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Monthly Contest Winners

February 2017 -  Mating Behaviors

The San Diego Underwater Photographic Society (SDUPS), was formed in 1961.  SDUPS is a social club whose members join together to promote the sport and pastime of underwater photography and videography.

About SDUPS

SDUPS meets at 7:00 PM on the Fourth Thursday of each month at Sumner Auditorium (part of Scripps Institute of Oceanography). Please see the Meetings tab for directions to Sumner Auditorium. The meeting typically consists of the monthly competition and 2 or more presentations by members or outside experts.


The meetings are open to the general public and generally last 2 hours. Typically members gather prior to the meeting for casual discussions and interactions.


March 2017 Competition

“Crustaceans”




Del Mar Fair photo Contest

April 14th - deadline

48th Annual Underwater Photographic Society Film Festival

April 22, 2017 -  Scripps Sumner Hall


Long Beach Scuba Show

May 6 & 7, 2017



Nominations during October Meeting

Elections during November Meeting

January Video Competition Winners

1st - Bill Ring

2nd - Jackie Patay

3rd - Kris Carner