The Underwater Tour Awards

Photography Competition

The Underwater Tour Awards

A natural extension of the annual Underwater Tour speaker series, this prestigious new international photography competition guarantees to take us on a remarkable visual tour of our underwater world. Celebrating the best of the ocean, the Underwater Tour Awards 2020 encourage and inspire passion, exploration and discovery from behind the lens.

We welcome photographers from around the globe to take part, promoting the art of aquatic photography, raising awareness of our incredible marine and aquatic environments and sharing adventures and discoveries with our like-minded community.

Competition closes:  Sat 29 Feb 2020 at 13:00 UTC/GMT which is Sun 1 Mar 2020 at 00.00 AEDT (Australian eastern daylight saving time) GMT +11:00   

Entries will be judged by our esteemed international panel of award-winning photographers and Underwater Tour speakers. 

Underwater Tour Award Winners will be notified on 14 May 2020 and announced on 14 May at our first Underwater Tour event in Brisbane.  Winning images will be screened to audiences at every Underwater Tour 2020 event.

To take part, please read our terms and conditions, category requirements, and register.

We can’t wait to see your images!

2020 Judges

Aaron Wong

Aaron Wong

2020 Judge

Darren Jew

Darren Jew

Convenor & Head Judge

William Tan

William Tan

2020 Judge

Richard Smith

Richard Smith

2020 Wildlife Steward

Juergen Freund

Juergen Freund

2020 Judge

Jasmine Carey

Jasmine Carey

Judge