Placing first with 70 votes was this spectacularly-lit shot of surging swells underneath the Ocean Beach Pier, captured by Hailey Mordah.
The second-place entry drew 60 votes for
J. Kutz’s gorgeous panoramic shot of the setting sun silhouetting the pier.
Placing third with 32 votes was Bruce Walker’s photo of a surfer captured here peeking between the support beams below the pier.
Finally, capturing top honors with 62 votes in the professional category was Joe Ewing, who captured these stunning hues in a silhouette shot of a surfer gazing out at the ocean at sunset.
The results of The Peninsula Beacon’s
2011 Amateur Photo Contest are in and our readers have made their choices! During balloting at Saturday’s Ocean Beach Street Fair and Chili Cook-Off, 437 votes were cast for 29 unique submissions.Congratulations to the winners and to all who participated. Many thanks also to our loyal readers who voted in this year’s contest.