2011 Jan Clip Results

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Judges
The Columbia (Mo.) Daily Tribune photo department: Parker Eshelman, photo editor Ryan C. Henriksen, staff photographer Joshua A. Bickel, staff photographer

F-Feature 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: Dave Weatherwax, The Herald
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Judges Comments:
This image has a nice, quiet moment. Well-composed with a mood that fits the story.

F-Feature 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Rachel Mummey, The Herald
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Judges Comments:
Good seeing on the photographer’s part to make an intriguing image outside the field of play.

F-Feature 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Chris Bergin, The Star Press
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Judges Comments:
Well composed with good use of color and a nice moment with the berry in the bird’s beak.

GN-General_News 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: Scott M Bort
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Judges Comments:
Strong storytelling image that combines good composition and moment.

GN-General_News 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Joe Vitti
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Judges Comments:
Strong emotional content that goes beyond standard press conference images.

GN-General_News 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Dave Weatherwax, The Herald
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Judges Comments:
Nice graphic image with strong sense of mood. Good caption.

Multiple_Entry 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: Jeri Reichanadter, The Star Pres
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Judges Comments:
Good variety of images, good composition and strong moments. Tells a story. Good use of transitions. A few redundant images – a tighter edit would have made it stronger.

Multiple_Entry 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Scott M Bort
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Judges Comments:
solid event coverage, but a couple of redundant images, but Fun images captured the judges’ attention

Multiple_Entry 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Jeri Reichanadter, The Star Press
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Judges Comments:
Good moments and feeling in the images. Lacks a strong edit.

S-Sports 1st Place Cream of the Crop 55 Points
Photographer: Rachel Mummey, The Herald
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Judges Comments:
Good organization of elements within the frame, with a central focus and small moment. Lots to look at in this image. Well-composed on the part of the photographer. A good deal of seeing going on here.

S-Sports 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Matt Detrich/Indianapolis Star
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Judges Comments:
Strong clean, peak action. Could have been cropped tighter at the bottom.

S-Sports 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Denny Simmons
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Judges Comments:
Good use of a high vantage point with strong composition.