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Our mission - To help underwater photographers achieve 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!

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.


Hans-Gert Broeder
Bronze Medal Winner By Hans-Gert Broeder
Taner Atilgan
Silver Medal Winner By Taner Atilgan
Mathieu Foulquié
Silver Medal Winner By Mathieu Foulquié
Christian Vizl
Silver Medal Winner By Christian Vizl
Matthew Smith
Bronze Medal Winner By Matthew Smith
Helmy Hashim
Gold Medal Winner By Helmy Hashim
Matthew Fischbach
Silver Medal Winner By Matthew Fischbach
Petteri Viljakainen
Gold Medal Winner By Petteri Viljakainen
Mathieu Foulquié
Silver Medal Winner By Mathieu Foulquié
Marjan Radovic
Silver Medal Winner By Marjan Radovic

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
Tanker Tour Guide
A sand tiger shark swims through the interior of the wreck of the tanker Papoose off the coast of North Carolina.
By Tanya Houppermans
posted 20:58 CST Today (3 hours ago)
The Bou Ferrer shipwreck  in Villajoyosa.   Olympus E Pl5   Olympus ED 9 18mm
By Agnieszka Adamczyk
posted 18:52 CST Today (5 hours ago)
Lovely little sharpnose pufferfish decided to swim towards me  so I had to take a photo of it.
By Patricia Sinclair
posted 18:31 CST Today (5 hours ago)
Yellow Goby in a bottle. Taken in the Philippines  Anilao .
Canon G12 in Ikelite housing with two strobes DS51
By Tom Van Hout
posted 11:52 CST Today (12 hours ago)
Flabeline
By Anthony Massart
posted 09:48 CST Today (14 hours ago)
light up the fire
By Ponnie J
posted 09:23 CST Today (14 hours ago)
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