Explore the thrilling world of Underwater Photography Competitions. We highlight the most prestigious international competitions that celebrate the artistry and skill of underwater photographers.

From showcasing award-winning images to providing updates on upcoming competitions and submission guidelines, we bring you the latest news and insights from the captivating realm of underwater photography competitions.

Neighbourhood Dispute (Ofer Levy / Wildlife Photographer of the Year)
Might mudskipper be People’s Choice?

A mudskipper fiercely defending its territory from a trespassing crab in Roebuck Bay, Western Australia is the main subject of the eye-popping image above, Neighbourhood

The Devil In Me by Andrea Michelutti, Compact Macro 2022
Ocean Art photo-contest is open

If you’re looking to find out whether your photography matches up with the best, the Ocean Art Underwater Photo Competition is one of the big

Death In Waiting (© Pietro Formis / Wildlife Photographer of the Year)
Wildlife contest puts on game-face

As an early appetiser for the Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2023 competition results and exhibition in October, 16 Highly Commended entries have been released

Best Picture of the Year & Macro winner was Claudio Ceresi, Italy (World ShootOut 2022)
3 months to enter World ShootOut

The call has gone out for entries to this year’s Israel-based World ShootOut, with competitive photographers asked to submit their most captivating underwater images online


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