Steven M. FalkThe Philadelphia Inquirer
Joe LambertiCourier Post
Steph ChambersPittsburgh Post-Gazette
1. It's great to see a portrait that actually shows something genuine, not just a blank stare. So much life here. It's wonderful. 2. The framing and limited color palate are pleasing to the eye. 3. The use of the bridge and sign are something we haven't seen before.
Judges: Troy R. Bennett/Bangor Daily News, Seth Koenig/United States Navy