Sally Mann of Clermont earns an honorable mention in The Islander’s Top Notch Photo Contest for this image of a tricolored heron, taken June 28 on Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive in Apopka. Mann used a Nikon D850 with a Tamron 600 G2 lens.
Holly Avedisian earns an honorable mention for this image of a roseate spoonbill coming in for landing at Robinson Preserve in northwest Bradenton. She took the photograph in April.
Ashley Azzata of Holmes Beach earns an honorable mention for her photograph of a child strolling a beach access.
John Lafferty of Lakeland earns an honorable mention in The Islander photo contest for his photograph of Everett Lloyd of Lakeland at play in a pool.