Melissa Sue GerritsThe Fayetteville Observer
Andrew KrechGreensboro News & Record
Andrew CraftThe Fayetteville Observer
Judges: Kareem Elgazzar/The Cincinnati Enquirer, Sam Greene/The Cincinnati Enquirer, Meg Vogel/The Cincinnati Enquirer, Cara Owsley/The Cincinnati Enquirer
We were very impressed with the first place photo, the setting, the natural pose and the lighting. Second place evokes emotion and is intriguing, nice use of light. Third place: Good composition and clean.