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Winners - Beneath The Sea 2012 International Imaging Competition

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Beneath The Sea is pleased to announce and congratulate the winners of the BTS 2012 International Imaging Competition.

 

The BTS International Imaging Competition is open to underwater photographers and videographers throughout the world. Beneath The Sea is a federally tax-exempt (501©(3)) organization incorporated as not-for-profit in the State of New York and all proceeds from the Imaging Competition go to further BTS’s goals to (1) provide continuing education to the recreational diver community, (2) educate the public in the benefits of protecting the ocean environment and (3) support ocean and environment related projects and charities. A special thanks to our 2012 contributors who are listed at http://bit.ly/GDKe7h

 

Best-In-Show Prize (Photo): The David Doubilet Award for Excellence in Underwater Photography.

HAIRY

DANIEL SELMECZI, Szolnok, Hungary

 

GENERAL:

 

1. CUTTLEFISH

DENNIS VANDERMEERSCH, Heule, Belgium

 

2. CUBAN CROC

DIEGO FORERO, Doral, FL

 

3. BASALTIC

EDUARDO ACEVEDO, Tenerife Spain

 

HON: GREEN TURTLE

EDUARDO ACEVEDO, Tenerife/ Spain

 

HON: THROUGH THE SARDINE TORNADO –

ALEXEY STOYDA , Moscow, Russia

 

MARINE LIFE

 

1. FAN OF BUMPHEAD PARROTFISH

CLARK MILLER, San Rafael, CA

 

2. HUMPBACK WHALE CALF

MICHENET FABIEN, Tahiti - French Polynesia

 

3. A COUPLE OF. . .

MASSIMO PUDDU, Torino, Italy

 

HON: MONO BATFISH

ROSS GUDGEON, Pottsville, Australia

 

HON: GROUP OF SEPIA'S

LUC ROOMAN, Belgium

 

MACRO

1. HARLQUIN SHRIMPS

BORUT FURLAN, Slovenia

 

2. CRYSTAL GOBY

BORUT FURLAN , Slovenia

 

3. DO YOU DARE

DAAN DELBARE, Belgium

 

UNDERWATER BEHAVIOR

 

1. SNOOT'S LOVERS

ADRIANO MORETTIN, Trieste Italy

 

2. MUTUAL AID

DOMENICO ROSCIGNO, Italy

 

3. CLEANING TIME

FILIP STAES, Belgium

 

HON: BLENNY FIGHT

TODD BRETL, Chicago IL

 

HON: MORAY DINNER

NOAM KORTLER, Eilat Israel

 

HON: FEEDING SPANISH MACKEREL

ALEX TATTERSALL, Dorset UK

 

CONSERVATION

 

1. THE ABANDONED NETS KILL AGAIN

MARCO CARACENI , Miglianico ITALY

 

2. THE TRAP

CLAUDIO STOPPATO, Ortona Italy

 

3. IN THE NAME OF SCIENCE

KAIDO HAAGEN, Estonia

 

HON: PRESSURES OF LOVE

GLORIA FREUND McLean VA

 

NOVICE/POINT & SHOOT

 

1. VIOLET DANCING

PULIDO OLIVIERO , Vicenza Italy

 

2. BLACK PEPPER AND CO.

PULIDO OLIVIERO, Vicenza Italy

 

3. TWINS ON AN URCHIN

LUCAS LOW, Singapore

 

HON: SHRIMP INSIDE A GRAND HALLWAY

DONNA GOODWIN, Birmingham Al

 

Best In Show Prize (Creative): The Jim Church Award for Excellence in Underwater Creative Imaging.

PAINTING

DAVIDE LOPRESTI, Portovenere - La Spezia, Italy

 

2. BLUE RIDERS ON THE STORM

DRAY VAN BEECK, The Netherlands

 

3. APOLLO

BRUNO VAN SAEN , BELGIUM

 

Best-In-Show Prize (Video): The Stan Waterman Award for Excellence in Underwater Videography.

EPICENTER

SIMON SPEAR, United Kingdom

 

2. LENS ON THE MALDIVES

MIKE BOOM, Oakland CA

 

3. OCEAN WORMS

WALTER MARTI, Mission Viejo CA

 

VIDEO SNAPSHOT

 

BON APPETIT!

ISTVAN SULYOK, Budapest Pest Megye Hungry

 

The winning images can be seen at the at the Beneath The Sea Film Festival on March 24 and will be posted in a day or two on www.BeneathTheSea.org

 

The 36th Annual Beneath The Sea Dive Exposition will take place March 23, 24, and 25, 2012 at the Meadowlands Exposition Center, Secaucus, New Jersey – 10 minutes from Manhattan. Further information can be found on Beneath The Sea's internet web site: http://www.BeneathTheSea.org

 

Bob Schrager

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Simon, Mike Boom and Walter Marti seem to enter everything; and they always win. Congrats to all of them. And congrats to the photo guys as well.

Steve

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LOL I don't always win Steve, but admittedly I have had a good run the last couple of years! :D

 

Congrats to all the winners!

 

Cheers, Simon

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Congratulations to everybody! :D

 

Is there any website where to see the images/videos?

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BTS will eventually put up the winning photos and videos on their website.

Steve

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