loading Photo Contest loading ...
please wait - lots of graphics on this page!
Underwater Photo Contest | Macro - Close-Up (9)

Underwater photo contest

Peoples' Vote



By Andre Philip
posted (This month)
30 votes

Fantasy
Canon 5D Mark III 100mm f/5 1/200 ISO 1000
Lembeh, Indonesia. APRIL 2017
#A.T.G 2300 
#NoodilabSnood 
#NoodilabMoby
#sea & sea Canon 5D mark 3 housing
#Canon 100mm maco Lens
#sea & sea ysd1*2
#Nauticam smc 
#Retra LSD
感谢#FunDive...
By Ming Wen
posted (This month)
23 votes

1/200 Iso 500 F19
By Songda Cai
posted (This month)
22 votes

Snake Eel
By Abimael Márquez
posted (Last month)
21 votes

Nikon D7000, Nauticam NA-D7000 105mm Mirco Lens with FIT +5 & +8
By Simon Chong
posted (Last month)
18 votes

A flying nudibranch
By Fabrizio Torsani
posted (This month)
18 votes

The Big Dinner//Lembeh strait, Indonesia, Canon 5D MarkIII, 100mm macro Lens, InonZ240*2,F14,1/160,ISO100
By Yuping Chen
posted (This month)
18 votes

Thorny seahorse with backlit.
By Mehmet Salih Bilal
posted (Last month)
17 votes

Oyster Blenny
Hypleurochilus pseudoaequipinnus
Bonaire NA
By John Roach
posted (This month)
17 votes

Roar
By Jinggong Zhang
posted (This month)
17 votes
About Peoples' vote About Peoples' vote
Forums
forum latest scherpte
By marc van den broeck
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
forum latest Wooaah
By Andre Philip
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
forum latest best shot
By marc van den broeck
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
forum latest nice pair
By Andre Philip
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
forum latest wow
By Andre Philip
00:39 CST Today (within the last hour)

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 28 winner

weekly hotshot click to zoom

by Filip Staes

"The scream" - Porcupinefish - Lembeh.

Monthly Winners

June Winner

monthly hotshot click to zoom

by John Roach


Last Month's HotShots...


Hotshot stats...
Filip Staes (Second place)
Wayne Jones (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

12561 Entries Found: Page 9  of  466
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
Harlequin shrimp by Simon Chong
Harlequin shrimp
16 Votes
VOTE!
moonwalkers
13 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Saturday, May 6, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Philippines
view portfolio more shots by Marc Van Den Broeck
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Midnight Snapper by Henley Spiers
Midnight Snapper
18 Votes
VOTE!
White Spiral by Peet J Van Eeden
White Spiral
16 Votes
VOTE!
A wonderful sea pen by Fabrizio Torsani
A wonderful sea pen
15 Votes
VOTE!
eyes under house
10 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Friday, May 5, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Philippines
view portfolio more shots by Marc Van Den Broeck
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Periclimenes imperator on a black nudi
@Keelung, Taiwan by Julian Hsu
Periclimenes imperator on a black nudi
@Keelung, Taiwan
12 Votes
VOTE!
Stand
Location :Lembeh Indonesias
Canon 5dsr
Canon EF ... by Yung Sen Wu
Stand
Location :Lembeh Indonesias
Canon 5dsr
Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 L Macro IS USM Lens: F18, 1/100, ISO 400
SEACAM silver CANON EOS5D MKIII
SEACAM SEAFLASH 150 DIGITAL
RETRA LSD
Rgblue system 02 premium
Nauticam SMC-1
Howshot M50 Video Lig...
19 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Friday, May 5, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Taiwan
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Taiwan
view portfolio more shots by Yung Sen Wu
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
crinoid galathea portrait by Raffaele Livornese
crinoid galathea portrait
13 Votes
VOTE!
One of our stunning anemones on Preksteel reef that we can rarely reach unless conditions are perfect :-)
10 Votes
VOTE!
Peppered moray (Siderea grise), Dahab, Egypt.
Runner Up Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

editor's comments

Editor's Comment
Excellent pose and good lighting!
22 Votes
VOTE!
Walking on Bubbles
(Periclimenes imperator on nudi egg r... by Julian Hsu
Walking on Bubbles
(Periclimenes imperator on nudi egg ribbon coil)
@Keelung, Taiwan
16 Votes
VOTE!
Grace
Canon 5D Mark III 100mm f/32 1/160 ISO 100
Lembeh, Indonesia. APRIL 2017
#A.T.G 2300
#NoodilabSnood
#NoodilabMoby
#sea & sea Canon 5D mark 3 housing
#Canon 100mm maco Lens
...
14 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Wednesday, May 3, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Ming Wen
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
"Best friends", Seraya, Bali.
27 Votes
VOTE!
octopus (octopoda)
mataking island sabah semporna
Shutt... by Mr Chai
by: Mr Chai
octopus (octopoda)
mataking island sabah semporna
Shutter 200 F15 ISO100
canon 650D Meikon housing
YS03 x2 Standard lens 55mm
9 Votes
VOTE!
home
11 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Wednesday, May 3, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Philippines
view portfolio more shots by Marc Van Den Broeck
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Marble Shrimp 
 Location: Anilao Batangas 
 Camera: Can... by Songda Cai
Marble Shrimp
Location: Anilao Batangas
Camera: Canon 5D Mark IV
Lens: EF100mmMacro
Housing: Seacam
Strobes: Seacam Flash 150
Settings: 1/200 ,F19 iso 400
Retra LSD
Rgblue 02
9 Votes
VOTE!
Urchin Shrimp (Stegopontonia commensalis)
@Northeast Coa... by Julian Hsu
Urchin Shrimp (Stegopontonia commensalis)
@Northeast Coast, Taiwan
18 Votes
VOTE!
Hippocampus histrix with snoot lighting by Raffaele Livornese
Hippocampus histrix with snoot lighting
16 Votes
VOTE!
tentacles
11 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Tuesday, May 2, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Philippines
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Philippines
view portfolio more shots by Marc Van Den Broeck
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Crinoid Shrimp
14 Votes
VOTE!
Hairy Frogfish
14 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Tuesday, May 2, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Sulu and Sulawesi Seas Indonesia
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Aleksandr Marinicev
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Anilao Batangas 
Camera: Canon 5D Mark IV
 Lens: EF100m... by Songda Cai
Anilao Batangas
Camera: Canon 5D Mark IV
Lens: EF100mmMacro Lens
Housing: Seacam
Strobes: Seacam Flash 150
Settings: 1/200 ,F19 iso 200
Rgblue 02
shortlistedShortlisted!
19 Votes
VOTE!
In a purple bed by Peet J Van Eeden
In a purple bed
14 Votes
VOTE!
Silhouette of Napoleon snake eel by Violet Ting
Silhouette of Napoleon snake eel
Second place Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

editor's comments

Editor's Comment
Wow! Now that's how you use backlight...
15 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Monday, May 1, 2017
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Indonesia
date posted Book a Dive Trip to Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Violet Ting
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Ocean Art 4
12 Votes
VOTE!
Ocean Art 3
shortlistedShortlisted!
14 Votes
VOTE!
12561 Entries Found: Page 9  of  466