Publications

 

Articles

2019 Nov Scuba Diving Magazine; No Place Like Home, Blue Heron Bridge
2019 Nov Guy Harvey Magazine; Black Water Diving and Portfolio
2019 Anima Mundi ; Black Water Stories   
https://animamundimag.com/portfolio-items/black-water-sories/?portfolioCats=13%2C9%2C7%2C47

May 2019 Birdshead Seascape Raja Ampat: 
Article: 


Dive Photo Guide: Aliens of the Deep: Black-Water Diving in Florida

By Suzan Meldonian, May 16, 2018 http://www.divephotoguide.com/underwater-photography-special-features/article/aliens-deep-black-water-diving-florida/
Dive Photo Guide: Photographing Alligators Underwater in Florida
By Suzan Meldonian, January 5, 2018 http://www.divephotoguide.com/underwater-photography-special-features/article/photographing-alligators-underwater-florida

Dive Photo Guide: Photographer of the Week – Suzan Meldonian By Joseph Tepper, August 8, 2015  http://www.divephotoguide.com/underwater-photography-special-features/article/photographer-week-suzan-meldonian  


2017 Heinz.Press In the Dark of Night, The Art of Black Water Diving
https://en.heinz.press/v/7/heinz05

2017 Dive Photo Guide Macro Surprises at the Blue Heron Bridge

Underwater Dive PhotoGuide:
https://www.uwphotographyguide.com/macro-photography-blue-heron-bridge

Macro Surprises at the Blue Heron Bridge

... Await Divers at this Florida Hotspot Text and Photos By Suzan Meldonian       SHARE THIS STORY ...

Article 2ndjetty - Thu, 2015-03-05 14:58

 

The Horseman

Photos:  0 Perhaps one of the most treasured finds at the Blue Heron Bridge are the seahorses. Such a fragile and delicate creature, they are highly reactive to over photographing. So the word is, if you find one, sit...

Photo Stream 2ndjetty - Fri, 2015-03-27 11:37

 

Yellowhead Jawfish with Eggs

Photos:  0 By far one of my favorite subjects, and also a rather rare find is the illustrious Yellowhead Jawfish. Their colors are absolutely beautiful. The subtle ombre tones from yellow to pale aqua to violet are...

Photo Stream 2ndjetty - Fri, 2015-03-27 11:20

 

Baby Blenny

Photos:  0 Ahh Blennies. They are always a source of entertainment and smiles. They really display so many different expressions, probably more so than any other fish in the area. On bad viz days I find myself hunting...

Photo Stream 2ndjetty - Fri, 2015-03-27 11:20

 

Bluethroat Pike Blenny

Photos:  0 The Blue Throat Pike Blenny is another silent singer. Easily missed unless you are really looking for them, can appear as thin as a pencil and really blend in well with their surroundings . . . until they...

Photo Stream 2ndjetty - Fri, 2015-03-27 11:39

 

Anilao Shootout Winners - Part I

...   First Place, Colmani shrimp, taken by Suzan Meldonian   Second Place, taken by Nayan Savla   ...



2017 Gold Metal Award: Underwaterphotography.com


2017 Beneath the Sea Second Place Overall: 
http://www.beneaththesea.org/imaging-competition/2018-imaging-contest-winners/68554


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!

2016 National Geographic Photographer of the Year : Tripodfish
http://abcnews.go.com/Lifestyle/photos/2016-national-geographic-nature-photographer-year-contest-entries-42713780/image-42714108


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