loading Photo Contest loading ...
please wait - lots of graphics on this page!
Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Palau

Underwater photo contest

Peoples' Vote


Solar eclipse
By Andrey Tazba
posted Tuesday, April 8, 2008
75 votes

It was the start of our Aggressor live-a-board in Palau,Micronesia. Our first dive was at Lions fish rock and we saw this beautifull anemone and anemone fish. little did we know that this was the start of a surreal week of diving.
By Rick Ouellette
posted Friday, November 20, 2009
64 votes

Blue Holes in Palau  Several of my
By Ric Ruhlman
posted Friday, December 31, 2010
63 votes

Longnose Hawkfish at Big Drop-off in Palau.
By Yorko Summer
posted Saturday, November 25, 2006
60 votes

BLUE HOLES
By Andrey Tazba
posted Tuesday, June 24, 2008
57 votes

- seven eyes -

Bigfin reef squid (Sepioteuthis lessoniana)
By Reinhard Arndt
posted Monday, January 2, 2012
57 votes

Taken while snorkeling at Jellyfish Lake on a crystal clear day.
By Andrew Sonis
posted Friday, December 30, 2011
54 votes

'Rock Island Sunset' What else can you say? D100; 18-70mm Nikkor lens. Enjoy!
By Rick Tegeler
posted Sunday, October 29, 2006
50 votes

Beautifull Anemone and host fish. What a great place Palau is and I can't wait to return.
By Rick Ouellette
posted Sunday, November 15, 2009
47 votes

'WAITING' Scorpion fish in a common pose. Another mug shot from 'Fish Portraits'. Housed Nikon F; 55 auto-micro Nikkor lens. Enjoy!
By Rick Tegeler
posted Tuesday, October 3, 2006
46 votes
About Peoples' vote About Peoples' vote
Forums
forum latest Fantastic Picture
By Scuba Dan
08:47 CST Today (5 hours ago)
forum latest cool lighting
By steven
09:50 CST Today (4 hours ago)
forum latest What kind of camera, lense andsettings
By Scuba Dan
11:20 CST Today (2 hours ago)
forum latest I'd like help on some of my first photos
By Nektnt
11:06 CST Today (2 hours ago)
forum latest Camera Settings
By Scuba Dan
11:21 CST Today (2 hours ago)
Photo Dive Sites
dive sites latestArborek Island Raja Ampat Indonesia
Indonesia
dive sites latestArborek Island
Indonesia
dive sites latestBandera Dive Site Isla Mujeres
Mexico, Gulf Of Mexico
dive sites latestBandera Dive Site , Isla Mujeres
Mexico, Gulf Of Mexico
dive sites latestlassisters reef
Australia
dive sites latestSeferihisar
Turkey, Aegean Sea
dive sites latestsouth
Cayman islands, Caribbean Sea
dive sites latestBethlahem
Philippines, Philippine Sea
dive sites latestAtlantis dive Site Isla Mujeres
Mexico, Gulf Of Mexico
dive sites latestSatakut Wreck
Thailand, Asian Sea

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 5 winner

weekly hotshot click to zoom

by Uwe Schmolke

Snow on Orchid - Cyerce bourbonica

Monthly Winners

January Winner

monthly hotshot click to zoom

by Khaled Zaki


Last Month's HotShots...


Hotshot stats...
Steven Miller (Second place)
Tony Cherbas (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 Palau

