"Best of VideoRay 2016" Photo Contest

"Best of VideoRay 2016" Photo Contest 

Attention all VideoRay ROV users!  With 2016 coming to an end, we are excited to see what you did with your VideoRay this year!  We are calling on all VideoRay operators to send us your favorite mission pictures from this past year for inclusion in our "Best of VideoRay 2016" photo gallery which will be posted on our website throughout 2017.  Please send us up to three (3) high-resolution VideoRay ROV mission images from 2016 - image can be above or below the water surface, with or without an ROV pilot in the image.

The Grand Prize for best photo will win a Helly Hansen Crew Midlayer Jacket. Runners-up will receive a Portable Field Seat. 

All images submitted will be displayed on www.videoray.com in the "Best of VideoRay 2016" photo gallery, with full photo credits and a link back to your respective website, Facebook page, etc. 

VideoRay ROV Photo Submission Requirements:

  • Photo must include a VideoRay ROV submersible or operator/console (with a VideoRay logo clearly visible if possible)
  • Photo must be a high resolution color image (as high-res as possible, must print to a decent size at 300 dpi to be considered for the print publication)
  • Include a caption that includes photographers name, date the image was taken, ROV pilot, and brief mission description
  • Images cannot be retouched or "Photoshopped"
  • If submitter didn't take the image, permission and credit from original photographer is required
  • Image must be jpg, png, tif or pdf format
  • Must be submitted by Friday December 16, 2016 for consideration 





Grand Prize (1):

Helly Hansen Crew Midlayer Jacket + Quick Portable Field Seat + Featured in VideoRay's “Best of 2016 ROV Pictorial”
(One Winner)

HH 300x main zoom

Runner Up Submissions (2nd and 3rd place):

Quick Portable Field Seat + Featured in VideoRay's “Best of 2016 ROV Pictorial”  

(Two Runner Up)


ALL Qualifying Entries:

All Qualifying entries receive a 2017 VideoRay t-shirt


 enter now

Images must be submitted by Friday, December 16, 2016 for consideration!


Here is a look at some of the photos submitted last year.



GRAND PRIZE WINNER - Captain George Birdwell of the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency deploys a VideoRay Pro 4 ROV in Rock Island State Park to search for a missing swimmer. The swimmer was recovered within 20 minutes of deployment. (PHOTO CREDIT: Matt Majors)

Rating: 5.00/5 (3 Votes)


Mark Fleming's dog Paloma checks out the VideoRay Pro 4 ROV during Doppler Velocity Log (DVL) evaluations in San Diego, California. (PHOTO CREDIT: Mark Fleming)

Rating: 3.00/5 (2 Votes)