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HD – Andros Flamingos

Andros Flamingos: Photograph by Carlton Ward Jr / These flamingos survive in an isolated, shallow chain of lakes north of Flamingo Key. They aggregate in this location and no others nearby. Follow Carlton’s work on Instagram: CarltonWard.


HD – Hungryland

Hungryland, photo by Ryan Nitz. The shot was taken in the summer after one of those tropical storms hit in…»

Jupiter, Florida Sunris

HD – From US 1 Bridge Overlooking Jupiter Inlet

From US 1 Bridge Overlooking Jupiter Inlet, Steve Huskisson. Huskisson is a Jupiter-based photographer specializing in dramatic landscapes. See more of his work at This image was made with three exposures at 48mm f/11 ISO 100 – 1/25 sec, 1/4 sec, .06 sec digitally blended.

Brown Water Redfish March 5

HD – Brown Water Redfish

Brown Water Redfish, painting by Capt. Ron Kowalyk. Redfish in hot pursuit of a “Crabby Appleton fly” is an acrylic painting on panel by Capt. Ron Kowalyk of Bonita Beach, who also writes for Florida Sportsman and writes the weekly Fishing 4casts on

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HD – Captiva Stilt House II

Captiva Stilt House II: Photograph by Carlton Ward Jr / Above the shallows in Charlotte Harbor, this stilt house…»


HD – Tarpon, Hobe Sound

Tarpon, Hobe Sound, photo by Ryan Nitz. “This shot is from Hobe Sound in the summer. A nice rain came…»


HD – Juno Pier Sunrise

Juno Pier Sunrise, Steve Huskisson. Huskisson is a Jupiter-based photographer specializing in wild landscapes. See more of his work at…»

Put Yourself in the Action Feb 5

HD – Put Yourself in the Action

Put Yourself in the Action, photo by Pat Ford. A scene that takes place all around Florida through the year:…»


HD – Juno Pier

Juno Pier, photo by Ryan Nitz. Ryan Nitz dove at Juno Pier in the summer to get this GoPro shot…»


HD – Sheepshead Smile

Photo by Paul Dabill. When the waters cool down, sheepshead become a top contender due to their hard fighting characteristics…»

White in Winter Jan 15

HD – White in Winter

White in Winter, photo by Jason Stemple. Professional photographer Jason Stemple ( was poling the flats of Florida Bay as Artist in Residence in Everglades National Park photographing birds (and maybe fishing a little) when he came upon this small flock of white pelicans resting. Nikon D300s, 300mm 4.0 with 1.4x multiplier, 1/4000, f5.6.


HD – Snake Bite

Snake Bite, photo by Ryan Nitz. Nitz’s use of the GoPro is inventive, playful and sporty. Of this shot, he…»

Open Waters Jan 1

HD – Open Waters

Open Waters, photo by David Danforth. Photographer David Danforth took the shot of calm, open waters in Middle Tampa Bay…»


HD – Geared Up in Rum Cay

Photo by Christopher Collins of No Slack Photography while aboard the “Outlaw” in Rum Bay, Bahamas. The big guns are…»

Merry Christmas Tarpon Dec 18

HD – Merry Christmas Tarpon

Merry Christmas Tarpon, photo by Owen Osborne. Pro photographer Owen Osborne,, braved the bullsharks in the Caloosahatchee River to…»


HD – Seatrout Twice

Seatrout Twice, photo by Pat Ford. A fly-caught seatrout—a common catch around Florida throughout the year—appears magical in Pat Ford’s…»

Saw Dec 4

HD – Saw

Saw, Jason Stemple. Professional photographer Jason Stemple ( poled into a small crystal clear cove in Whitewater Bay and discovered…»


HD – S for Sailfish

S for Sailfish. David Cartee’s image of an Atlantic sailfish illustrates “The 90-Degree Revolution,” in the December issue of Florida…»

Bonefish on fly Nov 20

HD – Bonefish on Fly

Bonefish on fly, Pat Ford. You can always count on Pat Ford to get the fish and get the shot, too. He’s documented the world’s marine life and the sport of fishing for going on four decades now.

The Marquesas Nov 13

HD – The Marquesas

The Marquesas. Professional photographer Jason Stemple ( shot the sun setting over the Marquesas and the stern of the camera…»