Eight years ago, the Destin Area Chamber of Commerce launched the Destin Area Summer Photo Contest to give area visitors and residents a forum to share their favorite Destin memories.



The contestís overall winner received a three-night stay at the Resorts of Pelican Beach; $75 gift certificate to Hammerhead's Bar & Grille, Poppy's Crazy Lobster Bar & Grill, Poppy's Seafood Factory, Poppy's Time Out Sports Bar & Grill, or Roberto's Pizzeria Sports Bar; $30 gift certificate to Fudpuckerís Beachside Bar & Grill; and $25 gift certificate to Apricot Lane Boutique.



The beach category winner received a 3-night stay from Harmony Beach Vacations; dinner for two at The Bistro inside the Courtyard by Marriott Sandestin at Grand Boulevard; $25 gift certificate to Apricot Lane Boutique; and $10 gift certificate to Fudpuckerís Beachside Bar & Grill.



The family/friends category winner received a 2-night stay from Dale E. Peterson Vacations; $25 gift certificate to Hammerhead's Bar & Grille, Poppy's Crazy Lobster Bar & Grill, Poppy's Seafood Factory, Poppy's Time Out Sports Bar & Grill, or Roberto's Pizzeria Sports Bar; $25 gift certificate to Apricot Lane Boutique; and $10 gift certificate to Fudpuckerís Beachside Bar & Grill.



The harbor/bay category winner received a 2-night stay from Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa; $25 gift certificate to Hammerhead's Bar & Grille, Poppy's Crazy Lobster Bar & Grill, Poppy's Seafood Factory, Poppy's Time Out Sports Bar & Grill, or Roberto's Pizzeria Sports Bar; $25 gift certificate to Apricot Lane Boutique; and $10 gift certificate to Fudpuckerís Beachside Bar & Grill.