Underwater Photo Grand Prix
17 Years | 804 Winners | $267,000 Cash
Competition in process
  • Since the Amateurs category was especially created for beginners, amateur is a photographer who haven't won any prize in any competition before.
  • Only photographers using GoPro, Mobile phones, and compact digital cameras with fix lens systems, can participate in this category. 
  • Owners of digital cameras with DSLR or Mirrorless systems cannot participate in this category.
  • Any single image  taken between November 2, 2022 and November 4, 2023, can be submitted to this category. 
  • AI Usage Prohibition:
    We want to emphasize that it is absolutely forbidden to use AI (Artificial Intelligence) in any form for image creation, enhancement, or manipulation in this year's competition. 
    At World ShootOut, we value the traditional artistry and skill of underwater photography, and thus, all submitted images must be a result of conventional photography techniques, void of any AI-generated content.
  • Minor editing of images using any imaging software is allowed. This includes color and contrast enhancements,
    backscatter removal, up to 15 % cropping allowed,  minor flawsflaws, and background consolidation.
    mage editing that alters the main content of the image, such as moving, removing models, and/or implanting foreign elements,
    is not permitted.

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  • 1st Prize

    1,000 euro cash prize
    courtesy of iDive Global
    the Diver's Wallet

  • 2nd prize

    Fantaea housing for Sony RX100
    Mark 7 camera
    prize value  600 USD,
    courtesy of Fantasea


  • 3rd prize

    Kraken LTD 2500 The perfect beginner video light! courtesy of 
    Mozaik Underwater Cameras