These 20 Underwater Animal Photos Will Blow You Away

We've barely scratched the surface when it comes to the creatures dwelling in our seas and oceans, but the photographers featured in the annual Underwater Photographer of the Year competition are helping to illuminate these dark depths. The 20 photos below show magnificent creatures in incredible poses and are sure to blow you away. Plus we've got the very best animal photography from around the world.

These 20 Underwater Animal Photos Will Blow You Away

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