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: This Is What It's All About

    May 2, 2016

    [I took this] on Smith Island on Wednesday, April 20. Myself and another William H. Farquhar Middle School teacher took a group of our students on one of CBF's overnight education experiences.

  • Photo of the Week: A Photographer's Dream

    April 18, 2016

    This is a picture taken at Point Lookout State Park in St. Mary's County, Maryland. To me, the Bay and its waters are a huge part of why I live here.

  • Photo of the Week: My Best Sunset

    April 11, 2016

    This is perhaps the best sunset photo I took last year, and I take them every time they are in front of my eyes.

  • Photo of the Week: Spring Has Sprung

    April 4, 2016

    Spring has literally sprung over the Northeast! If there's ever a time to witness one of the most spectacular natural wonders, it's during the annual spring migration of snow geese and tundra swans that stopover at Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

  • Photo of the Week: Full Moon Rising

    March 7, 2016

    I shot this at the rising of the November 2015 full moon over the Choptank River. The geese just happened by!

  • Photo of the Week: The Bay Wins

    February 29, 2016

    Earlier today, in an historic win for clean water across the region, the U.S. Supreme Court denied the request of the American Farm Bureau Federation and its allies to take up their case challenging the legality of the Chesapeake Clean Water Blueprint.

  • Photo of the Week: Evening on Solomons Island

    February 22, 2016

    The Bay and the Chesapeake watershed have been part of my life since childhood. I spent a great deal of time in my youth at my aunt's home on the Choptank River.

  • Photo of the Week: Sunset on Moran Creek

    February 16, 2016

    This photo was taken on Moran Creek just after a major storm had passed.

  • Photo of the Week: My One and Only

    February 8, 2016

    In honor of Saint Valentine and his official day a mere six days away, we started thinking_what's the most romantic creature in the Chesapeake region?

  • Photo of the Week: A Place of Solace

    February 1, 2016

    Lone heron enjoys sunrise over the Chesapeake at North Beach, Maryland.

  • Photo of the Week: After the Blizzard

    January 26, 2016

    This was taken on Crab Alley, which I'm thankful to call my home.

  • Photo of the Week: A Reason to Get Up Early

    January 14, 2016

    For me the Chesapeake represents a sanctuary from the rest of the world. A truly wild place, the Bay gives us so much.

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