loading Photo Contest loading ...
please wait - lots of graphics on this page!
Underwater Photo Contest Entries By Marco Waagmeester

Underwater photo contest

Peoples' Vote


'Sunset Over Bali' on a live-aboard to Komodo (Canon G9, Speedlite 420ex)
By Marco Waagmeester
posted Wednesday, May 6, 2009
69 votes

Coconut or Veined Octopus (Amphioctopus marginatus) with it's shell - Puri Jati, Bali (Canon G9, Inon D2000w)
By Marco Waagmeester
posted Tuesday, November 4, 2008
61 votes

Ocean Sunfish (Mola mola) cleaned by bannerfish, Crystal Bay, Bali (Canon G9)
By Marco Waagmeester
posted Tuesday, September 23, 2008
59 votes

Hypselodoris Kanga nudibranch, Tukad Abu, Bali (Canon G9, WP-DC21,Inon D2000w)
By Marco Waagmeester
posted Monday, June 23, 2008
53 votes


By Marco Waagmeester
posted Thursday, September 4, 2008
52 votes

Nudibranch (Glossodoris atromarginata) - (Canon G9, D2000w, UCL165)
By Marco Waagmeester
posted Tuesday, September 2, 2008
50 votes


By Marco Waagmeester
posted Friday, June 26, 2009
46 votes

Tanah Lot temple at sunset. HDR from 3 photographs (Nikon D300, Tokina 116 ATX)
By Marco Waagmeester
posted Wednesday, January 13, 2010
44 votes

Ocean Sunfish (Mola Mola) getting cleaned by bannerfish at Crystal Bay, Nusa Penida, Bali. (Canon G9)
By Marco Waagmeester
posted Thursday, August 28, 2008
43 votes

Another Pygmy Seahorse (Hippocampus denise) during a dive at Menjangan island, Bali. (Canon G9, Inon strobe D2000w, UCL165 macro lens)
By Marco Waagmeester
posted Sunday, August 3, 2008
41 votes
About Peoples' vote About Peoples' vote
Forums
forum latest Was that you?
By Batfish
12:31 CST Today (5 hours ago)
forum latest great shot !
By indianfish
Yesterday
forum latest your photo
By Leena Roy
17:53 CST Today (within the last hour)
forum latest Lined Nombrotha
By marcof
16:38 CST Today (1 hour ago)
forum latest Reverse-ring macro
By Doug Anderson
11:16 CST Today (6 hours ago)

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 15 winner

weekly hotshot click to zoom

by Salvatore Ianniello

Natural composition

Monthly Winners

March Winner

monthly hotshot click to zoom

by Beth Watson


Last Month's HotShots...


Hotshot stats...
Abimael Márquez (Second place)
Michael Weberberger (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 By Marco Waagmeester

229 Entries Found: Page 1  of  9
Little porcelain crab on a sea pen.
Canon G9, D2000, 2xUCL165
votes: 24
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, July 19, 2011
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Marco Waagmeester
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Hypselodoris infucata nudibranch, Tulamben, Bali.
Canon G9, D2000, UCL165
shortlistedShortlisted!
votes: 20
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, July 17, 2011
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Marco Waagmeester
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Hinge-Break shrimp (R. durbanensis), Tulamben, Bali
Canon G9, D2000, UCL165
shortlistedShortlisted!
votes: 24
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, July 16, 2011
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Marco Waagmeester
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
"Prayers at the sea"
Hindu priest bringing his early morning offerings and prayers at Sanur beach, Bali.
shortlistedShortlisted!
votes: 25
vote
Weedy Scorpionfish (Rhinopias frondosa), Bali Indonesia - (Canon G9, Inon D2000w)
votes: 21
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, March 1, 2010
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Marco Waagmeester
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Hairy Frogfish portrait - Puri Jati, Bali (Canon G9, Inon D2000w, UCL165)
votes: 37
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 24, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Marco Waagmeester
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Whip coral shrimp (Pontonides unciger) on Cirripathes sp. wire coral, Bali Indonesia - (Canon G9, Inon D2000w, 2xUCL165)
votes: 19
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, February 23, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Marco Waagmeester
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Mantis Shrimp Eye (Odontodactylus scyllarus) - Batu Niti, Bali
As i was coming very close, it turned out that the shrimps punch couldn't break my Inon macro lens..
(Canon G9, Inon D2000w, 2xUCL165)
shortlistedShortlisted!
votes: 38
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, February 21, 2010
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Marco Waagmeester
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
"A Beautiful Morning"
Sanur, the place where i live at 10 o'clock in the morning. In the far distance you can see the island Nusa Penida.
Panorama stitched from 3 brackets of 3 shots with different exposures (HDR) with Canon Powershot G9
shortlistedShortlisted!
votes: 23
vote
Tanah Lot temple at sunset. HDR from 3 photographs (Nikon D300, Tokina 116 ATX)
Second place Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!

