August 2016: Top 10 Bernews “Photo Of Day”

September 3, 2016

Bernews features a “Photo of the Day” in our email newsletter, social media and app each morning, giving readers a taste of the island to start their day.

Always popular, August’s top photos attracted tens of thousands of likes and shares on social media, and judging by the number of readers’ “likes”, the month’s most popular photos included shots of John Smiths Bay Beach, the island’s renowned blue waters and pink sand, a beautiful photo of North Shore, and more.

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Our “Photo of the Day” series is available in our app, our Facebook page, Twitter page, Instagram page, Tumblr page, as well our morning and evening daily newsletters, which you can sign up for here.

If you are interested in commercial usage rights, please contact the photographer John Manderson directly on

1] John Smith’s Bay

August’s most popular photo was a shot of John Smith’s Bay highlighting people enjoying the beach on a summer’s day.

570 Summer Day John Smith's Bay Beach Bermuda Generic August 2016

2] Island Pathway

This shot capturing foliage and an island pathway with the ocean visible in the background claimed the month’s number two spot.

488 Paradise Island Bermuda Generic August 2016

3] North Shore

In third position is this photo of the North Shore on a calm summer day.

472 North Shore In summer Bermuda Generic August 2016

4] Sand and Sea

Sand and sea await the viewer in this shot, which ranked as August’s fourth most popular photograph.

449 Beautiful Day On Island Bermuda Generic August 2016

5] Magnificent views

The month’s fifth most popular photo highlights crystal-clear waters framed by beautiful rock formations.

419 Blue Water Bermuda Generic August 2016

6] North Shore

The North Shore made the list for a second time with this photo of a calm evening.

416 Evening At North Shore Bermuda Generic August 2016

7] South Shore

In seventh position is this unbeatable shot of sand, sea, and foliage on the island’s South Shore.

413 South Shore Summer Day Bermuda Generic August 2016

8] Southlands Beach

Waves roll onto the perfectly pristine sands of Southlands Beach in this photograph, which captured the number eight position on August’s list.

407 Southlands Beach Bermuda Generic August 2016

9] South Shore’s Summer Blues

A second photo of the South Shore appears on August’s top ten list, with this shot highlighting the area’s summer blues.

381 Summer Blues of South Shore Bermuda Generic August 2016

10] South Shore Surf

The surf spills onto the beach under sunny blue skies in the South Shore’s third appearance on August’s list.

373 Surf Spills on South Shore Bermuda Generic August 2016


As far as photos on our sister site, this photo was the number one photo for August 2016. Dedicated fans of Bermuda photography can also view great images of the island on the ForeverBermuda Facebook page and Twitter feed.

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