loading Photo Contest loading ...
please wait - lots of graphics on this page!
Underwater Photo Contest | Macro - Close-Up (7)

Underwater photo contest

Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2014

14 days to go
Peoples' Vote


The Eyes
By Paul Ng
posted (Last month)
29 votes

Pigtails
By Jun V Lao
posted (Last month)
27 votes

hyppo by night
By Marco Gargiulo
posted (Last month)
22 votes

shrimp
By Cigdem Caglar
posted (Last month)
22 votes

mantis
By Oscar Miralpeix
posted (5 days ago)
20 votes

Underwater painting
By Raoul Caprez
posted (2 days ago)
20 votes

Eyeballs
By Steven Miller
posted (Last month)
18 votes

Taken on the reef Something Special, and I thought this XMAS Tree worm was special, it almost glowed!
By Patricia Sinclair
posted (Last month)
16 votes

softcoral crab
By Oscar Miralpeix
posted (last week)
15 votes


By Andre Philip
posted (Last month)
14 votes
About Peoples' vote About Peoples' vote
Forums
forum latest Splendid
By Underwaterellen
14:34 CST Today (7 hours ago)
forum latest Sea and Sea YS90 Auto Lighting Package for Sale
By UWPPaul
16:26 CST Today (5 hours ago)
forum latest Stunning
By Underwaterellen
15:34 CST Today (6 hours ago)
forum latest Cute
By iyad68
20:07 CST Today (1 hour ago)
forum latest Nudi
By Larry
20:43 CST Today (1 hour ago)

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 50 winner

weekly hotshot click to zoom

by Kiyoung Jang

Nudibrach images inside bubbles.

Monthly Winners

November Winner

monthly hotshot click to zoom

by Helen Brierley


Last Month's HotShots...


Hotshot stats...
Lucie Drlikova (Second place)
Jan Morton (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 - Close-Up

10344 Entries Found: Page 7  of  384
Shots taken of a subject between 3 inches and 1 foot (7.5 to 30cm) in size (e.g. large fish or diver head) that dominates the frame - any background is incidental and occupies LESS THAN 50% of frame
little smasher by Dennis Kasa
little smasher
11 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Dennis Kasa
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Weirdest angle I have ever shot a Lionfish..upside down. ... by Lindsey Mobley
Weirdest angle I have ever shot a Lionfish..upside down. I'm pretty sure my dive buddy wasn't too happy with my butt in her face smile
1 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
view portfolio more shots by Lindsey Mobley
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Common Octopus (Octopus vulgaris)
St Lucia by Henley Spiers
Common Octopus (Octopus vulgaris)
St Lucia
6 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Saint Lucia
view portfolio more shots by Henley Spiers
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Seahorse in Seraya by Nuno Alves
Seahorse in Seraya
5 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
go to the dive site record where this shot was takenDive Site for this image
date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Nuno Alves
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Can we eat them?
15 Votes
VOTE!
Pigmy Seahorse by Jonathan Sala
Pigmy Seahorse
shortlistedShortlisted!
27 Votes
VOTE!
Dragon Eyes
NIKON D7000 in a Seacam "Prelude" uw housing... by Thomas Bannenberg
Dragon Eyes
NIKON D7000 in a Seacam "Prelude" uw housing, @25mm
Settings: f11 1/100, ISO 100
9 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Red Sea Egypt
view portfolio more shots by Thomas Bannenberg
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Protected by a sea urchin, but I got you anyway little one! by Lindsey Mobley
Protected by a sea urchin, but I got you anyway little one!
7 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Barbados
view portfolio more shots by Lindsey Mobley
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
conger eel, the iron jaw. by Fuster Luc
conger eel, the iron jaw.
9 Votes
VOTE!
Leaffish
12 Votes
VOTE!
Taken in patagonia fjord, XI region.
Patagonotothen sp. by Thomas Heran
Taken in patagonia fjord, XI region.
Patagonotothen sp.
8 Votes
VOTE!
"Backwards with jet drive" - the fascinating locomotion m... by Andre Philip
"Backwards with jet drive" - the fascinating locomotion method of the cuttlefish
Nabucco, Indonesia
15 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Andre Philip
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
John Dory in BW
shortlistedShortlisted!
46 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: (Last month)
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Tyrrhenian Sea Italy
view portfolio more shots by Marco Gargiulo
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Red Sea Walkman - where is the second one?
9 Votes
VOTE!
Jack-O-Lantern! Something Special. Bonaire
shortlistedShortlisted!
17 Votes
VOTE!
A face only a mother could love ..
5 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
go to the dive site record where this shot was takenDive Site for this image
date posted posted: Friday, October 31, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Philippines
view portfolio more shots by Tracey Jennings
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Peacock Mantis Shrimp by Kf Leong
Peacock Mantis Shrimp
11 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
go to the dive site record where this shot was takenDive Site for this image
date posted posted: Thursday, October 30, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Andaman Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Kf Leong
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Hairy shrimp with eggs
17 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
go to the dive site record where this shot was takenDive Site for this image
date posted posted: Thursday, October 30, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Pacific Philippines
view portfolio more shots by Tracey Jennings
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Photo taken in Ambon, Maluku. Harlequin Shrimp. ISO 100, ... by Kelvin H.y. Tan
Photo taken in Ambon, Maluku. Harlequin Shrimp. ISO 100, F20, 1/200
13 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Wednesday, October 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Kelvin H.y. Tan
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
yellow beauty
17 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Wednesday, October 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Spain
view portfolio more shots by Oscar Miralpeix
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
"Friendly, Trusting, Lovable" - The Green Turtle
Nunukan... by Andre Philip
"Friendly, Trusting, Lovable" - The Green Turtle
Nunukan, Indonesia
shortlistedShortlisted!
20 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Wednesday, October 29, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Andre Philip
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
"Hypnotic" by Walter Bassi
"Hypnotic"
18 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
go to the dive site record where this shot was takenDive Site for this image
date posted posted: Tuesday, October 28, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Ligurian Sea Italy
view portfolio more shots by Walter Bassi
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Green Turtle, Portrait
shortlistedShortlisted!
13 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Tuesday, October 28, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Banda Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Marco Fierli
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Flamingo tongue on a purple sea fan by Lindsey Mobley
Flamingo tongue on a purple sea fan
10 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Monday, October 27, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Caribbean Sea Cayman islands
view portfolio more shots by Lindsey Mobley
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
The "BLUE LAKE" or Lac bleu in north of France during a n... by Fuster Luc
The "BLUE LAKE" or Lac bleu in north of France during a night dive last friday; at the city ROEUX close to ARRAS in PICARDY
Nice Pike of one year old, around 40 cm length
14 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
go to the dive site record where this shot was takenDive Site for this image
date posted posted: Monday, October 27, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: France
view portfolio more shots by Fuster Luc view portfolio
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Snooted moray eel from Bodrum/Turkey by Taner Atilgan
Snooted moray eel from Bodrum/Turkey
shortlistedShortlisted!
36 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Monday, October 27, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Aegean Sea Turkey
view portfolio more shots by Taner Atilgan
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Porcelaincrab
12 Votes
VOTE!

go to the forum thread for this entry forum thread for this image
go to the dive site record where this shot was takenDive Site for this image
date posted posted: Sunday, October 26, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Celebes Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Volker Lonz
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
10344 Entries Found: Page 7  of  384