Welcome to the home of Underwater Photography!

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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Glenn Carballo
Gold Medal Winner By Glenn Carballo
Christian Vizl
Silver Medal Winner By Christian Vizl
Ladislav Nogacek
Bronze Medal Winner By Ladislav Nogacek
Matthew Fischbach
Silver Medal Winner By Matthew Fischbach
Doris Vierkötter
Silver Medal Winner By Doris Vierkötter
Steven Miller
Bronze Medal Winner By Steven Miller
Catalin Craciun
Gold Medal Winner By Catalin Craciun
Allen Walker
Silver Medal Winner By Allen Walker
Beate Seiler
Bronze Medal Winner By Beate Seiler
Massimo Giorgetta
Silver Medal Winner By Massimo Giorgetta

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
Mediterranean Flabellina_June2024
 Canon100 1/200 f18 iso100
By Antonio Venturelli
posted Yesterday
Intense orange for this specimen of Flabellina rubrolineata nudibranch   just over a centimeter long  photographed during diving in the sea of Goa_India_Dec2023
 Canon100  1/200 f16 iso100
By Antonio Venturelli
posted (2 days ago)
Sperm Whales under permit off Dominica.
By Arun Madisetti
posted (2 days ago)
Hermit crab   Calcinus tubularis holding a gastropod
By Stefanos Michael
posted (2 days ago)
Vir philippinensis shrimp_Jan 2024
 Canon100  1/200 f9 iso100
By Antonio Venturelli
posted (3 days ago)
Caribbean Squid 
Bonfire dive
By Magali Marquez
posted (3 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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