White Marlin Open: On the Docks

A photographer's view of this year's event in Ocean City, Maryland

2016 White Marlin Open Ocean City Maryland sunset with sport fisherman
The sun sets on another day in Ocean City, Maryland.Courtesy Hooked on OC
2016 White Marlin Open Ocean City Maryland release flags
Many boats released multiple white marlin each day during the tournament.Courtesy Hooked on OC
2016 White Marlin Open Ocean City Maryland Stream Weaver
Stream Weaver comes to the scales with game fish aboard.Courtesy Hooked on OC
2016 White Marlin Open Ocean City Maryland
Ocean City, Maryland was the heart of the action during the week.Courtesy Hooked on OC
2016 White Marlin Open Ocean City Maryland night at the marina
Sunset Marina at night is a beautiful scene.Courtesy Hooked on OC
2016 White Marlin Open Ocean City Maryland night scene at marina
Another great shot of the boats lit up at night.Courtesy Hooked on OC
2016 White Marlin Open Ocean City Maryland mahimahi
A nice mahimahi comes to the scales.Courtesy Hooked on OC
2016 White Marlin Open Ocean City Maryland aerial
The fleet lines up to return to the marina.Courtesy Hooked on OC
2016 White Marlin Open Ocean City Maryland Hatterascal
Hatterascal made the trip up from North Carolina to fish this year.Courtesy Hooked on OC
2016 White Marlin Open Ocean City Maryland docks at night
The docks are quiet for a few hours before the kickoff of the tournament.Courtesy Hooked on OC
2016 White Marlin Open Ocean City Maryland carolina flare
The Carolina flare is unmistakable.Courtesy Hooked on OC
2016 White Marlin Open Ocean City Maryland aerial crowds
The crowds cheer every boat that comes to the tournament's weigh station.Courtesy Hooked on OC
2016 White Marlin Open Ocean City Maryland tournament trophies
The trophies are lined up and ready for presentation at the conclusion of the tournament.Courtesy Hooked on OC