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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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Andre Philip
Silver Medal Winner By Andre Philip
John Roach
Silver Medal Winner By John Roach
Doris Vierkötter
Gold Medal Winner By Doris Vierkötter
Raoul Caprez
Silver Medal Winner By Raoul Caprez
Leslie Howell
Bronze Medal Winner By Leslie Howell
Raoul Caprez
Gold Medal Winner By Raoul Caprez
Stefan Follows
Silver Medal Winner By Stefan Follows
Salvatore Ianniello
Gold Medal Winner By Salvatore Ianniello
Leena Roy
Gold Medal Winner By Leena Roy
Matthew Smith
Bronze Medal Winner By Matthew Smith

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
Portrait Squirrel fish with Isopod parasite
By Magali Marquez
posted 11:47 CST Today (11 hours ago)
Eistauchen im Weissensee/ sterreich. Dieser See bildet in den kalten Monaten die gr  te Natureisfl che Europas  und zieht daher unterschiedlichste Sportler an
By Martin Schrack
posted 06:38 CST Today (16 hours ago)
Close up of a Chromodoris trimarginata nudibranch common in shallow sandy  rocky or rubble environments of the Indian Arabian Sea. This photo was taken at the Wreck dive site in Goa_India_2023
 Canon60 1/200 f18 iso200
By Susanna Randazzo
posted 05:06 CST Today (17 hours ago)
Diver in the Fontaine del Truffe in France. One of my favorite caves in this region.
By Brenda De Vries
posted 04:33 CST Today (18 hours ago)
Snowflakes
By Penn De Los Santos
posted 01:20 CST Today (21 hours ago)
Proud parent and off springs. Sea anemones can  reproduce normally but can also clone asexually
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted 00:05 CST Today (22 hours ago)

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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