Be Mayfly! Help us raise aquatic awareness by joining or renewing today!

Select your Membership, film option, & gift:

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What you'd like to see from FI


Supporters receive one of our programs (DVD or online streaming), a "wemayfly" sticker, e-updates, and discounts.

Contributors receive Supporter benefits + access to the NAIAD image archive, rights to academic use of films, and an FI gift (T-shirt, cap).

Celebrators receive Contributor benefits + a 10" x 15" printed NAIAD photo of your choice.

Sponsors receive Celebrator benefits + rights for one public screening of a film, and promotional support

Stewards receive Sponsor benefits + rights for unlimited public screenings of one of our films, and film credit

FI Membership... We Mayfly!

As a nonprofit membership organization, Freshwaters Illustrated counts on the membership and support of the people who benefit from our work. Joining the Freshwaters Illustrated community means getting exclusive member benefits (DVDs, access to, special gifts), participating in a growing community of enthusiasts and educators, and supporting our Mission of raising public awareness of freshwater life, science, and conservation.


While serving our growing membership, we work to increase the accessibility of freshwater environments, photo and video tools, and underwater techniques for recreationalists, aquatic scientists, conservation advocates, and media specialists. We also pursue and encourage the innovation of freshwater imagery, and the exploration and visual documentation of under-appreciated freshwater ecosystems and species.

Check out our:

Flickr Group – our Freshwaters In Focus Flickr Group is a place for aqua-philes and image lovers to share imagery, techniques, and stories.

Photo & Video workshops – we offer workshops in underwater, natural history, and scientific photography for aquatic enthusiasts of all kinds.

Facebook Page – Where we post weekly images, video releases, photo contests, etc.

We are all aquatic