Media Coverage

In 2015 the Underwater Photographer of the Year competition was taken up by the international press (both print and online) with great enthusiasm. Images from the winning circle were seen in many different countries, from all across Europe, to South Africa, India and the U.S.A.

The 2016 competition generated an even greater response from the world of both digital and print publishing; the publications listed below have already started to showcase the very best underwater photographs in the world.

Media Coverage Highlights

The UPY competition attracts some very big names in the media. Without exception their feedback is very positive about the images they are able to put on display and the traffic that they attract to their respective organisations. Here are just a select few of these large media organisations who have featured the UPY competition:

Online publications:

Printed publications:



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