Florida Skin Divers Association

2016 FSDA UW Photo and Video Contests

​2016 FSDA Florida State UW Photo & Video Contest
Submissions due August 26, 2016
The FSDA is once again hosting the 2016 Florida State UW Photo & Video Championships which will be held in conjunction with Reef Monitoring Inc. and the Guy Harvey Lionfish Safari.  Winners announced and prizes awarded on Sunday, September 11, 2016 at Guy Harvey Outpost on St. Pete Beach Florida.  www.GuysLionFishSafari.com​

Last year's contest awarded over $4,500 in prizes including Blackbeard's week-long liveaboard dive trip, Fantasea camera housing, Bigblue Video Light, and much more!  Entry fee is $35 and Submissions are due by midnight Friday August 26, 2016.  

The 5 categories for the 2016 FSDA Florida State UW Photo & Video contest are: 
  1. Macro Underwater Photo
  2. Wide Angle Underwater Photo
  3. Compact Underwater Photo
  4. Underwater Video
  5. Lionfish Removal Underwater Video
 Click here for full Contest Rules & Entry.
2016 FSDA Club Photographer & Videographer of the Year Competition
Submissions due January 22, 2017
The FSDA is hosting the 3rd annual FSDA Underwater Photographer and Videographer of the Year Competition.  This competition enables FSDA members to compete and share their underwater photography and video skills.  For the 2016 contest, the photo & video submissions will be due at the end of the year.  Winners will be announced at the annual FSDA banquet in March/April 2017.  We are excited to announce a new video category this year:  Spearfishing Video.  Photo and Video entries for this year's  competition has been extended and are now due by January 22, 2017.

The 6 categories for competition in the 2016 contest are: 
  1. Photo SLR – Florida Waters
  2. Photo Compact – Florida Waters
  3. Open Photo – Any Waters and Any Camera
  4. Florida Video - Florida Waters
  5. Open Video – Any Waters
  6. Spearfishing Video - Any Waters
Photo SLR includes SLR, Micro-four thirds & mirrorless cameras.  Photo Compact includes Point & Shoot cameras, GoPros and any camera with a fixed lens.   Click here for full Contest Rules & Entry.