Overall Runner-Up 2015


A fisherman caught a stingray on his line and struggled to pull it in to release the ray from the hook. As the ray fought, one of its wings hit a log that was providing temporary shelter to a juvenile, Green Sea Turtle. 

Camera Specifications

Canon EOS 70D, 135 mm, f/7.1, 1/500 sec., ISO-400 (minor lightening).

“This moment captures the turtle as it burst to the surface for air after being startled by the Ray.”

Robbyn C. SprattPhotographer