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UnderwaterPhotography.com is the longest running and most visited resource for underwater photographers on the web.

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.


Viktor Vrbovský
Silver Medal Winner By Viktor Vrbovský
Lucie Drlikova
Gold Medal Winner By Lucie Drlikova
Raoul Caprez
Silver Medal Winner By Raoul Caprez
Peet Van Eeden
Silver Medal Winner By Peet Van Eeden
Mathieu Foulquié
Silver Medal Winner By Mathieu Foulquié
Christian Vizl
Bronze Medal Winner By Christian Vizl
Jeremy Axworthy
Silver Medal Winner By Jeremy Axworthy
Greg Zagaglia
Silver Medal Winner By Greg Zagaglia
Uwe Schmolke
Bronze Medal Winner By Uwe Schmolke
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!

Contest entries
Scorpion fish in Bohol
By Niko Torvinen
posted 20:28 CST Today (within the last hour)
Plants and mangrove  Jade River Playa del carmen
By Alejandro Topete
posted 15:21 CST Today (5 hours ago)
Coral hermit crab
By Dmitry Starostenkov
posted 13:55 CST Today (7 hours ago)
Britle Stars
By Henrik Gram Rasmussen
posted 11:08 CST Today (9 hours ago)
Sweetlip
By Henrik Gram Rasmussen
posted 11:05 CST Today (9 hours ago)
Colored dreams
By Dmitry Vinogradov
posted 09:49 CST Today (11 hours ago)
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