Wetpixel and DivePhotoGuide, in cooperation with DEEP Indonesia, have launched the 2nd Annual DEEP Indonesia International Underwater Photo Competition.
The photo contest is in conjunction with DEEP Indonesia 2008, a diving, adventure travel and water sports trade exposition to be held at the Jakarta Convention Center on March 28-30, 2008.
Photographers will compete in 7 themed categories to win over $30,000 in prizes, including photo equipment, dive gear, and premium dive travel packages to some of the top photo destinations in Indonesia and beyond. Indonesia trips include Ambon, Bali, Fak Fak, Komodo, Lembeh, Manado, and Raja Empat. Additional dive packages include Papua New Guinea and The Bahamas.
The contest includes a category for images that focus on conservation and the marine environment, one specifically for entries taken by compact digital cameras, and one specifically for Indonesian entrants.