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Ocean Exposures Photo Contest 2015

Here are the wonderful winners of our 2015 Ocean Exposures Photo Contest. Thanks to all of you who entered. We hope you enjoy these fantastic photos.


Our Judge

Andrew S. Wright is a passionate conservation photographer and has published two photography books arguing for increased environmental stewardship in B.C. His book Emeralds at the Edge  published in 2009 received positive reviews in the Globe and Mail. His current book Faltering Light proposes an end to trophy hunting of bears.

He is also technical advisor to the SOS Marine Conservation Foundation and the Tides Canada Aquaculture Innovation Fund. Since 2008 Andrew has played a lead technical role in the design of the Namgis FinFish aquaculture project. He is a contributor to the Great Bear Rainforest agreement and has travelled on numerous occasions to the region. 

Contest Prizes

Below the Surface - First prize

A whale watching trip for 2 with Stubbs Island Whale Watching (value: $198)

Stubbs Island Whale Watching

Below the Surface - Second prize

A tentree gift certificate (value: $50)


Below the Surface - Third prize

1 Sea Hugger T-shirt (value: $28.50)

Sea Hugger T-shirt

Coastal wildlife - First prize

20" x 48" paper print of Burnaby Narrows by B.C. painter Chili Thom (value: $145)

Burnaby Narrows by Chili Thom

Coastal wildlife - Second prize

15" x 20" Paper print of The Dawn of Hope by Chili Thom (value: $45)

The Dawn of Hope by Chili Thom

Coastal wildlife - Third prize

2 One-Day passes to the Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre (value: $30)

Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre

Working/playing on the ocean - First prize

Photojojo Sampler Lens Set (value: $99)

Photojojo Sampler Lens Set

Working/playing on the ocean - Second prize

Photojojo Apple Juice Charger (value: $40)

Photojojo Apple Juice Charger

Working/playing on the ocean - Third prize

Abeego reusable beeswax food wrap variety pack (value: $18)

Abeego reusable beeswax food wrap variety pack