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

Underwater photo contest

Peoples' Vote


Tu prenais du plaisir
A faire des ronds dans l'eau... ;=)
By Bonduel Tanguy
posted Friday, December 2, 2011
137 votes

Spanish Shawl Nudibranch at Point Dume, Malibu.
By Sevag Mehterian
posted Tuesday, December 20, 2011
114 votes

Inspired by nearby competition, this male humpback put some serious power into this series of forward lunges. In 7 years of whale watching, I had never seen a lunge like this from this angle. Taken with a canon 350d and 70-300 lens.
By Tyania Diffin
posted Wednesday, May 31, 2006
93 votes

Nautilus pompilius.
Taken at LIFOU island, New Caledonia, in night dive.
Very rare prehistorycal animal who lives very deep, so i had a chance to meet it
By Antonio Pastorelli
posted Monday, March 17, 2008
93 votes

SHARKS
By Pedro L Burguera
posted Friday, January 25, 2008
91 votes

Overwater Bungalows-Moorea
By Frank Greco
posted Thursday, June 7, 2007
88 votes

This image was taken in Guadalupe Islanda in October 2008 using a Nikonos RS with a 20-35mm lens.  THs film I used was Fuji Velvia 100 speed, f8 at approximately 125.  Color corrected in photoshop CS.
By Steven Kl Smith
posted Tuesday, December 16, 2008
84 votes

Giant pacific manta came in for a close up. Taken at Socorro Islands.
By Kris Davies
posted Monday, December 12, 2016
83 votes

Green Sea Turtle, South Kohala Coast, Hawaii - 2007 AUG 06
By Gus Saldana
posted Wednesday, December 5, 2007
82 votes

Red Eye Frog Costa Rica
By Doris Vierkoetter
posted Friday, October 28, 2011
82 votes
About Peoples' vote About Peoples' vote
Forums
forum latest Raja Blenny
By Skiroach
19:33 CST Today (1 hour ago)
forum latest scherpte
By marc van den broeck
19:33 CST Today (1 hour ago)
forum latest best shot
By marc van den broeck
19:33 CST Today (1 hour ago)
forum latest nice pair
By Andre Philip
19:33 CST Today (1 hour ago)
forum latest Wooaah
By Andre Philip
19:33 CST Today (1 hour ago)
Photo Dive Sites
dive sites latestDooneen Pier
Ireland, Atlantic
dive sites latestKaş- Antalya- Turkey
Turkey, Mediterranean Sea
dive sites latestCenote Tajma Ha
Mexico, Gulf Of Mexico
dive sites latestship yard puerto gallera
Philippines, Philippine Sea
dive sites latestMed.sea
Italy, Tyrrhenian Sea
dive sites latestToolenbugse plas, Hoofddorp.
Netherlands
dive sites latest-
Indonesia, Bali Sea
dive sites latestBelongas
Indonesia, Indian Ocean
dive sites latestUcadalar
Turkey, Mediterranean Sea
dive sites latestCala di Puolo, Massa Lubrense,
Italy, Tyrrhenian 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 25 winner

weekly hotshot click to zoom

by Filip Staes

Barrel jellyfish, Zeeland, the Netherlands.

Monthly Winners

May Winner

monthly hotshot click to zoom

by Tianhong Wang


Last Month's HotShots...


Hotshot stats...
Violet Ting (Second place)
Jérome Mirande (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 Pacific

8482 Entries Found: Page 1  of  315
Genie In A Bottle - A Mosshead Warbonet sits inside a discarded bottle displaying his famous 'hair-do'
shortlistedShortlisted!
7 Votes
VOTE!
A large fish eating anemone extends its tentacles amongst the growing bull kelp
shortlistedShortlisted!
11 Votes
VOTE!
Giant Keyhole Limpet, NRAD, San Diego
shortlistedShortlisted!
23 Votes
VOTE!
A Giant Plumose Anemone (Metridium farcimen) opens up to feed in the currents off the coast of Vancouver Island. Inward lighting technique
12 Votes
VOTE!
Mantarray passing, Isla Socorro México
28 Votes
VOTE!
Unicorn Attack! by Alison Ranheim
Unicorn Attack!
13 Votes
VOTE!
Hanging there by Frankie Rivera
Hanging there
14 Votes
VOTE!
Molokini Crater, Maui by Alison Ranheim
Molokini Crater, Maui
9 Votes
VOTE!
Snooted eye of a Ruby Red Octopus! 100mm Macro Canon T2I ... by Marc Damant
Snooted eye of a Ruby Red Octopus! 100mm Macro Canon T2I in an Aquatica Housing with twin Sea and Sea DS1's and plus 5 diopter.
11 Votes
VOTE!
A face only a mother could love. C-O sole 100mm macro +5 ... by Marc Damant
A face only a mother could love. C-O sole 100mm macro +5 diopter. Vancouver Island Canada,
shortlistedShortlisted!
22 Votes
VOTE!
Baby Silver Tip, San Benedicto Island México
18 Votes
VOTE!
Noerthern Ronquil! by Marc Damant
Noerthern Ronquil!
16 Votes
VOTE!
"Under the jetty",Arborek, Raja Ampat.
14 Votes
VOTE!
Anemone shrimp (Periclemenes brevicarpalis) Raja Ampat.
13 Votes
VOTE!
Flabellina trilineata
17 Votes
VOTE!
Decorated Warbonnet poised to strike. by Marc Damant
Decorated Warbonnet poised to strike.
shortlistedShortlisted!
15 Votes
VOTE!
Northern Spearnose Poacher! 100mm Macro +5 Diopter I love... by Marc Damant
Northern Spearnose Poacher! 100mm Macro +5 Diopter I love the beard on these guys!
10 Votes
VOTE!
Mantaray in Blue, Revillagigedo México
22 Votes
VOTE!
Yellow-tipped Phyllodesmium, Raja Ampat.
shortlistedShortlisted!
15 Votes
VOTE!
A Sculpin in the fresh and salt water interchange makes f... by Marc Damant
A Sculpin in the fresh and salt water interchange makes for a dizzying view behind.
8 Votes
VOTE!
Soft Coral Crab (Hoplophrys oatesii), Raja Ampat.
13 Votes
VOTE!
Giant clam, Raja Ampat.
12 Votes
VOTE!
A tiny broke back shrimp on a piece of bark. 100mm macro ... by Marc Damant
A tiny broke back shrimp on a piece of bark. 100mm macro and +10 diopter.
9 Votes
VOTE!
Small Seal
8 Votes
VOTE!
Flabellina exoptata, Raja Ampat.
10 Votes
VOTE!
The enchanted Prince, waiting for the kiss of his princess by Frankie Rivera
The enchanted Prince, waiting for the kiss of his princess
7 Votes
VOTE!
"The grass is always greener on the other side", Raja Ampat.
shortlistedShortlisted!
17 Votes
VOTE!
8482 Entries Found: Page 1  of  315