Best Photos of 2019


Island Sand Paper photographer Sarah List gathered her top twelve 2019 photos to share with our readers this week. They are in no particular order. All photos and captions are by Sarah List.

Art Association: My sister and I got to learn about different styles to create visual art, including charcoal and water at the Fort Myers Beach Art Association.


The views from Matanzas Preserve of the Back Bay are stunning.

Beach Clean: The fantastic volunteers for the Beach Clean-Up

Two of my favorite Fort Myers Beach Elementary school teachers!

A stunning Monarch I was able to capture before it flitted off at Mound House.

The always impressive Clydesdales of Budweiser, a crowd favorite during the parades.

Our amazing firefighters learning about life saving gear for our fur babies!

My amazingly talented friend Mary Dingman, made these delicious cupcakes for the High Rollin’ Auction to benefit the Beach School PTO.

Awaiting the rush to start at the paddleboard races!

This stunner hanging from the mangroves. Did YOU know webs had rainbows?

Love this funky shot of our own lovely Times Square.

The kids always love the firefighters, and they love the kids!