loading Photo Contest loading ...
please wait - lots of graphics on this page!
Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The South China Sea (3)

Underwater photo contest

Peoples' Vote


Dive site is Bai Su at Whale Island, Vietnam. 
Taken 2010 with no strobes.
By Ricardo Gonzalez
posted Wednesday, September 15, 2010
86 votes

A crab taking a ride in a jelly fish
By Andrew Macleod
posted Thursday, September 18, 2008
81 votes

Charging Nudi. Taken in Tenggol with Canon G9, Inon Z240 & lenses. Full frame.
By Edvin Eng
posted Wednesday, April 23, 2008
79 votes

My reflection in my dive-buddy's bubbles. I use the Casio Exilim ZX1200
By Andrew Macleod
posted Friday, September 19, 2008
70 votes

Imperial Shrimp (Periclimenes imperator) on a large sea cucumber. <><><><>Canon G9, full frame shot with stacked Inon UCL-165 macro lenses.
By Brian Mayes
posted Saturday, July 12, 2008
69 votes

Jellyfish & Sun Ray. Taken in Redang, with Canon Ixus750
By Joe Teo
posted Friday, July 10, 2009
66 votes

This charming little Red-Papulose Gymnodoris (Gymnodoris rubropapillosa) is one of the predator nudibranchs that hunts down and eats other nudibranchs. ..¸><((((º>·.¸.·´¯`·...¸><((((º>·..Canon G9 & Inon UCL-165 macro lens
By Brian Mayes
posted Sunday, August 10, 2008
65 votes

This is the Mirror effect of a friendly and curious Batfish couple! Taken in Perhentian Islands, Malaysia, on the Secret Wreck alias Fish Heaven Dive site.
By Cynthia Campbell
posted Saturday, June 11, 2011
65 votes

Fire
By Paul Ng
posted Wednesday, November 16, 2011
63 votes

Turtle
By Caroline Istas
posted Wednesday, April 1, 2009
62 votes
About Peoples' vote About Peoples' vote
Forums
forum latest Unnatural behavior
By balanus66
10:36 CST Today (9 hours ago)
forum latest Great shot
By Andre Philip
18:26 CST Today (1 hour ago)
forum latest Nice Shot
By Andre Philip
10:36 CST Today (9 hours ago)
forum latest your photo
By Leena Roy
10:22 CST Today (9 hours ago)
forum latest To me..this is an amazing shot.
By Batfish
16:45 CST Today (3 hours ago)
Photo Dive Sites
dive sites latestDumaguete/Zamboanguita, Philippines.
Philippines, South China Sea
dive sites latestNorth Wall of Grand Cayman
Cayman islands, Caribbean Sea
dive sites latestSıgacik / Teos
Turkey, Aegean Sea
dive sites latestArabia - Fathom Five National marine Park - Tobermory.
Canada, Great Lakes
dive sites latestSail Rock, Thailand
Thailand, Andaman Sea
dive sites latestScoglio dell'Isca
Italy, Tyrrhenian Sea
dive sites latestGhost Mount
Cayman islands, Caribbean Sea
dive sites latestBiscayne Bay
United States, Atlantic
dive sites latestPort Kembla
Australia, Tasman Sea
dive sites latestChinchorro
Mexico, Gulf Of Mexico

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 33 winner

weekly hotshot click to zoom

by Michael Weberberger

great encounter on the Silver Banks

Monthly Winners

July Winner

monthly hotshot click to zoom

by Dale Kobetich


Last Month's HotShots...


Hotshot stats...
Christian Coulombe (Second place)
Rafal Makiela (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 Entries From The South China Sea

2769 Entries Found: Page 3  of  103
Life on oil rig by Kf Leong
Life on oil rig
votes: 5
vote
"We are stardust, we are golden, we are caught in the dev... by Stefan Follows
"We are stardust, we are golden, we are caught in the devil's bargain" CSN&Y. Chevron Barracuda - Sphyraena qenie. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f6.3-1/125-Sliver Efex -Lightroom
votes: 15
vote
my first UW model shot in Brunei Darussalam. She is a Bru... by Kf Leong
my first UW model shot in Brunei Darussalam. She is a Bruneian buddy who is kind enough to be my model and she is so natural in front of camera. Her name is Faith!
votes: 9
vote

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Sunday, June 29, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: South China Sea Brunei Darussalam
view portfolio more shots by Kf Leong
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Coralful Puerto Galera. by Maziar Momtazi
Coralful Puerto Galera.
votes: 16
vote

