DivePhotoGuide (DPG) and Wet pixel announced the launch of this year DPG / Wetpixel Masters Underwater Imaging Competition.
The competition celebrates the splendor of the oceans, the skills of the participants and the complex and challenging art of underwater imagery.
For 2021, the competition aims to give back to those who have historically supported the Underwater competition series.
“The global pandemic continues to negatively impact brands of diving travel and underwater imagery, so it’s our turn to help them in times of crisis. As such, the contest continues to celebrate its sponsors, but rather than offering prizes donated by the sponsors, it will award the winners in each category with a simple cash prize of $ 250. [~€211]. In addition, the Best of Show winner – the best picture among the category winners – will receive an additional cash prize of $ 750 [~€633]! “
The selected winners will have been judged by a jury of stars.
The deadline for submission is October 31, 2021.
The winners will be announced on UnderwaterCompetition.com and published by media partners around the world shortly thereafter. The registration fees are 10 USD / ~ € 8.44 by image or video captured. As with everything Underwater competition series events, 15% of the proceeds of entry will be donated to marine conservation efforts.
For more information on the competition, visit submarinescompetition.com.