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

Underwater photo contest

Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2016

29 days to go
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 Nudi
By Larry
Thursday, December 1, 2016
forum latest Hairy Frog
By Larry
16:17 CST Today (within the last hour)
forum latest River shutter drags
By steven
Yesterday
forum latest Wow
By moussetitik
12:42 CST Today (4 hours ago)
forum latest Wow
By indianfish
09:06 CST Today (7 hours ago)
Photo Dive Sites
dive sites latestPont Lorois, Ria d'Etel
France, Celtic Sea
dive sites latestCherie's reef
Papua New Guinea, Coral Sea
dive sites latestBlue Hill, Tulamben, Bali
Indonesia, Bali Sea
dive sites latestRade de Brest
France, Celtic Sea
dive sites latest7 mile beach
Jamaica, Caribbean Sea
dive sites latestLawadi
Papua New Guinea, Coral Sea
dive sites latestCherie's reef
Papua New Guinea, Coral Sea
dive sites latestDeacon's Reef
Papua New Guinea, Coral Sea
dive sites latestna
Netherlands Antilles, Caribbean Sea
dive sites latestPura Segara, Bali
Indonesia, Bali 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 48 winner

weekly hotshot click to zoom

by Yung Sen Wu

Golden Location :Lembeh Indonesias Canon 5dsr Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 L Macro IS USM Lens: F14, 1/250, ISO 400 SEA &SEA MDX-

Monthly Winners

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

444 Entries Found: Page 1  of  17
Watching the sharks by Stuart Ganz
Watching the sharks
7 Votes
VOTE!
A beautiful ctenophora (comb jelly), on a black water nig... by Samantha Buonvino
A beautiful ctenophora (comb jelly), on a black water night dive in Palau
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: Monday, October 10, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Pacific Palau
view portfolio more shots by Samantha Buonvino
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
February 2016 Golden Jellyfish. Before El Nino incl. tour... by Sabrina Signer
February 2016 Golden Jellyfish. Before El Nino incl. tourists destroyed eveything.
shortlistedShortlisted!
10 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Thursday, August 4, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Landlocked Seas/Lakes Palau
view portfolio more shots by Sabrina Signer
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Hiding in an anemone. by Jason Rootes
Hiding in an anemone.
8 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Tuesday, August 2, 2016
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Philippine Sea Palau
view portfolio more shots by Jason Rootes
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Beautiful Jellyfish by Kerim Sabuncuoglu
Beautiful Jellyfish
10 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Wednesday, April 6, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Close Focus
date posted location: Palau
view portfolio more shots by Kerim Sabuncuoglu view portfolio
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Green turtle swimming through space
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: Sunday, March 6, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Palau
view portfolio more shots by Leena Roy
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
barracuda shoal
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: Friday, March 4, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Palau
view portfolio more shots by Leena Roy
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Jellyfish lake
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: Thursday, March 3, 2016
date posted category: Freshwater
date posted location: Palau
view portfolio more shots by Leena Roy
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Diver in cave
shortlistedShortlisted!
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: Friday, February 26, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Pacific Palau
view portfolio more shots by Leena Roy
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Jellyfish Lake in Palau is a fascinating ecosystem where only snorkeling is allowed and millions of jellyfish surround you. Isolating one with the sun behind took quite a bit of time, but the result was definitely worth it.
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: Wednesday, February 17, 2016
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Palau
view portfolio more shots by Jeff Lafrenz
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Feeding on light. Jellyfish in jellyfish lake
12 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Friday, February 5, 2016
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!
15 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Thursday, January 28, 2016
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!
15 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Saturday, January 23, 2016
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.
4 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!
18 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 
444 Entries Found: Page 1  of  17