Kevin RivoliThe Citizen
Barbara J. PerenicThe Columbus Dispatch
First place is a wonderful moment from a mundane situation with a different expression on each person's face. Second place is an endearing image the personalizes the journey to citizenship. Third is an important issue covered with visual sophistication. Entries with multiple photos were dragged down by redundancy.
Judges: Caroline E. Couig/Freelance Photo Editor, Bradley E. Clift/Freelance