August FrankGillette News Record
Morgan TimmsThe Taos News
Elizabeth ConleyHouston Chronicle
For this category and the images gave the features were very much a slice of life. We chose the 1st place because it exemplified that wholely, giving off emotion. The second place technically is a more beautiful photograph but didn't quite rise to the level of making us feel a strong emotion. Third place also had great emotion and pattern.
Judges: Sammy Jo Hester/LA Times, Lauren Justice/Independent Photographer