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BSoUP/DIVER Print Competition

Dive 2018

BSoUP's Sponsors

Carpe Diem, Sponsors of BUIPC 2017

Mikes

Mike's No 1 Dive Cameras

O'Three - Sponsor of the BIUPC 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018

Underwater World Stony Cove

Diver Magazine - Sponsor of the Annual Beginners Portfolio Competition and the BSoUP/DIVER Print Competition

DiveQuest - Sponsor of the Underwater Excellence

Scuba Travel

Kungkungan Bay Resort

Cameras Underwater - Sponsor of the BSoUP/DIVER Print Competition 2015 - 2017 and BIUPC 2015 and 2016

Deadly Oceans

Doug Allan - Freeze Frame

Brtish Divers Marine Life Rescue - Sponsors of BSoUP / DIVER Print Competition 2017

News - September 2018

August 2018
News Archive

DIVER/BSoUP Print Competition
UwP - Latest issue
Next BSoUP Meeting
Anima Mundi - Latest Issue

BSoUP on the Web in the past month
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Anima Mundi

Anima Mundi - Latest Issue

Issue 32, October 2018, of our free online magazine Anima Mundi - Adventures in Wildlife Photography is now online and ready for downloading.This wonderful photo-filled new issue features tons of great stuff including our own photo story about an unusual encounter with the majestic African martial eagle, our spectacular Mindo trip report from Ecuador's fascinating cloud forest, Dante Fenolio’s in-depth (literally!) feature about the mysterious oceanic anglerfish, Archna Singh’s stunning Personal Portfolio with lots of great images from India (and elsewhere), and finally Bjorn Olesen's 's first-hand, highly detailed report from Argentina’s Patagonia with everything you want to know about the pumas of Torres del Paine’s National Park


Next BSoUP Meeting

The next BSoUP meeting is on Tuesday 18th September at 7.30 for 8.00 p.m. in Meeting Room 3, Union Building, Beit Quadrangle, Imperial College, South Kensington, London SW7. Directions. Entrance via Prince Consort Road.  New and prospective new members will be welcomed from 7.30 p.m. See Welcome.

BIUPC - Paul Colley

The British and Irish Underwater Photography Championship took place on Saturday 1st September.  A selection of the entries will be shown at the meeting and the winners will be announced by BSoUP Chairman and BIUPC lead organiser, Paul Colley.  All BIUPC entrants will be invited to join the live stream broadcast and hear the results.

BIUPC


Underwater Excellence

Annual Competition - Underwater Excellence

Definition: A portfolio of 3 images showing a variety of photographic skill, with at least one wide-angle and one close-up image.  There were 17 entries and the competition is now closed. The competition has been judged by Kirsty Andrews who will present the top six along with her comments. 

The anonymous competition slide-show  may be viewed by members only via this link.  You will be asked to login if you have not already done so this session. 

Mario Vitalini - Mirrorless cameras are here to stay

Why I love this technology, its pros and cos and why it is perfect for the traveling photographer.

For nearly 30 years Mario has sailed the globe and dived the seas, working as a PADI instructor and dive guide. Today, he shares his passion for underwater photography teaching others with UK day courses and leading overseas workshops with Scuba Travel. His students love his real world expertise and patient approach. He has an extensive working knowledge of all underwater camera systems, having spent several years at the UK’s largest photo retailer. Mario’s images have won several awards and he has featured not once, but twice, amongst the top categories at the prestigious Underwater Photographer of the Year, including Most Promising British Underwater Photographer in 2015.
Mario Vitalini
Mario Vitalini

UwP 104
UwP 104. Cover: Laura Storm

UwP - Latest issue

The latest issue of the FREE UwP is now available to download as a pdf.

Issue 104 includes Editorial, News, Travel & Events, New Products, Competitions, Equipment Reviews, Marine Life and Parting Shot.

To download your copy please visit http://www.uwpmag.com


DIVER/BSoUP Print Competition

The Competiton is now open open for entries. Great prizes including one week diving and accommodation with Kungkungan Bay Resort in Lembeh, 2 vouchers for £125 from Cameras Underwater and 2 vouchers for a one day course with the British Divers Marine Life Rescue.

You can bring prints to the 18th September Meeting or submit them by post by 28th September (see Prints Competition).

Overall Winner 2017
Last year's Overall Winner - Nick More

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