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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.

Marco Gargiulo
Bronze Medal Winner By Marco Gargiulo
Lucie Drlikova
Gold Medal Winner By Lucie Drlikova
Valda Fraser
Gold Medal Winner By Valda Fraser
Craig Mcinally
Gold Medal Winner By Craig Mcinally
Steven Miller
Gold Medal Winner By Steven Miller
Alp Baranok
Gold Medal Winner By Alp Baranok
Marchione Giacomo
Gold Medal Winner By Marchione Giacomo
Giuseppe Piccioli
Gold Medal Winner By Giuseppe Piccioli
Emma Camp
Bronze Medal Winner By Emma Camp
Marco Gargiulo
Bronze Medal Winner By Marco Gargiulo

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!

Contest entries
face to face
it took me a lot of patience until this little guy  or girl  faced me and I could capture this for me rare moment.
Eurypegasus draconis   camera Olympus E M1  EP11 housing   60mm f2.8 macro  2xSeaDragon flash
By Philippe Eggert
posted 08:19 CST Today (within the last hour)
Bullina sp.  Bubble shell
By Kelvin H.y. Tan
posted 02:26 CST Today (6 hours ago)
By Francesco Pacienza
posted 02:00 CST Today (6 hours ago)
Sea Serpent   we had a very close encounter with this banded sea krait   it was not afraid of us as it searched for a meal. Such a great moment   and grateful to get a shot as he swam past.  Cropped and brightened with photoshop.
By Robin Bateman
posted Monday, December 5, 2016
BluStar  I wanted to capture all the different aspects of the reef as we dove Apo Island.  Such vibrant color and a variety of marine life
By Robin Bateman
posted Monday, December 5, 2016
Lion Fish near Bunaken Island
By Mathias Weck
posted Monday, December 5, 2016
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