ENTER AND VOTE

CALL FOR ENTRIES:

The contests below are now open for submissions.
When voting starts, the entry period will be over and no further images can be submitted.
Check back after the voting starts so you can vote for your favorite. You will have one week to review the images and submit your two votes.
Winners will be announced at the next SFUPS meeting.

REMEMBER:

  1. Only TWO (2) entries per person per month.
  2. RESIZE your images (1400 pixels on the long side)
  3. DO NOT include your name in the image title (Ex: What’s That Thing!)
  4. RENAME your file using your photo title, month and category. Do not use spaces or special characters.
    DO NOT include your name. (Ex: WhatsThatThing-JuneMastr)

CLICK HERE FOR COMPLETE PHOTO CONTEST RULES

CLICK HERE FOR PRINTABLE PHOTO SUBMISSION AND VOTING INSTRUCTIONS .pdf

CLICK HERE FOR PRINTABLE VIDEO SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS .pdf

OCTOBER MASTERS CONTEST:

OCTOBER CHALLENGERS CONTEST:

OCTOBER VIDEO CONTEST:

WAITING TO BE BORN – MACRO – Best photo of eggs that are close to hatching where the fish or creature is developed enough to have recognizable features inside the egg. Fish or creature must be inside the egg and not hatched. Examples: Octopus or cuttlefish eggs, damselfish eggs, jawfish eggs. Use of diopters to get in close is recommended.
Submission deadline: October 1st

SARGASSUM LIFE – ANY LENS – Photos of creatures in or around floating Sargassum. Sargassum seaweed must be in the photo. The photo must be shot from in the water, not looking down from a boat, etc.
Submission deadline: October 1st

NO VIDEO CONTEST

NOVEMBER MASTERS CONTEST:

NOV CHALLENGERS CONTEST:

NOVEMBER VIDEO CONTEST:

LAND AND SEA SPLIT SHOT – WIDE ANGLE – Best over/under split shot combining an underwater scene with a scene of something on dry land, not just blue sky or clouds.
Submission deadline: October 29th

PELAGIC MAGIC – ANY LENS – Blue water or black water shot of marine life that is living in the water column (not at the surface). NO visible reef or ocean bottom in the photo. NO gelatinous zooplankton.
Submission deadline: October 29th

GOLIATH GROUPERS – VIDEO – Show off your best Goliath Grouper video footage. 2 minutes maximum.
Submission deadline: October 29th