Underwater Photographer of the Year 2021 Announced.

‘Shark’s Skylight’ was chosen as the winner which was shot by Renee Capozzola from the USA.

Underwater Photographer of the Year 2021: 'Sharks' Skylight'
Renee Capozzola (USA)
Underwater Photographer of the Year 2021: ‘Sharks’ Skylight’
Renee Capozzola (USA)

The Competition has 12 main categories –

  1. Wide Angle
  2. Macro
  3. Wrecks
  4. Behaviour
  5. Portrait
  6. Black & White
  7. Compact
  8. Up & Coming
  9. British Waters Wide Angle
  10. British Waters Macro
  11. British Waters ‘Living Together’ (Updated for 2021)
  12. British Waters Compact

With 2 additional categories

Marine Conservation Photographer of the Year

Underwater Photography Book of the Year

The UPY team would like to thank all the talented photographers who supported this year’s competition with their pictures, especially in these challenging times. We hope that this year’s stunning collection of winning images provides a welcome escape to everyone who enjoys them and a chance to reconnect with the underwater world.

See the winning images here

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