Cast Your Vote!


To vote, click the orange “Vote” button on the bottom right corner of your favorite photo. The checkmark and vote counter will turn green, indicating your vote has been cast. You can vote once per day for one or more of the contestants. Click the center of the photo to enlarge. Share your vote on Facebook or Twitter.

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Our voting software utilizes Facebook user verification to limit voting to one vote per day per person per photo. Voters will be asked initially to sign into their Facebook account for permission to link to the contest. Once linked to a verified Facebook account, voters will not be asked again to verify with Facebook unless they unlink their Facebook account from or sign out of their Facebook account. Only voters with Facebook accounts will be able to participate. We do not collect any user data from Facebook linked accounts.

#drytortugas to win a $500 VISA gift card!

Entering to win a $500 Visa gift card is as easy as 1, 2, 3! Take a photo (or even choose a past photo) of the beautiful Dry Tortugas, tag #DryTortugas and share on Instagram or Twitter! Every month, five photos will be chosen by our panel of judges and displayed below for public voting. At the end of each month, the photo with the most votes moves on to the final round! 12 monthly winners will receive a National Park Annual Pass and be entered to win the grand prize: a $500 Visa gift card! The final winner will be chosen by public vote.

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Photo Contest ends on July 31st, 2023

Monthly Winners

The monthly winners below have won an annual National Park Pass and are entered to win the grand prize of $500.

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July Winner: Carlos Lopez
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September Winner: Heather Bossowski

Meet the Judges

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Allyson Gantt

Chief of Communications and Public Affairs, Everglades and Dry Tortugas National Parks

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Rob O’Neal

Photojournalist with The Key West Citizen, Freelance Photographer with the Associated Press

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Piper Smith

Vice President of Marketing, Historic Tours of America

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John Penney

Creative Director, BlackDog Advertising

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