2013/4 Photo Competition

Thank you for all the lovely photo entries that have been received and continue to stream in. All entries received by midnight today, 1 February 2014, will qualify and be entered into the Splendours of Our South African Seas Photo Competition. 

If you have already sent your entries in via e-mail and Dropbox link to SST asks you to please be patient we will respond to each entry received and follow up on all queries as soon as possible.

A brief guideline to the Photo Competition:

• Ensure the photo is your own work
• Set your camera/cellphone to the best possible quality
• Enter as many photos as you like - send your entries to
• For copyright rules and more details, click on the rules link here or below.




Overall winner chosen from best of the three categories – used for Cover of book.
Category 1: Professional – R10 000
Category 2: Hobbyist – R10 000
Category 3: Youth – R7 000

In addition to the main prizes, several bonus prizes from sponsors will be offered, such as: a Viewers’ Choice winning photo and a ‘Choose a Title for the book’ winner.

Frequently Asked Questions

If your question is not answered in the document here, please send your query to

Choose a Title for the book competition

Enter a competition for a prize to come up with a more catchy title for 'Splendour of South African Seas' photo book. In addition to the photographs from the Photo Competition, the book will have spotlights of texts written by experts on different facets of our coast. Send your entry to 

  • East London Aquarium
  • Offshore Logo
  • Adventure Mania
  • Nvt
  • Samsa Logo
  • Saiab
  • Saeon Logo
  • Hhct
  • Plastics Sa
  • Canon Logo Small
  • Dpi Plastics
  • Algoa Fm
  • Amsol Logo Cmyk High Res
  • My Waste
  • Petco Logo Large For Print
  • Mission Blue Dot Rgb150
  • Outdoor Focus Logo
  • Raid Logo
  • I Am Water Blue
  • Raggy Charters
  • Yacht Porty
  • Nmbt Logo
  • 0518 Dow Logo
  • Dea
  • North Ltd Ployco  Colour 03