Sun City resident Pam Gallagher submitted this photo of a girl doing cartwheels on the beach of Hilton Head Island. Photo by Bruce Gallagher.
2a photo 0102_ photo (10) Hilton Head Island resident Susan Johnson took this photo of a cat that has been visiting their terrace for the past four years.
2a photo 0103_ hhi11-2012b.jpg Ellie McLauchlin submitted this photo of a heron at a pond on a blustery day on Hilton Head Island. Photo by Mike Wright.
2a photo 0104_ DSCN1045 (1).JPG In the fall, Mack and Linda Sims of Hilton Head Island went to Indiana to visit their grand niece Cassidy and sent in this picture of her enjoying the fallen leaves.
2a photo 0105_ photo (7).JPG John Strother, a Hilton Head Island resident, took this photo on the beach of Hilton Head that he has entitled “Morning Devotions.”
2a photo 0106_ DSC_4585_edited-1.jpg Bill Breunsbach took this photo of egrets preening themselves.
2a photo 0107_ photo.JPG Beaufort’s Doyle Clifton took this photo of Mitzi Blue, a dog he and his wife rescued from a local animal shelter.
2a photo 0108_ Sunset on Bear Island.jpg Dottie Byers took this photo of a sunset from her deck on Hilton Head Island overlooking Bear Island on the evening Hurricane Sandy brushed the east coast.
2a photo 0109_ Louis_gatorV1.psd Phil Carney submitted this photo he took of an alligator sunning itself on a Hilton Head Island berm.
2a photo 0110_ bros.png Hilton Head Island resident Judy and Bill Henry sent in this photo of their grandsons Trevor and Michael on one of their last day on the beaches of Bermuda.
2a photo 0111_ IMG_1063.JPG Bill Box took this photo of a camouflaged spider while walking through the nature trail at Sun City Hilton Head.
2a photo 0112_ #129 sony (7-21-12)_5421_edited-1.jpg Jean Tanner of Pritchardville took this photo of a roseate spoonbill at Stoney Creek searching for its next meal.
2a photo 0113_dolphin.JPG Richard Gillette submitted this photo that his wife Deb took of a dolphin surfacing on a calm day.
2a photo 0114_ 20121004_191119.jpg Wheatley Alford took this photo of a sunset from Brickyard Point Landing on Lady’s Island.
2a photo 0115_ Ripley for Christmas card 2012 005.JPG Beverly Jennings took this photo of her dog Ripley posed next to a Ripley-size Christmas tree.
2a photo 0116_ Winter Sunrise.JPG Hilton Head Island resident Paul Glick took this photo at Crystal Lake - a development on Hilton Head.
2a photo 0117_ Olde Town-hawk visiting.jpg Gerry Ferrara took this photo of a hawk perched in a no parking zone.
2a photo 0118_ P7050216.jpg Randy Fix took this photo of his cat Pip sitting in the kitchen bay window deer watching.
2a photo 0119_ 2012-11-20 16.57.26.jpg Brian White, a pastor and budding amateur photographer in Beaufort, took this scenic photo of a sunset..
2a photo 0120_ photo (3).JPG Emily Whitton took this photo of her dog Wilson who was looking for some attention after being ignored by his gardening master.
2a photo 0121_ IMG_2660.JPG Andy Kinghorn took this photograph of his grandson Mills, sitting next to his father, Warren Kinghorn, when he visited them in Durham, N.C.
2a photo 0122_ DSCN6085.JPG Sun City Hilton Head resident Karen Blickstein took this sunset photo from her yard.
2a photo 0123_ pelicans1.jpg Suzi Huisman cq took this photo of the launching of a pelican at Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge.
2a photo 0124_ DSC_0528.jpg Hilton Head Island resident Judy McLaughlin took this photo of a bald eagle while on a summer trip in Alaska.
2a photo 0125_ DSCN1540.jpg Carol Cramer took this photo of fishermen on the Chechessee River on a foggy morning.
2a photo 0126_ HAUMANN.jpg Lorraine Haumann of Bluffton took this photo of a flying squirrel crammed into a birdhouse.
2a photo 0128_ IMG_4461.JPG Hilton Head Island resident Paul Glick took this photo of the moon and a passenger plane in one frame.
2a photo 0129_ IMG_7070.jpg Bluffton residents Sue and Bob Wiener sent in this photo of a Baltimore oriole who visits their window sill every year.
2a photo 0130_ P1110415.JPG Renate McNulty submitted this photo of her child as well as her friends when the group were on the beach of Hilton Head Island during a recent warm spell. Pictured from left to right are: Charlotte Hussey, Nina and Lucas, George Hussey, Johan McNulty and Keegan and Oliver Christiana.