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Photo of the Month - December 2019

Paddy McCarthy, Rossbrin Cove, Schull

Legendary fisherman Paddy McCarthy, Rossbrin Cove, Schull, hauling his shrimp pots in Roaring Water Bay in his punt Elma Bridget.

Previous Winners

Vincent & Gavin O’Brien bringing pots ashore in time for Christmas

Vincent & Gavin O’Brien bringing pots ashore in time for Christmas

O'Brien brothers landing their catch at Knockadoon, East Cork. Previous WinnersSubmit Your PhotoThe subject of the picture must be related to the Fishing Industry (your vessel, your catch, a stormy day at sea etc). Each month, the best photo will be published in The...

Ivy Smith on the Jenny Lou.

Ivy Smith on the Jenny Lou.

Ivy Smith with a warry codling she caught when out hauling creels off Gardenstown with her Dad on the Jenny Lou. Previous WinnersSubmit Your PhotoThe subject of the picture must be related to the Fishing Industry (your vessel, your catch, a stormy day at sea etc)....

Hauling velvet pots near Schull, West Cork.

Hauling velvet pots near Schull, West Cork.

Photo of the Month Winner - Aaron Griffin​ Pierce O’Driscoll hauling velvet pots close to the shore in Long Island Channel, Schull, West Cork.Previous WinnersSubmit Your PhotoThe subject of the picture must be related to the Fishing Industry (your vessel, your catch,...

Finding the Missing Link

Finding the Missing Link

Carlos, from Portugal, crew on the Saint Josse, busy working on the pier in Kilmore Quay.Previous WinnersSubmit Your PhotoThe subject of the picture must be related to the Fishing Industry (your vessel, your catch, a stormy day at sea etc). Each month, the best photo...

Landing Sardines Off The Vesta In Mevagissey

Landing Sardines Off The Vesta In Mevagissey

Photo of the Month Winner - Matthew RoundLanding Sardines Off The Vesta In MevagisseyPrevious WinnersSubmit Your PhotoThe subject of the picture must be related to the Fishing Industry (your vessel, your catch, a stormy day at sea etc). Each month, the best photo will...

Submit Your Photo

The subject of the picture must be related to the Fishing Industry (your vessel, your catch, a stormy day at sea etc). Each month, the best photo will be published in The Skipper and the winner will receive a prize, courtesy of Swan Net Gundry Ltd and Guy Cotten. Images sent in may also be used in other areas of the magazine if suitable.

The Skipper reserves the right to use your images for future use and possible publication. Cameras out, and send us your hi-res photos using the adjacent form or email to editorial@maramedia.ie and don’t forget to mention your name and details, as well as a brief description of the scene depicted.

The photos must be taken by the person sending it to us, and it is understood that they are free of copyrights. The closing date for entries is the 12th of each month

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