2016 Calendar Photo Contest

A Kemp's ridley hatchling follows the light of the rising sun to navigate to the ocean. Teresa Shumaker photo.

Ladies and Gentlemen, it is that time of year! Do you have adorable pictures of sea turtles hatchlings from South Padre? Do you want your pictures to be seen by turtle lovers around the world? Do you want a free copy of our 2016 calendar? Well, we need YOUR pictures!


Let's start with the rules:

1. Any picture of a sea turtle hatchling submitted MUST have been taken at Sea Turtle, Inc. or on South Padre Island.

2. The focus of the photo must be a sea turtle hatchling.

3. You may only submit 3 photos per person.

4. Photos must be sized to a MAXIMUM of 1MB.

5. You must be willing to sign a form that gives Sea Turtle, Inc. the right to use your photo in our calendar.

6. Photos must be submitted to seaturtleinc@gmail.com.

7. Deadline for photo submissions is September 1st, 2015.


The prize:

If your photo is selected it will be printed in our 2016 calendar with your name in the credits and you will receive a free copy!

The photo chosen for the cover of the calendar will receive a copy of the calendar plus a Kemp's ridley ornament!

PLEASE SUBMIT PHOTOS TO seaturtleinc@gmail.com. Subject line should read "Photo Contest." Remember the deadline is September 1st, 2015.

Happy submitting!