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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.


Isabella Maffei
Bronze Medal Winner By Isabella Maffei
Raoul Caprez
Silver Medal Winner By Raoul Caprez
Matthew Smith
Bronze Medal Winner By Matthew Smith
Tony Cherbas
Gold Medal Winner By Tony Cherbas
Ellen Cuylaerts
Silver Medal Winner By Ellen Cuylaerts
Claudia Weber-Gebert
Silver Medal Winner By Claudia Weber-Gebert
Tony Cherbas
Bronze Medal Winner By Tony Cherbas
Plamena Mileva
Bronze Medal Winner By Plamena Mileva
Plamena Mileva
Bronze Medal Winner By Plamena Mileva
Beate Seiler
Bronze Medal Winner By Beate Seiler

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Contest entries
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By Marc Van Den Broeck
posted 02:05 CST Today (18 hours ago)
Common name Bubblegum nudibranch its scientific name Candlinela Ornatissima was taken with
Nikon D7200 with Retra snoot  90mm tamron lens  Nimar housing  Anilao PHILIPPINES
By Magali Marquez
posted Yesterday
A lone California Sea Lion breaks the school of Sardines in Los Islotes  La Paz  Mexico
By Nick Polanszky
posted Yesterday
Yellow Lipped Sea Krait/Photographed with a Canon 60 mm macro lens at Alor  Indonesia.
By Laurie Slawson
posted (3 days ago)
Idiomysis sp./Photographed with a Canon 60 mm macro lens and SMC 1 at Alor  Indonesia.
By Laurie Slawson
posted (3 days ago)
Hello 

Hawksbill Turtle   Eretmochelys imbricata

Bali  Indonesia
By Stefan Follows
posted (3 days ago)
Take me to the Contest!

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