The BoatUS Magazine Photo Contest Is Here!

Send us your best shots of everything from weather to fishing, from family to local color, from close-ups of boating gear to glorious seascapes, from boat chores to seasonal fun. The only common denominator? Each photo must contain a boat, or be set on a boat.

Choose from four categories: scenic boating shots, lifestyles (people in boats), action/watersports, and art photography (photos still need to include a boat, but can even be manipulated in Photoshop or other design programs).

The winner of each category receives a $250 West Marine gift card, free BoatUS towing for a year, and a membership goody bag. Please limit your entries to five per person. Winners and runners-up will be featured in our February issue and on our website.

E-mail JPEG or TIFF entries (resolution minimum 300 dpi) to Include your name, address, member number, and contact phone number, as well as a caption telling us where the photo was taken and who’s in it (if it’s a close-up).

Entries will be accepted until October 31. We’ll publish the winners in our February issue. Please Note! By submitting your photos to this contest, you give BoatUS the right to edit and publish them. BoatUS employees and their immediate families, and professional photographers, are not eligible. See a full copy of the rules here.

Thanks, and good luck!

Some of Previous Year's Entries

Check out last years entries here: Best Boat Photos 2015

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