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Thank you to everyone who entered or voted for photos for the 22nd Annual Coastal and Ocean Amateur Photography Contest. Winners and honorable mentions have been selected and notified. See below for 2022 contest info.

Welcome to the 23rd Annual California Ocean and Coastal Amateur Photography Contest, sponsored by the California Coastal Commission,  Thank You Ocean, Dashe Cellars, Central Coast Outdoors, Discovery Whale Watch, Condor Express, Malibu Wine Hikes, Blue Water Kayaking, Davey’s Locker Whale Watching, Bernardus Wine and Memories, Captain Jacks, Princess Monterey Whale Watching, San Dog Kayak Adventures, West Coast Paddle Sports, Birdwatch Bodega Bay, Newport Landing Whale Watching, Santa Barbara Sailing Center.

  • Contest Opens: August 1st
  • Submission Deadline: September 30th
  • Announcement of Winners: End of October

Prizes 2022

Stay tuned, details coming soon