Underwater Photographer of the Year // 2018 Winning Images

British Underwater Photographer of the Year: “Love Birds” by © Grant Thomas (UK)/UPY2018

Being held since 1965, the Underwater Photographer of the Year contest is open to photographers worldwide. These are some of the winning images for this year.

Portrait Winner: “A sand tiger shark surrounded by tiny bait fish” © Tanya Houppermans (USA)/UPY2018

Compact Commended: “Elvis” © Stefano Cerbai (Italy)/UPY2018

Wide Angle Commended: “Blacktip Rendezvous” © Renee Capozzola (USA)/UPY2018

Behavior Runner Up: “In Hinding” © Scott Gutsy Tuason (Philippines)/UPY2018

Black and White Highly Commended: “Morning Flight” © Filippo Borghi (Italy)/UPY2018

Wide Angle Third Place: “Evening Snorkel” © Brook Peterson (USA)/UPY2018

British Waters Macro Commended: “Nudibranch across the kelp” © Trevor Rees (UK)/UPY2018

Macro Runner Up: “Friend or Food?!” © Songda Cai (China)/UPY2018

Black and White Winner: “Crocodile reflections” © Borut Furlan (Slovenia)/UPY2018

Macro Highly Commended: “Pretty lady” © TianHong Wang (China)/UPY2018

Wide Angle Winner: “Humpback whale spy hopping” © Greg Lecoeur (France)/UPY2018

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