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This open and free photo competition seeks to inspire the creation of imagery capturing the beauty, the challenges and the importance of the ocean and humankind’s relation to it, hoping to contribute to actions to preserve it.


The photo competition has seven thematic categories open for photographic submissions:


  1. Gender and Oceans
  2. Underwater Seascapes
  3. Underwater Life
  4. Above Water Seascapes
  5. Human Interaction: Making a Difference
  6. Clean Our Ocean: Images relating to the ocean that show the positive or negative consequences of human interference above or below the waterline
  7. Youth: Open category, any image of the ocean—below or above the surface (photographed by a person under 18 years of age as of 1 May 2019)


Enter by clicking on a category below. You may enter up to 3 images each in as many categories as you wish.


Before entering the contest you’ll need to register first. If you are a returning user, you’ll need to login first.






Deadline: All entries must be submitted by April 30, 2019 at 12 midnight Eastern Standard Time (EST)


This competition has now ended.