Photo Contest


Photo Contest

Our contest is held yearly in the Spring time.   Our past winners

Our past prizes


A custom, one of a kind, Pet Portrait of your submitted photo by Rincon Artist Maureen Schmidt. First prize also includes your pet portrait being featured on the July to October cover of Rincon’s El Coqui Magazine print publication and on their website! Our 2015 Winner “Bert” on the cover can be seen below. El Coqui is a bilingual community publication that focuses on Rincon and Western Puerto Rico, with followers across the island and united states. Examples of Maureen’s art can be seen here.


Your choice of any of these prizes

Oceano Seaglass Ultra-rare Sea Glass Marble Ring, in orange & white. Retail value $180 (photo below)

Playa Beach Bar & Grill $40 Dinner Gift Certificate

Spanish Immersion Rincon 2 hour Private Spanish Lesson – Face2Face or Skype

Living Puerto Rico  1 hour Gift Certificate – Handyman or Design Consultation Service

The Red Door Boutique & Gift Shop $25 Gift Certificate

Rincon Beer Company $30 Gift Certificate

RD2Happiness Surf School Rentals & Eco Tours $50 Gift Certificate towards Beach Rentals – SUP, Surf Board, Boggie Board, Chairs, Umbrella at Marina, Sandy or Maria’s in Rincon – Subject to Availability

Purple Lizard Maps 1 Free Rincon Purple Lizard Map – Retail Value $12


Your choice of any 2nd place prize that the 2nd place winner did not pick


Your choice of any 2nd place prize that the 2nd & 3rd place winners did not pick

RULES – and example photos at the bottom of this page
  • Animal must be from Puerto Rico
  • Animal does not have to be IN Puerto Rico in the photo you submit
  • Make your Puerto Rican rescue photo stand out by including a Puerto Rico landmark and/or a Puerto Rican ‘item’ / ‘custom’ / ‘culture’
  • For example, your Puerto Rican Rescue with a Medilla (not actually drinking it)
  • For example, your Puerto Rican Rescue at the Cabo Rojo Lighthouse
  • For example, your Puerto Rican Rescue surfing at Domes Beach Rincon
  • For example, your Puerto Rican Rescue enjoying Bomba & Plena
  • 1st place receiving 200 votes or more
  • 2nd place receiving 100 votes or more
  • 3rd place receiving 50 votes or more

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Bert our 2015 Winner


Oceano Prize

380 MBR wht oj

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