loading Photo Contest loading ...
please wait - lots of graphics on this page!
Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Australia (3)

Underwater photo contest

Peoples' Vote


Wanted to get a near to front on shot of a Weedy Sea Dragon. After about thirty minutes I managed to get this. The position of the lights hit at just the right angle to highlight the beautiful colours of the body.
By Haydn Salvas
posted (This month)
19 votes

Love these gobies that just pop their head out of holes in and around the Flinders Pier engine block
By Haydn Salvas
posted (This month)
11 votes

Looking up at a diver at Lady Elliott Island near Hervey Bay Queensland Australia
By Bill Van Eyk
posted (last week)
11 votes


By Gaetano Gargiulo
posted (This month)
10 votes

Scuttling away from under a test cement plate, signalling stay away . . .a Blue Ringed Octopus
By Bill Van Eyk
posted (last week)
10 votes

Flinders pier, Shaw's Cowfish Aracana aurita
By Bill Van Eyk
posted (4 days ago)
8 votes

ascidian, Banksia Sea Squirt (Sycozoa pulchra)
By Bill Van Eyk
posted (last week)
5 votes

Ningaloo Sunset
By Nick Thake
posted (This month)
3 votes

Lake Eacham, Queensland, Canon 7D, 10-22mm lens, Nimar housing. www.aquadreaming.com.au
By David Haintz
posted (last week)
3 votes

About Peoples' vote About Peoples' vote
Forums
forum latest How?
By JD
10:12 CST Today (within the last hour)
forum latest Edditing Software
By Chris Miskavitch
10:50 CST Today (within the last hour)
forum latest monochrome workflows
By steven
10:44 CST Today (within the last hour)
forum latest BUY COUNTERFEIT FAKE MONEY DOLLARS,EUROS,POUNDS
By anne bride
Sunday, September 28, 2014
forum latest Beautiful!!!!
By TN Diver
09:51 CST Today (1 hour ago)
Photo Dive Sites
dive sites latestDhahab
Egypt, Red Sea
dive sites latestChannel between Pico and Horta
Portugal, Atlantic
dive sites latestWreck if Togo
France, Mediterranean Sea
dive sites latestCave Lucice, Brac
Croatia, Adriatic Sea
dive sites latestWreck of the submarine "LE RUBIS" - Cap Camarat
France, Mediterranean Sea
dive sites latestUSS Schurz
United States, Atlantic (North American coastal)
dive sites latestDahab's canyon
Egypt, Red Sea
dive sites latestLa Gabinière
France, Mediterranean Sea
dive sites latestSeraya Secret
Indonesia, Bali Sea
dive sites latestarborek
Indonesia, Halmahera 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 39 winner

weekly hotshot click to zoom

by Volker Lonz

Stargazer

Monthly Winners

August Winner

monthly hotshot click to zoom

by Matthew Smith


Last Month's HotShots...


Hotshot stats...
Michael Weberberger (Second place)
Steven Miller (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 Australia

2491 Entries Found: Page 3  of  93
Nembrotha lineolata, Nelson Bay
shortlistedShortlisted!
21 Votes
VOTE!
"relaxing after sex" I caught this fellow mating, I took ... by Gaetano Gargiulo
"relaxing after sex" I caught this fellow mating, I took shots during the mating, when they have done, this one (the male by the position of the tentacles during the mating) was so tired that left me take several pictures without moving
21 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, April 11, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
view portfolio more shots by Gaetano Gargiulo view portfolio
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
playing with the wide-angle at night (tokina 10-17 +1.4x ... by Gaetano Gargiulo
playing with the wide-angle at night (tokina 10-17 +1.4x kenko pro @11mm)
8 Votes
VOTE!
Taken after an afternoon dive on the navy pier at Exmouth... by Adam Walton
Taken after an afternoon dive on the navy pier at Exmouth, Western Australia
9 Votes
VOTE!
Photo shot in Port Phillip Bay Victoria Australia 
South... by Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux
Photo shot in Port Phillip Bay Victoria Australia
Southern Australia
9 Votes
VOTE!
Canon 7d/Ikelite Housing  Octopus Melbourne Australia - P... by Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux
Canon 7d/Ikelite Housing Octopus Melbourne Australia - Port Phillip Bay
Australian
Southern Australia
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, March 27, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Great Australian Bight Australia
view portfolio more shots by Linley Jean-Yves Bignoux
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Rose Tetal Bubble Shell in Nelson Bay Australia
shortlistedShortlisted!
40 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 23, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
view portfolio more shots by Ken Thongpila
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Close up Weedy Seadragon, in Bare Island, Sydney, Australia.
27 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 23, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
view portfolio more shots by Ken Thongpila
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Leafy Seadragon Night dive at Edithbroug Jetty, South Australia
shortlistedShortlisted!
37 Votes
VOTE!

