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"Promoting Excellence In Underwater Photography"

NEXT MEETING:

Sunday, December 11th, 2022

PARTY IS IN-PERSON ONLY - NO ZOOM

PROGRAM:

HOLIDAY PARTY AND AWARDS CEREMONY

“SFUPS ANNUAL HOLIDAY PARTY”
Join us for a fun evening of food, drink, and socializing with your SFUPS friends. Cocktail party and awards ceremony will start at 4:00 pm on Sunday, December 11th. Scroll Down and click the Holiday Party to sign up.

MONTHLY CONTESTS:

November Masters Winners - Land and Sea Split Shot

1st Place – Tom Halleran
2nd Place – Remuna Beca
3rd Place – James Garber

SEE THE WINNERS

November Challengers Winners - Pelagic Magic

1st Place – Remuna Beca
2nd Place – Tom Halleran
3rd Place – Lawrence Watkins

SEE THE WINNERS

November Video Contest - Goliath Groupers

1st Place – Brenda Hill

SEE THE WINNERS

MEMBERS IN THE NEWS:

CARLOS & ALLISON ESTAPÉ
received the Smithsonian’s first Citizen Scientist award for their contributions to marine research and a letter of commendation for their outstanding contributions as Citizen Scientists through many years of underwater photography.

CARLOS & ALLISON ESTAPÉ
are also featured in a Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute’s article titled “Fish Photographers Extraordinaire.”

GARY ROSE
has an article titled “Look, But Do Not Touch” in the November 2022 issue of X-Ray Magazine.

GABRIEL JENSEN
did a Force-E FB Live presentation on October 27th on how to find colorful sea slugs locally in the Western Atlantic. Watch it here.

LINDA IANNIELLO’S
image is on the cover of the October 2022 issue of Natural History magazine.

SHANA PHELAN
has been named Scuba Diving Magazine’s November Sea Hero for her decade of work fighting to protect the Goliath Grouper.

BRENDA HILL
won 3rd Place, Compact Camera, in Scuba Diving Magazine’s 2022 Underwater Photo Contest.

LINDA IANNIELLO
has the cover shot, an article on Blackwater Creatures, a parting shot, and she is the Spotlight Photographer in the October issue of Dive Log Australasia.

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OUR SPONSORS:

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