This summer, marine conservation organization Ocean Conservancy hosted their annual Marine Wildlife and Seascape Photo Contest. Steven Anderson Catch Me If You Can - Steven Anderson The submissions were stunning, magnificent, wholly life-changing. But most importantly, they reminded us how crucial it is to protect our beautiful oceans. Simon Ager Orange Over Blue - Simon Ager Let's take a lil' look at some of these phenomenal entries, and remember why we love the Big Blue in the first place: Ken Shew Curious Calf - Ken Shew King Of The Hill - Joan Poor Joan Poor Taking A Breather - Aaron Chai Aaron Chai Hammerhead Aggregation - Kimberly Jeffries Kimberly Jeffries Fragile Reef in the Heart of the Coral Triangle - Ethan Daniels Ethan Daniels Cuban Croc - Jim van Gogh Jim van Gogh On the Throne - Natalie Bondarenko Natalie Bondarenko I don't care what your friends do, you're going to listen to me! - Dave Taube Dave Taube Sunset of a Coral Graveyard - Vanessa Cara-Kerr Vanessa Cara-Kerr Jellyfish Lake - Jane Saull Jane Saull What? One More Photographer??? Noooooo! - Natalie Bondarenko Natalie Bondarenko Sea-renity - Allan Jay Quesada Allan Jay Quesada New Parent - Drew Spacht Drew Spacht Scarface - Stefan Follows Stefan Follows Ocean Conservancy is working to protect the ocean from today’s greatest global challenges. Learn more about Ocean Conservancy here.