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Underwater Photographer of the Year 2023 Results Announced
By Ian Bongso-Seldrup, February 15, 2023 @ 08:00 AM (EST)

Up & Coming category winner and Underwater Photographer of the Year: Kat Zhou

UPY has announced the winners of the 2023 contest, naming Kat Zhou Underwater Photographer of the Year for her wonderful capture of an Amazon river dolphin. As usual, there are many DPGers among the other category winners and runners-up, but it’s also fantastic to see new names among the winners.

Congratulations to everyone who placed in the competition! Check out the category winners below and the full winners gallery here.

British Underwater Photographer of the Year: Ollie Clarke

Marine Conservation Category Winner and Save Our Seas Foundation Marine Conservation Photographer of the Year: Alvaro Herrero

Most Promising British Underwater Photographer: Theo Vickers

Wide Angle Category Winner: J. Gregory Sherman

Macro Category Winner: Shane Gross

Wrecks Category Winner: Brett Eldridge

Behavior Category Winner: Yury Ivanov

Portrait Category Winner: Suliman Alatiqi

Black and White Category Winner: Don Silcock

Compact Category Winner: Enrico Somogyi

British Waters Macro Category Winner: Kirsty Andrews

British Waters Living Together Category Winner: Dan Bolt

British Waters Compact Category Winner: Tony Reed



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