbovský
Silver Medal Winner By Viktor Vrbovský
Valda Fraser
Bronze Medal Winner By Valda Fraser
Lauren Berger
Bronze Medal Winner By Lauren Berger

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
Chromodoris naiki nudibranch_Goa 2023
 Canon60  1/200 f18 iso200
By Susanna Randazzo
posted 06:27 CST Today (5 hours ago)
Tunnel in the Kobanya mine. Officially it is not a mine  but a wine cellar. Some parts are flooded and you can dive in now.
By Brenda De Vries
posted 05:20 CST Today (6 hours ago)
A carpet of square mouth striped anemones
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted Wednesday, January 25, 2023
The great white shark.
Diving with sharks has always been my passion and to dive with one of the most misunderstood was incredible.
This guy loved his reflection in my wide angle dome.
Taken in south Australia.
By Callum Rogers
posted Wednesday, January 25, 2023
Diodon hystrix  Porcupinefish  beneath a hard coral umbrella.  f/8  1/80  ISO 200  42mm .   Els
By E&e Lp
posted Yesterday
Jurasic moray
By Sofia Tenggrono
posted Yesterday

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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