Photo Contest Entries

Thanks to everyone who submitted photos to celebrate Laguna’s new marine reserves on Underwater Parks Day.
Each and every entry showed such a great love of our ocean.

 

Our Special Thanks to French 75 Bistro, La Vida Laguna, Hobie Sports, La Sirena Gril and Laguna Sea Sports/Beach Cities Scuba
for supporting our contest and the Laguna Bluebelt.

 

OPEN CATEGORY WINNERS
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First Place: Heisler Tidepools at Moonrise by Eddie Yerkish

   

2nd Place: Table Rock by Tony Le

     

3rd Place: Laguna Reflections by David Linnig

4th Place: Sunset, Catalina & Pelicans by James Nordstrom

 
ON THE WATER WINNERS
     

1st Place: Our glorious kelp beds by Billy Fried

   

2nd Place: Sea Lions & Gull by Bruce Royer

3rd Place: Magical Tidepools by Judy Teverbaugh

 
UNDERWATER WINNERS
     

First Place: Laguna's Anemone of Life by Patsee Ober

   

2nd Place: Quietly Watching You by David Andrew

3rd Place: Rare sighting of a Roughjaw Frogfish by Don & Missy Parker

 
SPECIAL MENTION
     

Sunset at Seal Rock by Andrea Bogdanovich

Heermann's Gull by Brynne Van Putten

 

Starfish eating a Mussel by Tereza Peskova

Playing at Shaw's Cove by Stephen Blackwell

Woods Cove Arch by Claudine Corr

Mother ocean takes her anger out on the fisherman by Matt O'Brien

   

Anemones by Sylvester Johnson

Laguna Clear by Brian Judd

Comments:

  1. What a beautiful group of photos. And what a good idea for the Bluebelt to have a photo contest.

  2. Extrodinarily Beautiful.,,