loading Photo Contest loading ...
please wait - lots of graphics on this page!
Underwater Photo Contest Entries From United States (6)

Underwater photo contest

Peoples' Vote


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

Barracuda on French Reef at Key Largo National Marine Sanctuary
By Steven Daniel
posted Sunday, June 29, 2008
90 votes

Rock Beauty shot on Wreck of the Benwood in Key Largo Marine Sanctuary
By Steven Daniel
posted Tuesday, July 1, 2008
88 votes

Stop Light Parrot Fish shot on the wreck of the Benwood Key Largo Fl In the National Marine Sanctuary
By Steven Daniel
posted Thursday, July 3, 2008
84 votes

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

Scrawled Filefish French Reef in The Florida Keys Marine Sancuary off Key Largo
By Steven Daniel
posted Wednesday, July 2, 2008
80 votes

Turtle beach on Oahu. Taken topside after a snorkeling trip.
By Gary Ramey
posted Saturday, December 2, 2006
80 votes

This picture was taken in the Florida Keys using an Olympus C-750 Ultra Zoom. No flash was needed.
By Amanda Weinkauf
posted Monday, December 11, 2006
79 votes

Calf manatee @ Crystal River, Florida.
By Steve Kuo
posted Friday, December 29, 2006
78 votes

This beautiful Green Moray swam freely along side me in Utila, at one point poking the dome port with his nose...taken with Olympus EXZ500 in a Ikelite housing with a DS 125 Strobe.
By Holly Heffner
posted Wednesday, July 26, 2006
75 votes
About Peoples' vote About Peoples' vote
Forums
forum latest Squat lobster swimming???
By bar
Saturday, August 27, 2016
forum latest RULES
By markosixty6
Saturday, August 27, 2016
forum latest Three Horns
By Tony Cherbas
Saturday, August 27, 2016
forum latest Lighting
By markosixty6
Saturday, August 27, 2016
forum latest Help - colour not matching
By SuperDiverCat
(2 days ago)
Photo Dive Sites
dive sites latestSugar Beach
Saint Lucia, Caribbean Sea
dive sites latestDoodles
South Africa, Indian Ocean
dive sites latestPanglao Island
Philippines, Philippine Sea
dive sites latestPangsama
Philippines, Philippine Sea
dive sites latestBeqa Island
Fiji, Pacific
dive sites latestttirrenian sea
Italy
dive sites latestSS Maine
United Kingdom, English Channel
dive sites latestRitidian Beach
Guam, Philippine Sea
dive sites latestCatalinas
Costa Rica, Pacific
dive sites latestPenitente, Pichidangui.
Chile, Chilean 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 35 winner

weekly hotshot click to zoom

by Tanya Houppermans

'Into The Woods' - A mutton snapper swims through the coral reefs of Grand Cayman

Monthly Winners

July Winner

monthly hotshot click to zoom

by Doris Vierkötter


Last Month's HotShots...


Hotshot stats...
Plamena Mileva (Second place)
Lorenzo Mittiga (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 United States

