The two competitions are the 2nd annual Wetpixel & DivePhotoGuide International Underwater Photo & Video Competition held in association with the 37th annual Our World Underwater dive show in Chicago and the 1st Annual DEEP Indonesia Competition held in association with Indonesia’s first diving and water sports show in Jakarta.
Best of Show in the Chicago photo tilt is Jose Alejandro Alvarezâ€™s “Juvenile Lionfish,” while First Place in the traditional wide-angle category went to Carlos Villochâ€™s â€œFlying Jelly.â€
Marco Caraceniâ€™s â€œThe Man and the Sea,â€ photo above, garnered First Place in the environment & conservation category.
The DEEP Indonesia Best of Show went to Magnus Lundgren.
The list of winners and their winning photos may be found here.
[Via: Imaging Resource]