Oct INPA Clip Contest Results

Cream of the Crop

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Judges

Judges: Florida Times-Union Staff Photographers Will Dickey, Bob Mack and Bob Self. The good work tended to jump out quickly from a lot of very average photographs. Surprisingly, the multiple category, with the least number of entries had the strongest selection of entries of any category.

 

Winners

F-Feature 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: Brittney Lohmiller/The Herald
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Judges Comments:
Nice, quirky moment from a serious story.

F-Feature 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Jeremy Hogan, Herald-Times
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Judges Comments:
How can you go wrong with trick or treating dinosaurs. Made all of us laugh.

F-Feature 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Sarah Ann Jump/The Herald
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Judges Comments:
Just creepy enough to to keep our attention and edge out a couple of other contenders for third.

F-Feature HM Place 10 Points
Photographer: Mykal McEldowney, The Indianapol
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Judges Comments:
Beautiful frame but lacked the storytelling of the top three finishers.

F-Feature HM Place 10 Points
Photographer: Sam Owens, Evansville Courier & Press
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Judges Comments:
We all liked this image but it needed something a little less predictable going on to push it into the top three.

GN-General_News 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: Joseph C. Garza
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Judges Comments:
Great unexpected storytelling image from what must have been a delicate situation.

GN-General_News 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Jenna Watson, The Indianapolis Star
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Judges Comments:
Good use of light to create an emotional image.

GN-General_News 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Jeremy Hogan, Herald-Times
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Judges Comments:
Funny but could easily fallen away if the category was stronger.

Multiple_Entry 1st Place Cream of the Crop 60 Points
Photographer: Sarah Ann Jump/The Herald
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Judges Comments:
Great, quiet, emotional storytelling. Clean images, well composed. Very intimate.

Multiple_Entry 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Brittney Lohmiller/The Herald
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Judges Comments:
Very nice story well told with some funny moments.

Multiple_Entry 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Brittney Lohmiller/The Herald
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Judges Comments:
A small thing elevated into a big thing by nice storytelling images. Great seeing by the photographer.

SA-Sports-Action 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: Mykal McEldowney, The Indianapol
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Judges Comments:
At the risk of looking like we root for the home town team, this was clearly the strongest peak action moment from a surprisingly weak category. Good moment, good expression.

SA-Sports-Action 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Mykal McEldowney, The Indianapol
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Judges Comments:
Good face and emotion.

SA-Sports-Action 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Joseph C. Garza/Tribune-Star
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Judges Comments:
Solid game action.

SF-Sports-Feature 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: AJ Mast, Independent Photojournalist
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Judges Comments:
Graphic and funny. Great job of seeing. Easy first place decision.

SF-Sports-Feature 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Sarah Ann Jump/The Herald
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Judges Comments:
A really sweet frame that shows the photographer was looking beyond the obvious.

SF-Sports-Feature 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Brittney Lohmiller/The Herald
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Judges Comments:
Nice little moment from what would have been a fairly routine situation. The judges would have cropped it a little tighter to make the kid a little more prominent.

SF-Sports-Feature HM Place 10 Points
Photographer: Jacob Wiegand, The Herald
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Judges Comments:
Good reaction with a lot of energy.