Sep INPA Clip Contest Results

Cream of the Crop

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Judges

Mike Christy, Kelly Presnell – staff photographers, Rick Wiley – director of photography; Arizona Daily Star, Tucson, Ariz.

 

Winners

F-Feature 1st Place Cream of the Crop 60 Points
Photographer: Brittney Lohmiller/The Herald
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Judges Comments:
Immediately leapt out from the others. Great rare moment well framed.

F-Feature 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Brittney Lohmiller/The Herald
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Judges Comments:
Good faces, interesting take, little bit of suspense.

F-Feature 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Jacob Wiegand, The Herald
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Judges Comments:
Is the best of the images relying on graphics rather than a moment. Stepping back worked well here.

GN-General_News 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: DENNY SIMMONS / COURIER & PRESS
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Judges Comments:
The isolation of the small figure helps put the destruction in context, puts a human element in as well.

GN-General_News 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: DENNY SIMMONS / COURIER & PRESS
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Judges Comments:
Graphic moment, different angle, nice flow, tight crop.

GN-General_News 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Jenna Watson, The Indianapolis Star
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Judges Comments:
A quirky shot of a prominent figure.

Multiple_Entry 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: Sarah Ann Jump/The Herald
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Judges Comments:
This was fun. Could have used a little bit tighter edit.

Multiple_Entry 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Sarah Ann Jump/The Herald
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Judges Comments:
Had some nice moments, and a variety of images, but again, needed to tighten the edit.

Multiple_Entry 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Brittney Lohmiller/The Herald
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Judges Comments:
Better of the farm released stories, the strong images were strong, should have ended there.

P-Portrait 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: Brittney Lohmiller/The Herald
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Judges Comments:
Really nice, could tell a lot about the subject even w/o a face.

P-Portrait 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Mykal McEldowney, The Indianapol
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Judges Comments:
Really nice light, different pose, works well and stood out.

P-Portrait 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Joseph C. Garza/Tribune-Star
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Judges Comments:
Humorous, nicely framed, offered insight into the subject.

SA-Sports-Action 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: Michael Caterina
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Judges Comments:
Rare moment captured at right time. Beautiful image of a violent act.

SA-Sports-Action 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Mykal McEldowney, The Indianapol
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Judges Comments:
Framing of the the helmets works well, clean background, peak moment, two faces. Nice.

SA-Sports-Action 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Joseph C. Garza/Tribune-Star
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Judges Comments:
Works, but takes a long time to get to the face mask grab, pretty busy on the right side of the image.

SF-Sports-Feature 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: Mykal McEldowney, The Indianapol
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Judges Comments:
Very good SF image, looks well beyond the field, but still has a story.

SF-Sports-Feature 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Jenna Watson, The Indianapolis Star
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Judges Comments:
Frame of the center player works, good emotion.

SF-Sports-Feature 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Jenna Watson, The Indianapolis Star
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Judges Comments:
Well spotted angle, lines, moment.

SN-Spot_News 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: DENNY SIMMONS / COURIER & PRESS
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Judges Comments:
Worked capturing a pretty tough scene. Might be a bit busy, then again might help with the tough subject.

SN-Spot_News 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Michael Caterina
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Judges Comments:
Clean, gave a look outside the immediate action.

SN-Spot_News 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Michael Caterina
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Judges Comments:
Image could have used a little more context to really work, but captured a human moment.