2016 PHOTO CONTEST WINNERS

Thank you to everyone who submitted photos for this contest! We had over 90 entries of exceptional photos and it was difficult to choose winners for each category. We would like to give special acknowledgement to J.A. Soriano for being the winner of the poster category with his amazing shot of a Laysan Albatross on Guadalupe Island.

                                                                            ~Symposium Planning Committee

Poster Category:

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1st:  Title: Laysan Albatross Nesting, Guadalupe Island

        Credit© GECI Archive / J.A. Soriano

 

 2nd: Title: Lighthouse, Anacapa Island

        Credit: Tim Hauf

 

 3rd: Title: Sealion, Santa Cruz Island

        Credit: Jaime McClain

 

Student Image Category:

1st:  Title: Sunset Meets Fog Monster, Santa Cruz and Santa Rosa Islands

        CreditSophia Pinter

 

People and Islands Category:

1st:  Title: Artisanal abalone fishery, Asunción Island

        Credit© GECI Archive / J.A. Soriano

 

2nd: Title: Netting Under the Milky Way, Santa Barbara Island

        Credit: Andrew Yamagiwa

3rd: Title: Pelagophycus pora Forest, Santa Cruz Island

        Credit: Brett Seymour

 

Marine Category:

1st:  Title: Harbor Seal, Santa Cruz Island

        Credit: Dan Harding

 

2nd: Title: Underwater Landscape, Santa Cruz Island

        Credit: Susanna Pershern

 

3rd: Title: Spiral of Life, Santa Cruz Island

        Credit: Cindy Shaw

 

 Terrestrial Landscape Category:

1st:  Title: Treasure Island, San Miguel Island

        Credit: Morgan Ball

 

2nd: Title: Montanon Ridge, Santa Cruz Island

        Credit: Dan Holmes

 

3rd: Title: Anacapa Star Trails, Anacapa Island

        Credit: Dan Harding

 

 Terrestrial Wildlife Category:

1st:  Title: An Endemic Moment, San Miguel Island

        Credit: Morgan Ball

 

2nd: Title: Running Fox, San Clemente Island

        Credit: Andrew Bridges

 

3rd: Title: Pigeon Guillemot Pair, Anacapa Island

        Credit: David M. Pereksta