434 Entries Found: Page 1  of  17
Feeding on light. Jellyfish in jellyfish lake
4 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Yesterday
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Pacific Palau
view portfolio more shots by Leena Roy
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Jellyfish and its reflection at the Jellyfish lake in Palau!
14 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Landlocked Seas/Lakes Palau
view portfolio more shots by Jeff Lafrenz
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Jellyfish lake in Palau, isolated since then it has a unique ecosystem that includes millions of these golden jellyfish.
shortlistedShortlisted!
13 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: (last week)
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Palau
view portfolio more shots by Behnaz Afsahi
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Stingless jellyfish in Jellyfish Lake, Palau.
3 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Thursday, November 12, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Palau
view portfolio more shots by Stephan Gosselin
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Gorgonia and yellow trumpetfish
7 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Monday, October 26, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
view portfolio more shots by Dmitry Starostenkov
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Twin Spot Snapper Spawning. Around a few days leading up ... by Richard Barnden
Twin Spot Snapper Spawning. Around a few days leading up to the Full Moon large aggregations of twin spot snapper wait ready to spawn
5 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Friday, September 25, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
view portfolio more shots by Richard Barnden view portfolio
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Coral hermit crab
12 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Wednesday, September 2, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
view portfolio more shots by Dmitry Starostenkov
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
The small and tight shoal of bluestripe snappers. Palau.
7 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, July 9, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
view portfolio more shots by Dmitry Starostenkov
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
The sun shines through the jellyfish in the famous lake of Palau.
Second place Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

editor's comments

Editor's Comment
Beautiful shot with perfect exposure.
9 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Wednesday, July 8, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
view portfolio more shots by Dmitry Starostenkov
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Napoleon of Palau
10 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Wednesday, June 24, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
view portfolio more shots by Dmitry Starostenkov
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Scorpionfish under the sunburst
8 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: Wednesday, May 27, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
view portfolio more shots by Dmitry Starostenkov
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Blacktip reef sharks are patrolling water around dive boat in Palau.
8 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Monday, May 25, 2015
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
view portfolio more shots by Dmitry Starostenkov
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
The soaring turtle.
Happy World Turtle Day! Let them live!
11 Votes
VOTE!
School of bigeye
shortlistedShortlisted!
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: Wednesday, May 20, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
view portfolio more shots by Dmitry Starostenkov
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
The Big Bang
20 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, April 28, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
view portfolio more shots by Dmitry Starostenkov
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Juvenile Short fin lion fish in the open ocean during another fantastic Black water dive!
shortlistedShortlisted!
6 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Monday, April 20, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
view portfolio more shots by Nick Rogers
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Juvenile Slipper lobster Hitching a ride!
15 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: Sunday, April 19, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
view portfolio more shots by Nick Rogers
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Yellow Pigmy squid (loliolus noctiluca) Black water diving!
4 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: Sunday, April 19, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
view portfolio more shots by Nick Rogers
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
I love Manta Rays! by Francis Lau
I love Manta Rays!
8 Votes
VOTE!
Yellow Snappers..Fish Ball by Francis Lau
Yellow Snappers..Fish Ball
5 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Friday, March 6, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Palau
view portfolio more shots by Francis Lau
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
"Home Security" part of my Underwater Surrealism series
shortlistedShortlisted!
Final RoundThrough to 2015 awards final round judging
14 Votes
VOTE!
Taking a midday break from diving the crystal clear conditions tempted me back into the water for a closer look at a shallow wreck. Once in the water I lost interest in the wreck and turned my attention to these simple but beautiful leaf reflections.
8 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, February 9, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific Palau
view portfolio more shots by Joanna Lentini
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Napoleon wrasse (Cheilinus undulatus), Blue Corner, Palau by Reinhard Arndt
Napoleon wrasse (Cheilinus undulatus), Blue Corner, Palau
11 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Tuesday, January 20, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Palau
view portfolio more shots by Reinhard Arndt
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Bigfin reef squid (Sepioteuthis lessonianain) in the sun ... by Reinhard Arndt
Bigfin reef squid (Sepioteuthis lessonianain) in the sun of Palau
4 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Saturday, January 10, 2015
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Palau
view portfolio more shots by Reinhard Arndt
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Plankton Soup...Yummy! by Francis Lau
Plankton Soup...Yummy!
5 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Thursday, January 8, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Palau
view portfolio more shots by Francis Lau
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
A wonderful shot of some anenome in Palau when i went on ... by Courtney Povey
A wonderful shot of some anenome in Palau when i went on a dive holiday.
6 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Tuesday, December 30, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Palau
view portfolio more shots by Courtney Povey view portfolio
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Sunset
7 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Monday, December 22, 2014
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Pacific Palau
view portfolio more shots by Dmitry Vinogradov
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
434 Entries Found: Page 1  of  17