Team victory and 6th place in Visions

Team Norway won the Unterwasser Visions photo contest for April 2011 ahead of Team Germany. We scored three in the Top 10, and my nudibranch image was voted into 6th place by the jury.



Posted on May 2, 2011

In a great team effort with three out of four images placing in the top 10, Team Norway won the team competition and moved one spot up on the leaderboard.

Germany still leads the competition with 123 points, ahead of the Swiss and Spanish teams - with Team Norway trailing by just a couple points.

With an overall score of 102 points we are now just two and three points behind Spain and Switzerland respectively.

This image of a Flabellina lineata laying eggs was voted into 6th place in Unterwasser Visions in April 2011, and contributed to a good team result.

5th, 6th and 8th place

Lasse Iversen made it into 5th place with a beautiful image of three amphipods sitting on a small jellyfish, while Lill Haugen finished just behind me in 8th place with two sea hares doing "the wild thing".

My egglaying Flabellina nudibranch was voted into 6th place, which earned me enough points to rise into 7th place in the individual standings - two spots up from last month.

The jury wrote the following about my image (translated from German):

Graphically very interesting, even though the subject is a classic one. The combination is photographed with style and an elegant composition".

Team Norway 2011 consists of Thorbjørn Rusnes, Lasse Iversen, team captain Lill Haugen and myself. Please click on their names to visit their respective homepages.

Please visit the Unterwasser website to see the winning images and read more about the competition - click below.

» Click here to read more at the Unterwasser website



Featured Stories
when-is-it-safe-to-fly
Your dive holiday is coming to an end, and you start to wonder when it's safe to fly. The dive computer says one thing, the dive table another. And what's really the difference between "no fly" and...
periphylla-safari-2018
Come dive with the awesome Periphylla periphylla deep-water jellyfish at Gulen Dive Resort in January 2018 and experience exhillarating black-water diving from their 52 ft. dive yacht!
Latest Stories
Latest News
Latest Images
                   

Telephone: +47 94 83 32 83
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.



ScubaPixel
Christian Skauge
Etterstadsletta 4 G
N-0660 Oslo, Norway


   

BLOG & NEWS
Latest News
Gear & Techniques
Website Screenshots
Archive

STORIES
Latest Stories
Published Stories
Cover Shots
Destinations
Underwater Photography
Dive Medicine & Education
Wreck Stories
Marine Biology

LATEST IMAGES
New Images
Featured Images
IMAGES
Fish
Sharks & Rays
Molluscs
Echinoderms
Cnidarians
Crustaceans
Mammals
Reptiles
Algae & Plants
Reefs & Scenery
Divers
Wrecks
Freshwater
ROV & Aquaculture
Travel Images
WORKSHOPS
Upcoming Events
Nudibranch Safari
Periphylla Safari

SOCIAL MEDIA
Like us on Facebook
Skype Chat
About Sharing Images

MISCELLANEOUS
Terms & Conditions
Nudibranch Resources

CONTACT & PRESS
About me
Download Press Kit

 

The images and stories found on this website are the property of writer and underwater photographer Christian Skauge. The material is NOT FREE and may not be downloaded or used in any way without prior permission. Any unauthorized use is a copyright infringement and will be prosecuted accordingly. When buying an image or a story you naturally obtain all necessary rights to use the image in your desired context.
© Christian Skauge 2006-2013   |   www.scubapixel.com   |   Contact   |   Designed and developed by ScubaPixel