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Thursday, June 26, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: South China Sea Philippines
view portfolio more shots by Maziar Momtazi view portfolio
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
"I intend to live forever, or die trying." Groucho Marx. ... by Stefan Follows
"I intend to live forever, or die trying." Groucho Marx. Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f5-1/125-Sliver Efex -Lightroom
votes: 13
vote
"The universe is an intelligence test." Timothy Leary. An... by Stefan Follows
"The universe is an intelligence test." Timothy Leary. Anemone Shrimp - Ancylomenes holthuisi. Mae Haad, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/60-f8-iso320-Inon D2000-Inon UCL165-H2oTools
votes: 12
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: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
view portfolio more shots by Stefan Follows
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
"This must be Thursday. I never could get the hang of Thu... by Stefan Follows
"This must be Thursday. I never could get the hang of Thursdays." Douglas Adams. Sea Pen Shrimp - Latreutes sp. Mae Haad, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/250-f3.2-iso400-Inon D2000-Inon UCL165-H2oTools+5x2
votes: 5
vote
Three shots from the movement of a squid merged together. by Maziar Momtazi
Three shots from the movement of a squid merged together.
votes: 21
vote
"The eye altering, alters all." William Blake. Coconut Octopus - Amphioctopus marginatus. Chaloklum, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/20-f11-iso200-Inon D2000-
votes: 5
vote
"I say there is no darkness but ignorance." William Shake... by Stefan Follows
"I say there is no darkness but ignorance." William Shakespeare. Sawblade Shrimp - Tozeuma armatum. Sail Rock-Thailand-EM5-Oly 12-50mm-1/250-f11-iso100-Inon D2000-Inon UCL165
votes: 22
vote
S C R A T C H I N G
Anemone shrimp
Anilao, Philippines.... by Irwin Ang
S C R A T C H I N G
Anemone shrimp
Anilao, Philippines. May 2014
shortlistedShortlisted!
votes: 22
vote
"You can't study the darkness by flooding it with light."... by Stefan Follows
"You can't study the darkness by flooding it with light." Edward Abbey. Nudibranch - Hypselodoris kanga. Chaloklum, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/160-f2.8-iso100-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165-H2oTools+5x2
votes: 20
vote
"Better a living beggar than a buried emperor." Jean de L... by Stefan Follows
"Better a living beggar than a buried emperor." Jean de La Fontaine. Mantis Shrimp - Lysiosquilla sp. Mae Haad, Thailand-EM5-Oly 12-500mm-1/250-f11-iso100-Inon D2000-Inon UCL165-H2oTools+5x2
votes: 14
vote
I N V E R T E D - V I S I O N  
Bubble Coral Shrimp (Ste... by Irwin Ang
I N V E R T E D - V I S I O N
Bubble Coral Shrimp (Stegopontonia commensalis)
Anilao, Philippines. February 2014
votes: 10
vote

F L O W
Lionfish (Pterois)
Anilao, Philippines. May 2014 by Irwin Ang
F L O W
Lionfish (Pterois)
Anilao, Philippines. May 2014
votes: 13
vote
"Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored." A... by Stefan Follows
"Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored." Aldous Huxley. Samran, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f5.6-1/80-Sliver Efex -Lightroom
votes: 8
vote
G R E E N - B A C K G R O U D
Nudibranch (Hypselodoris o... by Irwin Ang
G R E E N - B A C K G R O U D
Nudibranch (Hypselodoris obsura)
Anilao, Philippines. May 2014
votes: 16
vote
"Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it." Sal... by Stefan Follows
"Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it." Salvador Dali. Cuapetes Shrimp - Cuapetes grandis. Mae Haad, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/160-f4.5-iso200-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165-H2o Tools +5x2 - Silver Efex
votes: 18
vote
"Fun is good" Dr. Seuss. Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus. S... by Stefan Follows
"Fun is good" Dr. Seuss. Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f8-1/80-Sliver Efex -Lightroom
votes: 25
vote
The Yawning Hairy Frogfish. by Maziar Momtazi
The Yawning Hairy Frogfish.
votes: 20
vote
"What would be ugly in a garden constitutes beauty in a m... by Stefan Follows
"What would be ugly in a garden constitutes beauty in a mountain."
Victor Hugo. Sea Pen Shrimp - Periclimenes sp. Mae Haad, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/160-f8-iso400-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165 -H2O+5x2
votes: 16
vote
H E A D - S H O T
Nudibranch (Hypselodoris carnea)
Anil... by Irwin Ang
H E A D - S H O T
Nudibranch (Hypselodoris carnea)
Anilao, Philippines. May 2014
votes: 22
vote
"Hair are your aerials. They pick up signals from the cos... by Stefan Follows
"Hair are your aerials. They pick up signals from the cosmos ... " Withnail and I. Nudibranch - Hypselodoris sp. Samran, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/125-f2.8-iso200-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165 -H2O+5x2
votes: 9
vote
"Today was good. Today was fun. Tomorrow is another one."... by Stefan Follows
"Today was good. Today was fun. Tomorrow is another one." Dr. Seuss. Whale Shark - Rhincodon typus. Sail Rock, Thailand-EM5-Panasonic 8mm-iso200-f8-1/80
votes: 22
vote
"A black cat crossing your path signifies that the animal... by Stefan Follows
"A black cat crossing your path signifies that the animal is going somewhere." Groucho Marx. Coconut Octopus - Amphioctopus marginatus. Chaloklum, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/100-18-iso200-Inon D2000
votes: 10
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, June 12, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: South China Sea Thailand
view portfolio more shots by Stefan Follows
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
"Look deep into nature, and then you will understand ever... by Stefan Follows
"Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better." Albert Einstein. Head Sheild Slug - Philinopsis pilsbry. Mae Haad, Thailand-EM5-Oly 60mm-1/250-f4.5-iso200-Inon D2000-Inon UCL 165-H2o Tools +5x2
votes: 8
vote
Snoot shot by Raj Prasad
Snoot shot
votes: 12
vote

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Tuesday, June 10, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: South China Sea Malaysia
view portfolio more shots by Raj Prasad
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
2769 Entries Found: Page 3  of  103