ScubaFest Regional Photography Competition

Sponsored by the Aggressor Fleet; Deep Blue Adventures; Midwest Dive News; and the Ohio Council of Skin and Scuba Divers, Inc.

For underwater photographers from Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Pennsylvania and West Virginia

This is the photo contest for you, the Midwest Diver. You don’t compete against divers who work and live in exotic diving areas around the world; you compete against local divers like yourself.


GRAND PRIZE WINNER: A week on board the fabulous Bahamas Aggressor. Donated by the Aggressor Fleet.

PEOPLE’S CHOICE WINNER chosen by the attendees of ScubaFest 2015: $500 GIFT CERTIFICATE towards a dive vacation anywhere in the world! Donated by Deep Blue Adventures.

PLUS first, second and third place prizes, cash and equipment, in five categories!

Important info: (See rules for complete details)

  • This is a DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY competition; no slides or prints.

  • There are five categories to enter. There are the traditional MACRO/CLOSEUP and the STANDARD/WIDE ANGLE divisions. Especially significant to Midwest divers, there are the FRESHWATER and the GREAT LAKES categories. And finally the very popular POINT AND SHOOT DIVISION.

  • Deadline for entries is March 8, 2015. Winner will be announced Saturday March 21 at the ScubaFest banquet. Prizes will be sent out within 60 days.

Photo Contest Information:

* Photo Contest Entry Form

* Photo Contest Rules