National Geographic 1st Place Win
One of Coral Paradise Resorts repeat guest  NEWS UPDATE:Bill Goodwin's First place winning picture it in National Geographic's Photo Contest    WOW!!!                                                                                                         The photo below (Peppermint Shrimp) was shot on Bill & Donna's most receint stay with us in October at Coral Paradise Resort, Bonaire . Bill entered it in National Geographic's Photo Contest . There were 208.000 submissions and Bill's picture won First Place. The winning picture Bill shot this year, falls under the “nature” category. It was taken at Margate Bay here in Bonaire.It is a picture of a “Peppermint Shrimp” that spends the day in a sponge, under the sea. Bill's lighting of the Sponge was produced by pointing his light from the outside of the sponge to the inside

Besides winning all-expenses paid trip to National Geographic Society Headquarters in Washington D.C. for
an awards ceremony! He was also won a Leica Camera for the contest in the English language edition of the magazine and then the picture went on to the Worldwide contest (21 editions of Nat Geo worldwide) where it won again in the Nature Category: Congratulations Bill, from Coral Paradise Resort Bonaire.