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PRESS RELEASE: Under the Blue 2007 International Underwater Photo & Video Competition
DEADLINE MAY 12th - Over $20,000 in Prizes!
The deadline for the next UnderwaterCompetition.com underwater photo & video competition is right around the corner. On the heels of the popular Our World Underwater & DEEP Indonesia competitions, popular underwater imagery websites Wetpixel and DivePhotoGuide have teamed up with the 2007 SCUBA Show to develop a competition for amateurs and hobbyists entitled "UNDER THE BLUE". Winners will be announced online and exhibited at the 2007 SCUBA Show in Long Beach, California, June 2nd - 3rd.
Photographers will compete in four still image categories, including a category for images that focus on California's unique and beautiful underwater environment, and one video category. Winners will share in more than $20,000 in prizes, including premium dive travel, and underwater photo & video equipment! Travel prizes include trips to some of the top photo destinations in the world including Fiji, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, South Africa and Australia.
15% of entry proceeds will be donated to marine conservation efforts.
- Majesty of the Oceans
- The Macro World
- Man & the Sea
- California Underwater
(First posted on Tuesday, May 8, 2007 at 22:46 EDT)