Sixth Annual World Oceans Day Photo Competition

Photography is a powerful medium to convey a feeling or a message. This open and free photo competition seeks to inspire the creation of imagery capturing the beauty, the challenges and the importance of the ocean and humankind’s relation to it, hoping to contribute to actions to preserve it.

The photo competition has seven thematic categories open for photographic submissions:

  1. Gender and Oceans NEW!
  2. Underwater Seascapes
  3. Underwater Life
  4. Above Water Seascapes
  5. Human Interaction: Making a Difference
  6. Clean Our Ocean: Images relating to the ocean that show the positive or negative consequences of human interference above or below the waterline
  7. Youth: Open category, any image of the ocean – below or above the surface (photographed by a person under 18 years of age as of 1 May 2019)

Click here to enter the Competition!

Entries must be submitted electronically in accordance with the contest guidelines and subject to the contest rules.

All entries must be submitted by April 30, 2019 at 12 midnight Eastern Standard Time (EST).

 

Winners of the 2018 contest