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Photo Gallery: Sandcastle contest in Corona del Mar

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Pat Macha carves the paws of a bulldog for a sand sculpture built by the Sandcrabs Too team as the Commodores Club of the Newport Beach Chamber of Commerce presented the 57th annual sandcastle contest Sunday at Corona del Mar State Beach.

 (Photo by Gary Ambrose)
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Danielle Brown uses a barbecue skewer to add detail to the sand sculpture built by the Long Beach Ballers team in the 57th annual sandcastle contest presented by the Commodores Club of the Newport Beach Chamber of Commerce on Sunday at Corona del Mar State Beach.

 (Photo by Gary Ambrose)
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Dominic Williams brushes away loose sand on the IB Posse Sandcarvers team’s “Cat Playing with a Yarn Ball” sand sculpture in the 57th annual sandcastle contest Sunday at Corona del Mar State Beach.

 (Photo by Gary Ambrose)
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Jessica Armes works on a bulldog sand sculpture as part of the Sandcrabs Too team in Sunday’s 57th annual sandcastle contest at Corona del Mar State Beach.

 (Photo by Gary Ambrose)
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Greg Gilger of Huntington Beach works on a sand sculpture titled “Cinderella’s Ball” during the 57th annual sandcastle contest Sunday at Corona del Mar State Beach, presented by the Commodores Club of the Newport Beach Chamber of Commerce.

 (Photo by Gary Ambrose)
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Alyssa McCoy shapes the IB Posse Sandcarvers team’s “Cat Playing with a Yarn Ball” sand sculpture in the 57th annual sandcastle contest Sunday at Corona del Mar State Beach.

 (Photo by Gary Ambrose)
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A team from Commercial Fire Protection uses lots of buckets to haul ocean water to help create its dolphin sand sculpture for Sunday’s sandcastle contest at Corona del Mar State Beach.

 (Photo by Gary Ambrose)
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Valentina Jaime, 6, of Laguna Niguel smoothes sand with her shovel as she helps build the Orange County Academy of Sciences and Arts’ entry in Sunday’s sandcastle contest at Corona del Mar State Beach.

 (Photo by Gary Ambrose)
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Leonard Gonzales, left, and Dominic Williams put the finishing touches on the IB Posse Sandcarvers team’s sculpture titled “Cat Playing with a Yarn Ball” at the 57th annual sandcastle contest at Corona del Mar State Beach on Sunday.

 (Photo by Gary Ambrose)
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Pete Armes of Mission Viejo, left, and Chris Macha of Huntington Beach carve details into their sand sculpture during Sunday’s sandcastle contest at Corona del Mar State Beach, presented by the Commodores Club of the Newport Beach Chamber of Commerce.

 (Photo by Gary Ambrose)
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Children make soap bubbles during the 57th annual sandcastle contest Sunday at Corona del Mar State Beach.

 (Photo by Gary Ambrose)
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