UnderwaterCompetition.com is calling for entries for two unique international underwater photo and video competitions.
The 2nd Annual Wetpixel and DivePhotoGuide International Photo & Video Competition offers over $35,000 in prizes to photographers who will compete in six still image categories plus one video category. Prizes include dive underwater photography equipment and dive package tours to South Africa, Socoros Islands, Raja Empat, Komodo, Grand Cayman, the Galapagos Islands, Bora Bora, the Solomon Islands, Manado, Lembeh Strait, Yap, Cocos (Keeling) Island and the Bahamas.
The Deep Indonesia 2007 competition, on the other hand, will have seven categories including 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. Prizes will include photo equipment, dive gear and dive packages to Wakatobi, South Africa, Vietnam, Malaysia, Bali, Palau, Philippines, Grand Cayman and the Red Sea.
Deadline for submission of entries for both competitions is on January 7, 2007.