Photo of the Week

Do you have a favorite Chesapeake photo you'd like to submit to the Chesapeake Bay Foundation's Photo of the Week contest? Upload your digital photo along with a brief description of where and when it was taken, and what the Chesapeake Bay means to you. We look forward to seeing your photos!

  • Photo of the Week: Outrunning the Storm

    October 4, 2016

    This was on the Severn River, exiting Round Bay, trying to outrun the storm.

  • Photo of the Week: Fading Late Summer Sunset

    September 26, 2016

    The Chesapeake creates lasting memories, and for these folks_the memory of a fading late summer sunset will no doubt carry them through the winter.

  • Photo of the Week: Then It Was Gone

    September 19, 2016

    Looking east out over the Chesapeake [Stingray Point to the left, Gwynn's Island to the right] with crisp fall light in abundance! Could not believe the light so late in the morning (around 10 a.m.). Looks like fall . . . then it was gone.

  • Photo of the Week: Wye River Morning

    September 14, 2016

    Every sunrise brings a new, beautiful morning on the Chespeake Bay. Many memories [are captured] around the Bay, from land to sea. We need to preserve the Chesapeake Bay that was gifted to us.

  • Photo of the Week: A Really Nice Backyard

    September 6, 2016

    [This] is a photo my wife Roberta took of us cruising across Nomini Bay on the lower Potomac leaving Shark Tooth Island and heading back to our summer place on the Lower Machodoc Creek [earlier this summer].

  • Photo of the Week: Bay Bridge Sunset

    August 30, 2016

    This early August sunset photo of the Bay Bridge and the Chesapeake was taken from Hemingway's Restaurant.

  • Photo of the Week: Dog Days of Chesapeake Summer

    August 26, 2016

    In honor of National Dog Day today, we're celebrating all our amazing four-legged friends who love the Bay and its rivers and streams as much as we do!

  • Photo of the Week: Bioluminescence Beauty

    August 15, 2016

    Possibly one of the coolest images I've ever taken in the Bay. This is a 30-second exposure taken at 11 p.m. in Peary, Virginia.

  • Photo of the Week: The Lifeblood of the Chesapeake

    August 8, 2016

    This photo was taken on the Susquehanna River just north of Harrisburg during a workshop with Pennsylvania teachers earlier this summer.

  • Photo of the Week: A Lone Waterman

    August 1, 2016

    A lone waterman tending to his crab pots near the Bethel Beach Natural Area Preserve in Onemo, Virginia.

  • Photo of the Week: Summer Solstice on the Bay

    July 28, 2016

    With more than 150 major rivers and streams flowing into the Chesapeake Bay, we travel by boat within Maryland from the northern Bay heading toward the majestic Chesapeake Bay Bridge, where aesthetically the bridge's design in and of itself is absolutely breathtaking!

  • Photo of the Week: Sunrise Sailing with the Grandson He Never Met

    July 19, 2016

    This is a sunrise photo from a father-son sailing trip I took with my five-year old son this past Memorial Day weekend.

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