6492 Entries Found: Page 6  of  241
So I Mounted my housing on a pole, connected it to Camranger, cut a hole in the ice, sunk the thing. An iPad will then control all camera functions 150' away.. (warm and dry) Live view works, so you just shoot when you like the scene :-) fun!
shortlistedShortlisted!
24 Votes
VOTE!
Fighting the fish. by Enrique Pascual
Fighting the fish.
12 Votes
VOTE!
My favorite, the Unicorn Fish! by Alison Ranheim
My favorite, the Unicorn Fish!
6 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Friday, January 22, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
view portfolio more shots by Alison Ranheim
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Lion Fish at Miami Reef by Enrique Pascual
Lion Fish at Miami Reef
4 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Friday, January 22, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (North American coastal) United States
view portfolio more shots by Enrique Pascual
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Kahaluu Beach Park, Hawaii by Alison Ranheim
Kahaluu Beach Park, Hawaii
7 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
view portfolio more shots by Alison Ranheim
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
lion fish by Enrique Pascual
lion fish
12 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (North American coastal) United States
view portfolio more shots by Enrique Pascual
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Manatee with divers.Crystal River
6 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Atlantic (North American coastal) United States
view portfolio more shots by Sevil Gurel Peker
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Green Sea Turtle in Dappled Light
17 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
view portfolio more shots by Tony Cherbas
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
"Not another photographer" by Stuart Ganz
"Not another photographer"
10 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, January 19, 2016
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Pacific United States
view portfolio more shots by Stuart Ganz
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
West Palm Beach,
10 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Tuesday, January 19, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic (North American coastal) United States
view portfolio more shots by Sevil Gurel Peker
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Sound The Trumpets
shortlistedShortlisted!
17 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Friday, January 15, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
view portfolio more shots by Tony Cherbas
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Photo was taken at La Jolla, California. This sea lion fo... by Paul Van Cedar
Photo was taken at La Jolla, California. This sea lion followed us around for the whole dive, grabbing fins and pulling on my dive buddies hoodie. She was a lot of fun.
8 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Thursday, January 14, 2016
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Pacific United States
view portfolio more shots by Paul Van Cedar
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
The Sea Tiger by Stuart Ganz
The Sea Tiger
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: Wednesday, January 13, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Pacific United States
view portfolio more shots by Stuart Ganz
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Harlequin Shrimp by Brian Mcdaniel
Harlequin Shrimp
4 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Wednesday, January 13, 2016
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Pacific United States
view portfolio more shots by Brian Mcdaniel
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Just a little peck on the cheek by Stuart Ganz
Just a little peck on the cheek
Runner Up Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

editor's comments

Editor's Comment
Awesome behaviour shot! Right place, right time - excellent photo!
12 Votes
VOTE!
Home Sweet Home
A spotted moray has made a home for itself on the wreck of the United Caribbean off the coast of Boca Raton, Florida.
5 Votes
VOTE!
Turtles by Stuart Ganz
Turtles
shortlistedShortlisted!
19 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, January 6, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific United States
view portfolio more shots by Stuart Ganz
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Sun and Moon
A moon jelly in the waters off of Key West, Florida
shortlistedShortlisted!
15 Votes
VOTE!
Not A Mermaid
It's hard to believe that sailors actually used to mistake manatees for mermaids!
5 Votes
VOTE!
Black crab on the shore. Black sand beach, Kona
5 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Friday, January 1, 2016
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific United States
view portfolio more shots by Terry Steeley
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Happiness comes in salty water...
7 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Monday, December 28, 2015
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Pacific United States
view portfolio more shots by Terry Steeley
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Inside the pipe, Hawaii
5 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Sunday, December 27, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific United States
view portfolio more shots by Terry Steeley
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Barracuda and rope..... by Chris Miskavitch
Barracuda and rope.....
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: Sunday, December 27, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic United States
view portfolio more shots by Chris Miskavitch
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Urchin up close by Chris Miskavitch
Urchin up close
3 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, December 27, 2015
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Atlantic United States
view portfolio more shots by Chris Miskavitch
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Rough Around The Edges
A female sand tiger shark shows scars from mating. Taken off the coast of North Carolina.
11 Votes
VOTE!
California Kelp Forest Color. This Spanish Shawl nudibran... by Douglas Klug
California Kelp Forest Color. This Spanish Shawl nudibranch glows out of the darkness. The nudibranch is lit with a snoot using a Canon T4i with 100mm macro and a snooted DS51 strobe.
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: Saturday, December 26, 2015
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Pacific United States
view portfolio more shots by Douglas Klug
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Spotted Eagle Ray- Blue Heron Bridge by Mark Sagovac
Spotted Eagle Ray- Blue Heron Bridge
7 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Saturday, December 26, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Atlantic (North American coastal) United States
view portfolio more shots by Mark Sagovac
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
6492 Entries Found: Page 6  of  241