Jay JannerAustin American-Statesman
Rachel EllisThe Saginaw News | MLive
Meg McLaughlinMoline Dispatch
The first image of these really tugs at your heart. You can feel a lot of what they're going through, and it's an image that stays with you. The second has a timeless element to it, and it's quirky with a good color palette. Wish there was a little more room on the edges of them, fyi.
Judges: Ross Taylor/University of Colorado Boulder, University of Colorado Boulder Advanced Photojournalism Class, Rachel Woolf/Freelance