Sanibel Shell Festival Photo Contest

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shell photo contest

We’re excited to be the sponsor of the 2021 Virtual Sanibel Shell Show Shell Photo Contest!

This year, the Sanibel Shell Show is going virtual. The show, on March 5-6, will have videos, DIY projects, door prizes, and more on the Sanibel Shell Club's YouTube channel.

Enter by November 30th

Time to look through your thousands of shell photos for that special one because your photo could be judged “Best Shell Photo of The Show” for our virtual 2021 Sanibel Shell Show. The photo contest winners will get prizes, certificates, and the best in each category will be featured in Beachcombing magazine! The contest is open to beachcombers worldwide.

photo contest categories

Categories include:

  • Sanibel beach with shell(s)
  • Gastropod(s)
  • Bivalves(s)
  • Live mollusk(s)
  • Fossil shell(s)
  • People with shell(s)
  • Funny shell(s) photo

See all the photo contest categories and rules and enter now to show off your favorite photos! 

sanibel festival photo contest

No live shelling: Be sure shells are empty and sand dollars, sea stars, and sea urchins are no longer alive before you bring them home.

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