Month Subject
  January Octopus – Octopoda
  February Teeth
  March Cave/cavern
  April Blennies and gobies – Both are small bottom fish. Blenny (Blennioidei) and goby (Gobioidei)
  May Cleaning station – Behavior shot of animals being cleaned by another animal. 
  June The color rust not rusty metal (but it could be rust). The color rust is a brown/orange color.
  July Fill the Frame without cropping- The subject should fill the whole frame and be taken that way and not cropped to fit. The board may ask for original files if there is a dispute.
  August One light – Pictures taken with one light, either one strobe or one video light.
  September Subject that is circular – Subject with a circular profile, not circular patterns on larger subject.
  October Ugly
  November Adult and juvenile – Special 2 image contest with only 2 submissions not 3. Pictures of the adult and juvenile of the same animal submitted in two different images. Special file naming will apply to keep them together in the viewing.
  December Awards banquet