Publications & Awards

Pura Vida Divers Blog on Blackwater Diving 2017

http://www.puravidadivers.com/blackwater-diving-suzan-meldonian

May 2017

Winner 1st Place: Ocean Geographic's Photojournalist of the Year
http://ogpicoty.ogsociety.org/results-2017/ocean-geographic-photo-journalist-award-2017/


Honorable Mention: Ocean Geographic's Small Exotic Animal, The Neville Coleman Award for Outstanding Achievement 
http://ogpicoty.ogsociety.org/results-2017/small-exotic-animal-winners-2017/


Honorable Mention: Ocean Geographic's Portrait,
David Doubilet Award for Outstanding Achievement;
http://ogpicoty.ogsociety.org/results-2017/portrait-winners-2017/

Aprill 21, 2017
 3rd Place Deep Visions (2016) Macro ScubaShooters Underwater Photo Contest

https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10211181934136806&set=a.1613058538969.81729.1611461497&type=3&theater


2015 Published: Scubashooters.Net

       May issue http://www.scubashooters.net/featuredpage.php?act=magazine

2015 Semi Finalist Nature's Best Ocean Views (Flying Dragon) Congratulations! You have been selected as a semi-finalist in the 2015 Nature's Best Ocean Views Photo Competition!

2015 Nominated: Nature's Best : Dancing Flamboyant Cuttlefish

2015 Nominated Final Round Ocean Views Contest; The Never Ending Story

2015 Indoctrinated into the Ocean Artists Society

2015 Beneath the Sea, Winner 1st Place Behavior http://www.beneaththesea.org/imaging-competition/2015-imaging-contest-winners/59070
2015 International Color Awards, Nominee Abstract: Spinning Reef 
2015 International Color Awards, Nominee Nature: Sunkissed Anemone
2015 Beneath the Bridge, Under the Sea, featured in Video by Rick Morris on the Blue Heron Bridge 
2015 Published:Beneath the Sea Program Book, March 27-29
2015 Published: Scuba Diver Ocean Planet, Special Adex Singapore Film Festival Edition Issue 2
2015 Published in Underwater Photography Guide: Article:  http://www.uwphotographyguide.com/macro-photography-blue-heron-bridge

2014 Published: Mergulho Magazine, Brasil Ano XV - No 221 pagina 54

2013 New Release: Paul Humann and Deloach's  third edition of Reef Creature Identification—Florida, Caribbean, Bahamas.

2013 Huia Publishers on behalf of the Ministry of Education, New Zealand

2013 Bronze Medal: Nudibranchia  http://www.underwaterphotography.com/photo-contest/Winners.aspx?intYear=2012

Jul 2012  Published: Palm Beach Post: Phil Foster Park Snorkel Trail

Jul 2012   Underwaterphotography.com 2nd Place

Monthly Contest http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10150932815745904&set=a.42156065903.63327.629940903&type=1&theater

Jul 2012 Published in Sun-Sentinel: Phil Foster Park Snorkel Trail Approved 

  2012 Silver Medal: 
  

http://www.underwaterphotography.com/photo-contest/Winners.aspx?intYear=2011

 Oct 2010 Published Underwater Photo Journal : Blue Heron Bridge

 2009 Published "Under the Bridge,"  a 250 photo documentary of the Blue Heron Bridge