loading Photo Contest loading ...
please wait - lots of graphics on this page!
Underwater Photo Contest | Macro - Super macro (6)

Underwater photo contest

Peoples' Vote


small gobi on a seafeather
By Beate Seiler
posted (last week)
26 votes

Soft coral crab during a night dice at Pintuyan house reef , taken with Sony RX 100 IV
By Beate Seiler
posted (This month)
24 votes

When visibility is low off the shores of Lima, let’s go macro!
By Vasco Baselli
posted (Last month)
17 votes

Goby Pink Eyes.
Lembeh strait 
Nikon D850 E , 105 macro with Sub Sea +10 lens. Two strobo
ISO100, F25; 1/160
By Marchione Giacomo
posted (This month)
16 votes

Parablennius gattorugine
The eye & branched head tentacles
By Cumhur Gedikoglu
posted (This month)
15 votes

The orange-red spiral of a red tube worm
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (This month)
14 votes

The Armor of a Cape Sea Urchin
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (Last month)
13 votes

Caprella sp. with young & egg
By Wayne Jones
posted (last week)
13 votes

The cape Rock Crab is ever present at dive sites
By Peet J Van Eeden
posted (This month)
12 votes

Gobi on hardcoral
By Beate Seiler
posted (This month)
12 votes
About Peoples' vote About Peoples' vote
Forums
forum latest great pictures
By marc van den broeck
Saturday, September 22, 2018
forum latest Nice image
By RuneEdvin
Saturday, September 22, 2018
forum latest Wow
By indianfish
Saturday, September 22, 2018
forum latest DSLR body + housing for marine research <$1000
By noctiluca
Saturday, September 22, 2018
forum latest Best Tool And Equipments for Furniture Photographs
By mordecor
Saturday, September 22, 2018

Search the Contest

Entries by Category
Entries by Sea
Entries by Country
or enter search text

forum forum Stats Portfolios Annual Medal Winners slide show Annual Medal Winners spam voting policy photo contest RSS feed rules

Weekly Hotshot

Week 45 winner

weekly hotshot click to zoom

by Jérome Mirande

Entre Terre et Mer

Monthly Winners

August Winner

monthly hotshot click to zoom

by Jinggong Zhang


Last Month's HotShots...


Hotshot stats...
Rune Edvin Haldorsen (Second place)
Steven Anderson (Third place)
Upload a Photo
Our UW photo contest is the longest running and most prestigious online. If you want to make a name for yourself this is THE place to do it.
Just look at some of the internationally acclaimed photographers who have launched their u/w photo careers here over the years.

Underwater Photo Contest | Macro - Super macro

5196 Entries Found: Page 6  of  193
Shots taken (at smaller than 1:1) with multiple extension rings, diopters, or teleconverters of extremely small subjects typically less than 1 inch (2.5 cm)
Pygmy Seahorse
11 Votes
VOTE!
Big-eye amphipod (Hyperia galba), Zeeland, The Netherlands.
9 Votes
VOTE!
Tiny spider
12 Votes
VOTE!
Little goby on a (Sea)star landscape by Joerg Blessing
Little goby on a (Sea)star landscape
5 Votes
VOTE!
Did you know that, despite the typically small size of it... by Robert Smits
Did you know that, despite the typically small size of its members, the family Gobiidae is the largest family of marine fishes, being the home of over 2,000 species? This lemon drop Goby is typically a very shy critter and is very small (it is sittin
8 Votes
VOTE!
Juvenile Mantis Shrimp - Blackwater
10 Votes
VOTE!
One of the smallest creatures in the ocean - a lady bug
9 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Friday, March 30, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Pacific Indonesia
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Patrick Verbustel
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Did you know that these are called boxer crabs, boxing cr... by Robert Smits
Did you know that these are called boxer crabs, boxing crabs and pom-pom crabs? And did you know that they are notable for their mutualism with sea anemones, which they hold in their claws for defense? In return, the anemones get carried around which
3 Votes
VOTE!
Barbiganti seahorse. This is the first one I ever saw and... by Joerg Blessing
Barbiganti seahorse. This is the first one I ever saw and I was so impressed to finally see it in real.
5 Votes
VOTE!
Looking for Iyad
10 Votes
VOTE!
Gaudy clown crabs are very cool,i love the hunt for them ... by Simon Dyer
Gaudy clown crabs are very cool,i love the hunt for them and when i find a baby i stack to a +15 diopter. Friendly little guy he was
2 Votes
VOTE!
Sashimi Shrimp by Julian Hsu
Sashimi Shrimp
8 Votes
VOTE!
I just like how the flash brought out the translucency of... by Vasco Baselli
I just like how the flash brought out the translucency of the shrimp
6 Votes
VOTE!
Did you know that Porcelain crabs are small, usually with... by Robert Smits
Did you know that Porcelain crabs are small, usually with body widths of less than 15 mm (0.59 in)? They also share the general body plan of a squat lobster, but their bodies are more compact and flattened, an adaptation for living and hiding under r
7 Votes
VOTE!
Eye of a Common marine hermit crab (Pagurus bernhardus), Zeeland, The Netherlands.
10 Votes
VOTE!
Tiny shrimp on a Whip coral.
10 Votes
VOTE!
Juvenile Puget Sound King Crab, so tiny and so beautiful by Mario Robillard
Juvenile Puget Sound King Crab, so tiny and so beautiful
14 Votes
VOTE!
Bubble... by Claude Lespagne
Bubble...
19 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Tuesday, March 20, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Egypt
view portfolio more shots by Claude Lespagne
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Dardanus calidus
Eyes by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Dardanus calidus
Eyes
2 Votes
VOTE!
"Eye of the octopus"
shortlistedShortlisted!
5 Votes
VOTE!
Bargibanti Sea horse close up.
13 Votes
VOTE!
Severn's pygmy seahorse.
13 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Monday, March 12, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Philippines
view portfolio more shots by Mehmet Salih Bilal
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Trinchesia sp. Pencil Power! LoL! by Dave Johnson
Trinchesia sp. Pencil Power! LoL!
12 Votes
VOTE!
White Walker.  Skeleton shrimp on blue tunicate by Dave Johnson
White Walker. Skeleton shrimp on blue tunicate
10 Votes
VOTE!
Not all that glitters ...
Wire Coral Shrimp - Pontonides uncigeri
Padagbai, Bali, Indonesia
14 Votes
VOTE!
Fluorescent coral polyps, Lembeh Straight, Indonesia
13 Votes
VOTE!
Tripterygion melanurus by Cumhur Gedikoglu
Tripterygion melanurus
3 Votes
VOTE!
5196 Entries Found: Page 6  of  193