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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 eight thematic categories open for photographic submissions:


  1. Innovation for a Sustainable Ocean
  2. Rejuvenation
  3. Underwater Seascapes
  4. Underwater Life
  5. Above Water Seascapes
  6. Human Interaction: Making a Difference
  7. Clean Our Ocean – Images relating to the ocean that show the positive or negative consequences of human interference above or below the waterline
  8. Digital Ocean Photo Art
  9. Youth – Open category for photographers under 18 years of age as of 1 May 2020
  10. Science in Action


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 EXTENSION: All entries must be submitted by May 3, 2020 at 12 midnight EST


This competition has now ended.