UPY images on display in Cape Town

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The 2016 Underwater Photographer of the Year (UPY) image collection is going on tour! First stop will be in Cape Town, South Africa. In partnership with the South Africa’s National Sea Rescue Institute, the images will be displayed at the Chavonnes Battery Museum, Clock Tower, V&A Waterfront, from 1st May to 30th September.

The 41 images that will be displayed cover 8 categories, 3 of which are exclusively in British waters while the rest are from 54 countries including South Africa, UK, Mexico, Russia, Indonesia, Egypt, Jordan, Malta and Italy.

(Image is the wide-angle category third place image entitled Lagoon by Greg Lecoeur.)