Erin HooleyChicago Tribune
John HartWisconsin State Journal
Kassi JacksonSoutheast Missourian
First place is wonderfully lit with the available light that gives the viewer a nice look into a sliver of the subject’s life. Second place is a great environmental portrait that could have benefitted with a full caption. Third place is a piercing portrait with great color.
Judges: Timothy Hurst/The Coloradoan, Austin Humphreys/The Coloradoan