â€œUnder the Blue,â€ a photo and video competition for underwater photographers is now open for entries. The contest is under the aegis of UnderwaterCompetition.com which recently held the successful â€œOur World Underwaterâ€ and â€œDEEP Indonesiaâ€ competitions.
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.