Blackbeard's Booty - September 2015 Sea Glass Photo Contest

by Doug Luckett
(Greensboro NC USA)

Blackbeard's Booty - Black Sea Glass

Blackbeard's Booty - Black Sea Glass

~ sea glass contest photo was submitted by Doug Luckett in Greensboro NC USA

Where was this photo taken?


Glass from Cayman Islands, Caribbean

What were your feelings or impressions when taking this photo of sea glass?

I have been to the Cayman Islands twice (Captain said not to disclose exact location of treasure :)).

I found a lot of glass, including black glass which I found out is very old and quite rare.

I wanted the photo to remind me of the old black and white photos I used to take as a kid.  Placing the glass on a simple white paper towel gave me the look I wanted.

What kind of camera and/or lens did you use?

Used my cellphone for the photo. 

What tips do you have for taking good photos of sea glass?

I always think the best photos in life are the simplest and least expected.


~ sea glass contest photo was submitted by Doug Luckett in Greensboro NC USA

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