Honorable Mention: Northwest flora and fauna
Photographer: Jason Sutherland, Seattle
Photo taken: Aug. 20, 2011, Vashon Island
Photographer's description: "I was paddling in Quartermaster Harbor and came upon a dense crowd of jellyfish. Shot with iPhone 3GS."
Judge's comment: "Mesmerizing. Like shooting fish in a barrel, point the camera downward and let the jellyfish compose themselves."