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Final call: Our World Underwater 2014 Photo

Final call: Our World Underwater 2014

This is pretty much the last call for the 2014 Our World Underwater (OWU) contest as entries close at midnight on 2 February. If you still want to enter, now is the time to do it! Our World Underwater is widely regarded as the most prestigious underwater photography contest worldwide, and offers over $50,000 in prizes so if you have an image or images that you feel could win, please go ahead and enter them now.

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Happy Lunar New Year of the (Sea) Horse Photo

Happy Lunar New Year of the (Sea) Horse

Wetpixel wishes all those who celebrate the Lunar New Year a very happy new year of the (Sea) Horse!

恭喜發財,萬事如意,主里蒙恩! 祝大家龍年進歩!
Cung hỉ phát tài, Sức khoẻ dồi dào,Vạn sự như ý
새해 복 많이 받으세요

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Shootout: Lembeh vs Gulen Dive Resorts Photo

Shootout: Lembeh vs Gulen Dive Resorts

Lembeh and Gulen Dive Resorts, in conjunction with Wetpixel Associate Editor Alex Mustard, have announced a unique new shootout for 2015. This will pit critter photographers in Indonesia against their counterparts in Norway. The event will take place simultaneously at both centers from 1 to 7 June 2015.

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Ikelite announces housing for Nikon D5300 Photo

Ikelite announces housing for Nikon D5300

Ikelite has released a housing for the Nikon D5300 SLR. The housing is constructed from Ikelite’s signature clear polycarbonate and has access to all important camera controls. It also features built in TTL strobe triggering when used with the company’s DS-series strobes.

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DVD highlights underwater imaging careers Photo

DVD highlights underwater imaging careers

A new DVD has been released that showcases potential careers in diving. Included among the occupations are the roles of underwater photographer, cinematographer and wildlife videographer. The featured professionals in these fields are Amanda Cotton, Hilaire Brosio and Lance Milbrand.

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Olympus announces the OM-D E-M10 Photo

Olympus announces the OM-D E-M10

Olympus has announced the OM-D E-M10 mirrorless camera. It features the TruePic VII image processor, a 16 megapixel Live MOS sensor, Wi-Fi technology, a large, high-speed electronic viewfinder, 3-axis image stabilization, ultrafast autofocus and a built-in flash. Also of interest is a new 8mm f8 fish-eye body cap lens and the MCON-PO2 macro converter that can adapt six Olympus Micro Four Thirds lenses for close-up shooting.

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Reminder: Our World Underwater competition 2014 Photo

Reminder: Our World Underwater competition 2014

The Our World Underwater competition 2014, run jointly by Wetpixel and DivePhotoGuide, is calling for entries. There are over $85,000 worth of prizes, including $1,000 in cash for the winner. The deadline for entries is 2 February, so please don’t delay.

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