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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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Nick Blake
Gold Medal Winner By Nick Blake
Hans-Gert Broeder
Bronze Medal Winner By Hans-Gert Broeder
Geo Cloete
Silver Medal Winner By Geo Cloete
Beate Seiler
Bronze Medal Winner By Beate Seiler
Wayne Jones
Bronze Medal Winner By Wayne Jones
Sander Rietmeijer
Bronze Medal Winner By Sander Rietmeijer
Suzan Meldonian
Gold Medal Winner By Suzan Meldonian
Paul Colley
Bronze Medal Winner By Paul Colley
Allen Walker
Silver Medal Winner By Allen Walker
Kelvin H.y. Tan
Gold Medal Winner By Kelvin H.y. Tan

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
Gren turtle swimming and model take a picture   
place in menjangan island north of bali
By Arya I Gede
posted 06:04 CST Today (1 hour ago)
Acrobatic shrimp.
Divesite Thalatta housereef  Zamboanguita  Negros Oriental  Philippines.
Nikon D750  Nikkor 105mm  ISO 200  f/22  1/125  Easydive LEO3 housing with 2 Ikelite strobes.
By Margriet Tilstra
posted Sunday, June 26, 2022
Octopus  Kahaluu Bay  Big Island
By Alison Ranheim
posted Yesterday
Halgerda stricklandi nudibranch
By Jose Maria Abad Ortega
posted Yesterday
Fish in a freshwaterlake in the sun.
By Brenda De Vries
posted Yesterday
Stylish lady
Jellyfish near Faial Island  Azores.
Nikon D80  Nikkor 10 24  22mm   ISO 200  f/5.6  1/125  Ikelite housing with 2 Ikelite strobes.
By Margriet Tilstra
posted (2 days 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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