go to the forum thread for this entry forum thread for this image
date posted posted: Tuesday, March 18, 2014
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
view portfolio more shots by Ken Thongpila
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Grey Nurse Sharks at Broughton Island, Nelson Bay, Australia by Ken Thongpila
Grey Nurse Sharks at Broughton Island, Nelson Bay, Australia
shortlistedShortlisted!
38 Votes
VOTE!

go to the forum thread for this entry forum thread for this image
date posted posted: Tuesday, March 18, 2014
date posted category: Sharks
date posted location: Indian Ocean Australia
view portfolio more shots by Ken Thongpila
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
"Fade to black"... by Gaetano Gargiulo
"Fade to black"...
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 16, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
view portfolio more shots by Gaetano Gargiulo
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
"fish" rocket" I guess that this little fellow was trying... by Gaetano Gargiulo
"fish" rocket" I guess that this little fellow was trying the kill its reflex in my dome... there was current and the dust lifted really seems the cloud left behind from a rocket to me...:-)
9 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, March 15, 2014
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
view portfolio more shots by Gaetano Gargiulo
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
G'day! by Ben Kettle
G'day!
12 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Thursday, March 13, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Coral Sea Australia
view portfolio more shots by Ben Kettle view portfolio
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
just a leather jacket... by Gaetano Gargiulo
just a leather jacket...
10 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Wednesday, March 12, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
view portfolio more shots by Gaetano Gargiulo
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
The diagonal swimmer :-) by Gaetano Gargiulo
The diagonal swimmer :-)
9 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, March 11, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
view portfolio more shots by Gaetano Gargiulo
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Thorny beauty. by Ben Kettle
Thorny beauty.
8 Votes
VOTE!
Clownfish playing peekaboo with diver. by Ben Kettle
Clownfish playing peekaboo with diver.
7 Votes
VOTE!
Clownfish peeking out of anemone. by Ben Kettle
Clownfish peeking out of anemone.
5 Votes
VOTE!
Fish at the bow of the Rotomahana, a 40 metre wreck, shel... by Haydn Salvas
Fish at the bow of the Rotomahana, a 40 metre wreck, sheltering from the strong current.
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: Wednesday, March 5, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Australia
view portfolio more shots by Haydn Salvas
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
A wild seascape over/under my partner and I shot using my homemade 18" lens port.
17 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Wednesday, March 5, 2014
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
view portfolio more shots by Matthew Smith view portfolio
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Cute little guy under Rye Pier, does it look like he's po... by Haydn Salvas
Cute little guy under Rye Pier, does it look like he's poking his tongue out to you?
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: Tuesday, March 4, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Australia
view portfolio more shots by Haydn Salvas
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
"Fade to Black" 
No weird PS tricks, this guy was hiding... by Gaetano Gargiulo
"Fade to Black"
No weird PS tricks, this guy was hiding between pylons that acted like natural snoots. I left intentionally the scattering on the body of the fish to enhance the fading... hope you like it
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: Monday, March 3, 2014
date posted category: Macro - swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
view portfolio more shots by Gaetano Gargiulo
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
It was a split second and this is the only shot that I wa... by Gaetano Gargiulo
It was a split second and this is the only shot that I was able to take of the angler snatching a snack... poor pipefish
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: Sunday, March 2, 2014
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
view portfolio more shots by Gaetano Gargiulo
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Natural light shot inside HMAS Canberra by Haydn Salvas
Natural light shot inside HMAS Canberra
8 Votes
VOTE!

create a new forum thread to discuss this image discuss this image
date posted posted: Saturday, March 1, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Australia
view portfolio more shots by Haydn Salvas
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Cow fish on a night dive out of Portsea, Melbourne. by Haydn Salvas
Cow fish on a night dive out of Portsea, Melbourne.
shortlistedShortlisted!
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: Saturday, March 1, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Australia
view portfolio more shots by Haydn Salvas
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
using a twin YS250 pro with snoots I achieved the full be... by Gaetano Gargiulo
using a twin YS250 pro with snoots I achieved the full belack background with a lit subject... lens: tokina 10-17 +kenko 1.4x @14
12 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, March 1, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Tasman Sea Australia
view portfolio more shots by Gaetano Gargiulo
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
Snake Portrait/This Snake portrait was taken in the Coral... by Brook Peterson
Snake Portrait/This Snake portrait was taken in the Coral Sea at a site called "Snake Pit." There were many snakes at this site, and they were curious about the divers and seemed mezmerized by their reflection in the dome port.
shortlistedShortlisted!

editor's comments

Editor's Comment
Great colors and the perfect pose to feel the behavior of this snake.
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: Friday, February 28, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Coral Sea Australia
view portfolio more shots by Brook Peterson
report inappropriate content to the webmaster report abuse 
2491 Entries Found: Page 3  of  93