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The Underwater Tour Awards team is excited to showcase the Finalists in the 2022 Guru Awards.

After advancing from the scoring round and on into the Shortlists, these photographs have been chosen as Finalists by our 5-member Judging Panel.

Winners will be announced on December 18.

GURU GRAND PRIZE FINALISTS

Gabriel Guzman

Jake Wilton

Joergen Rasmus

Our major award, the Guru Grand Prize celebrates a great photographer, not just one great photo. The ultimate prize is awarded to a photographer chosen from the pool of the highest achieving entrants who submitted six entries across three or more of the competition categories. 

AQUATIC ABSTRACTS FINALISTS

2022 Guru Awards Finalists Gallery
Derek Firman
2022 Guru Awards Finalists Gallery
Karen Ho
2022 Guru Awards Finalists Gallery
Richard Condlyffe
2022 Guru Awards Finalists Gallery
Wade Hughes
2022 Guru Awards Finalists Gallery
Walter Drechsler

Underwater or topside photographs of freshwater and/or ocean subjects. Abstracts do not necessarily represent reality, but rather seek to evoke an emotional response using shapes, colours, and textures.

REPORTAGE FINALISTS

2022 Guru Awards Finalists Gallery
Jodi Frediani
2022 Guru Awards Finalists Gallery
Joergen Rasmussen
2022 Guru Awards Finalists Gallery
Sam Glenn-smith

A factual, journalistic presentation of threats, activism and/or actions relating to the underwater environment.

TOPSIDE SCENES FINALISTS

Awards 19
Reed Plummer
Awards 20
Pam Osborne
Awards 21
Joergen Rasmussen
Awards 22
Cameron McFarlane
Awards 23
Anthony Brown

Photographs taken above water depicting ocean or freshwater environments. Seventy percent (70%) of the image should depict water.

UW BLACK & WHITE FINALISTS

Awards 24
Ellen Cuylaerts
Awards 25
Gabriel Guzman
Awards 26
Karen Ho
Awards 27
Katie Clewett
Awards 28
Pavlos Evangelidis

Any photograph taken underwater, must display no colour, only grey tones. Must be clearly shot underwater.

UW CHARACTERS FINALISTS

Awards 29
Dave Levasseur
Awards 30
Gabriel Guzman
Awards 31
Jake Wilton
Awards 32
Josh Blank
Awards 33
Nicolas Remy

Underwater photographs depicting marine/aquatic animals or people. Can be taken in freshwater or the ocean.  Must clearly be shot underwater.

UW SCENES FINALISTS

Awards 34
Cameron McFarlane
Awards 35
Gabriel Guzman
Awards 36
Helen Walne
Talia Greis
Talia Greis
Awards 37
Wayne Osborn

Underwater photographs depicting marine/aquatic environments. May include marine animals. Can be taken in freshwater or the ocean. Must clearly be shot underwater.

The Underwater Tour

Adrian Stacey
Adrian Stacey
Scuba Diver ANZ Editor, Adrian Stacey, first learned to dive on the Great Barrier Reef over 24 years ago. Since then he has worked as a dive instructor and underwater photographer in various locations around the world including, Egypt, Costa Rica, Indonesia, Thailand, Mexico and Saba. He has now settled in Australia, back to where his love of diving first began.
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Tim Hochgrebe
Tim Hochgrebe
1 month ago

Awesome shots – congrats to all!

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