Underwater Photography News & Updates

Underwater Photography News

The latest breaking news, new gear, photo contests, marine life issues, dive destinations and more.

Underwater photography & videography news including camera and underwater housing releases, strobes, video lights, ports and accessories.

2018 Ocean Art Underwater Photo Competition
September 06 2018
The Underwater Photography Guide is pleased to announce that the prestigious Ocean Art Underwater Photo Competition 2018 will be accepting images today through November 30, 2018!
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New Reef ID Book Released
April 26 2019
Reef ID Books releases Nudibranchs of the Coral Triangle field guide
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The Myth is Real: The Socorro Vortex is now
April 23 2019
On April 13th 2019, the Socorro Vortex sailed for the Socorro Archipelago, taking her first 14 guests to one of the most amazing dive destinations in the world.
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More Lens Options for the Panasonic S Series
April 19 2019
Sigma’s new MC-21 Mount Converter and ART lenses open a new world of lenses to the Panasonic S1 and S1R
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Nikon Z Series Autofocus Firmware Updates
April 09 2019
Nikon responds to user feedback with firmware updates for the Z6/Z7 scheduled for May 2019
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Sony A7R III and A9 Firmware Updates for 2019
March 22 2019
Exciting new features for underwater photographers shooting the Sony A7R III/A7 III or Sony A9
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IG Contest: Win a Trip on the Solomons PNG Master!
February 25 2019
One lucky diver will win a 7 night trip aboard the Solomons PNG Master!Trip valued at $3,995!Compete...
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What's in Store for 2019: DEMA Highlights
February 15 2019
The best new underwater photography gear from the DEMA tradeshow 2018
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David Doubilet and Jennifer Hayes Headline
February 13 2019
David Doubilet and Jennifer Hayes headline the Underwater Tour Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth: 9-14 May 2019
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Ocean Art 2018 Winners Announced!
January 20 2019
Ocean Art 2018 winning photos are some of the world's best underwater photography
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An Underwater Photographer's Holiday Gift Guide
December 15 2018
The best underwater photography holiday deals for 2018
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Bluewater Photo Black Friday Preview 2018
November 21 2018
Big savings on some of the best and most popular gear for underwater photo and video
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Fantasea Line FRX100 VI Housing for the Sony RX100
November 07 2018
Fantasea Line Introduces FRX100 VI Limited Edition Housing for Sony RX100 VI
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Fantasea Introduces UWL-400F Wet Wide Angle Lens
May 31 2018
Fantasea and AOI Introduces the UWL-400F Wide Angle Lens - Available now!
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Deepblu Introduces Dive Booking Feature
March 20 2018
Company Launches Service that Offers a Whole New Experience in Dive Trip Planning
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Deep Visions 2018 by ScubaShooters
March 13 2018
Entries open for Deep Visions 2018 Competition by ScubaShooters
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Sea&Sea Announces S&S YS-D2J
October 04 2017
Update to the YS-D2
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ScubaPro First to Support Deepblu Connect
August 02 2017
New collaboration enables direct wireless synchronization between ScubaPro smart dive computers and the Deepblu online diving community.
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Nikon D820 Camera Rumors
May 10 2017
A collection of specs, rumors and anticipated release date of the much anticipated Nikon D820
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The Shootout 2018 Team Captains Announced
April 24 2017
Wetpixel announces judges of the 2018 Lembeh Strait vs. Gulen shootout, where teams visiting Indonesia and Norway compete to create the best images and lead their team to victory
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SeaLife Sea Dragon Fluoro Light
April 19 2017
SeaLife has launched their new fluorescent dive light which shows a different view in diving
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New World Record in Freediving Under the Ice
March 15 2017
Croatia's Valentina Cafolla has set a new distance record while freediving under lake ice in the Italian Alps.
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Canon unveils their new EOS M6 Mirrorless Camera
February 15 2017
Canon has just announced an addition to their mirrorless camera lineup - EOS M6
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Canon Announces Two New Cameras, Lens and a
February 15 2017
Two new cameras from Canon with great autofocus capablity, an upgrade of their 18-55mm lens and their first ever remote accessory using Bluetooth.
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Possible New Species of Hammerhead Shark
February 10 2017
Researchers believes that they have discovered a new species of hammerhead residing in Belize.
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