editor's comments

Editor's Comment
Google High Dynamic range if you want to give your landscapes some zing!
votes: 44
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, 2010
date posted category: Creative - Manipulated (Photoshopped)
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Marco Waagmeester
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Happy/Healthy and Photo Rich 2010 To All At UWP!!
View over sea from the top of the cliffs at Bukit peninsula, south Bali. (Nikon D300, 5 merged exposures)
shortlistedShortlisted!
votes: 38
vote
Hairy Squatlobster "Reanimated".
Runner Up - worthy of note but not a medal winner - an equal 4th place if you like! Runner Up 2009
Winner Monthly HotShots
Final RoundThrough to 2009 awards final round judging

editor's comments

Editor's Comment
GET YOUR HAIRCUT!
votes: 39
vote
Common Seahorse (Hippocampus taeniopterus) - Seraya, Bali (Canon G9, Inon D2000w)
shortlistedShortlisted!
votes: 25
vote

go to the forum thread for this entry forum thread for this image
go to the dive site record where this shot was takenDive Site for this image
date posted posted: Wednesday, November 11, 2009
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Marco Waagmeester
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Striped Triplefin (Helcogramma striatum) - Amed, Bali (Canon G9, Inon D2000w, 2xUCL165)
shortlistedShortlisted!
votes: 38
vote

go to the forum thread for this entry forum thread for this image
go to the dive site record where this shot was takenDive Site for this image
date posted posted: Wednesday, November 11, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Marco Waagmeester
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Close-up of a Marbled Shrimp (Saron marmoratus) - Tulamben, Bali (Canon G9, Inon D2000w, UCL165)
votes: 20
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, November 8, 2009
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Marco Waagmeester
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
The Great Barracuda of Tulamben, Bali (Sphyraena barracuda) - Canon G9, Inon D2000w)
votes: 20
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, November 8, 2009
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Marco Waagmeester
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
"Clingy" the Crinoid Clingfish - Tulamben, Bali (Canon G9, Inon D2000w)
votes: 11
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, October 29, 2009
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Marco Waagmeester
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
"Neighbors" - Tulamben, Bali (Canon G9, Inon D2000w, 2xUCL165)
votes: 31
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, October 29, 2009
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Marco Waagmeester
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Little Shrimp - Tulamben, Bali (Canon G9, Inon D2000w, UCL165)
votes: 22
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, October 13, 2009
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Marco Waagmeester
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Blenny having a look at me.. - Tulamben, Bali (Canon G9, Inon D2000w, UCL165)
votes: 26
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, October 9, 2009
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Marco Waagmeester
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Skeleton Shrimp (Caprella sp.) - Tulamben, Bali (Canon G9, Inon D2000w, 2xUCL165)
votes: 15
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, October 9, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Marco Waagmeester
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Flabellina Nudibranch (Latin name unknown), Seraya, Bali (Canon G9, Inon D2000w, UCL165)
votes: 20
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, October 8, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Marco Waagmeester
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Octocorallia Polyps, Tulamben, Bali (Canon G9, Inon D2000w, UCL165)
shortlistedShortlisted!
votes: 21
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, October 8, 2009
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Marco Waagmeester
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Kanga Hypselodoris (Hypselodoris kanga) - Tulamben, Bali (Canon G9, Inon D2000w)
Runner Up Monthly HotShots shortlistedShortlisted!
Final RoundThrough to 2009 awards final round judging

editor's comments

Editor's Comment
We've seen shots of this species before but this is the best so far Marco
votes: 36
vote

go to the forum thread for this entry forum thread for this image
go to the dive site record where this shot was takenDive Site for this image
date posted posted: Monday, October 5, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Nudibranchia
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Marco Waagmeester
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Eyes of a Spearing Mantis Shrimp, considered to be the most complex eyes in the animal kingdom. It is said that those eyes have "hyperspectral colour vision" and can even register Ultra-violet and Infra-red light.. (Canon G9, Inon D2000w, 2xUCL165)
votes: 24
vote

go to the forum thread for this entry forum thread for this image
go to the dive site record where this shot was takenDive Site for this image
date posted posted: Monday, October 5, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Super macro
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Marco Waagmeester
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Moray Eel with Cleaner Shrimp, Tulamben, Bali (Canon G9, Inon D2000w, UCL165)
votes: 22
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, October 4, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Marco Waagmeester
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Durban Hinge-beak Shrimp (Rhynchocinetes durbanensis), Tulamben, Bali (Canon G9, Inon D2000w, UCL165)
votes: 17
vote

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Sunday, October 4, 2009
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Bali Sea Indonesia
view portfolio more shots by Marco Waagmeester
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
229 Entries Found: Page 1  of  9