Ben MatthewsSoutheast Missourian
Wm. GlasheenThe Post-Crescent
First place stood out because of composition and exposure. Second was strange with that cow, adding valuable visual information to the nature of the scene. Third was a touching moment that might have benefited from the photographer having been slightly more to the right to capture the family's reaction, too.
Judges: Ron Erdrich/Abilene Reporter-News, Nellie Doneva/Freelance