Mike BrownThe Commercial Appeal
Matthew HatcherThe Marion Star
Chelsea PurgahnKalamazoo Gazette
1st. A poignant moment with strong composition. 2nd. The photographer introduced order into a disorderly scene in a creative way. 3rd. Fantastic framing, a tighter crop from the right and top may have improved the image overall.
Judges: Drew Nash/Times-News Chief Photographer, Stephen Reiss/Times-News Chief Photographer, Shealyn Emery/Freelancer