The Seattle Times

Jessica Newley

Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Reader Photos of the Year 2012

This image of coho salmon that returned to spawn in Clark Creek, in Marblemount, Skagit County, is the grand-prize winner among The Seattle Times Reader Photos of the Year. The photo was taken with a Canon 5D Mark III using a 17mm lens at f/8, 1/320 of a second, at ISO 6400, in an Aquatica underwater housing.