Monday, December 11, 2017
Human Interest

September 2016 'Reader Photo of the Month' poll: 5 great photos from Tampa Bay Times readers

This month's reader photo poll features birds, bees, an adorable fawn and an awesome display of the beauty and power of nature. Please cast your vote to help decide which of the five reader-submitted photos below will wear the title of Reader Photo of the Month.

Each of these photos was published on the front page of the BayLink section of the newspaper during September.

Voting ends Monday, October 31, at 8:30 a.m. (You'll find this month's photos directly underneath the poll.)

[Submitted by Santiago H. Avila, New Port Richey, FL.]

1. Storm at sunset (Published September 2, 2016)

[Submitted by Marilyn Frederick, Largo, FL.]

2. Bird talk (Published September 6, 2016)

[Submitted by Kass Claggett, Land O' Lakes, FL.]

3. Ibis in cypress (Published September 15, 2016)

[Submitted by Ray Pickens, Palm Harbor, FL.]

4. Honey bee gathering nectar (Published September 23, 2016)

[Submitted by Jo Ann Wong, Lutz, FL.]

5. Spotted fawn on pond's edge (Published September 25, 2016)

Hats off to the winner of the August 2016 Reader Photo of the Month poll: Patrick McMillan of Clearwater, FL.

To view our "best of" gallery for reader photos, or to license or purchase a reprint of any image in this gallery, please visit the Times image archive.

If you've taken a photo you would like us to consider publishing in the Times, please visit our photo submission page for details.

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