Division of Fish & Wildlife announced the first-place winner and five top entries chosen from its 2016 Delaware Fishing Photo Contest.
The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control’s Division of Fish & Wildlife announced the first-place winner and five top entries chosen from its 2016 Delaware Fishing Photo Contest.
The winning photos will appear on the cover or inside the forthcoming 2017 Delaware Fishing Guide.
First place was awarded to Shenna Bogetti, of Dover, for her photo titled “Daddy & Daughter’s 1st Drum” of her husband Brian Bogetti and daughter Mackenzie Bogetti fishing in the Delaware Bay.
Other contest winners are:
— Second place: “Reflections,” by Christine Fletcher, of Milton, for her photo of family member Ernie Fletcher at Reynolds Pond.
— Third place: “Catching the Breeze,” by Amy Baldwin, of Newark, for her photo of her daughter Ella surf fishing at Cape Henlopen State Park.
— Honorable mention: “The Boys,” by Katresa Foster, of Milford, for her photo of friend Bill Grove and family member Mike Foster at Bowers Beach.
— Honorable mention: “Finlee’s First Catch,” by Katresa Foster, of Milford, for her photo of family members Finlee and Mike Foster at the Mispillion Riverwalk.
Judges were looking for photos that best portrayed this year’s contest theme, “Fishing with Family or Friends,” which carried photographic consideration from the judges in selecting winning entries.
The winning photographs can be viewed at bit.ly/1unWuAt.