Sep INPA Clip Contest Results

Cream of the Crop

Sep INPA Clip Contest Results

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Judges

Benjamin Hager, Las Vegas Review-Journal David Guzman, Las Vegas Review-Journal LE Baskow, Las Vegas Review-Journal

 

Winners

Feature 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: Denny Simmons, Courier & Press
Image:f_78-river
Judges Comments:
Beautiful light, lines, color and framing.

Feature 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Kelly Lafferty, Kokomo Tribune
Image:f_57-race
Judges Comments:
Unique moment, color contrast and framing.

Feature 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Kelly Lafferty, Kokomo Tribune
Image:f_57-airshow
Judges Comments:
Nice aesthetic, nostalgic moment.

Feature HM Place 10 Points
Photographer: Jeremy Hogan, Freelance
Image:f_88-hula
Judges Comments:
Great color, angle, symmetry.

General_News 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: Jonah Edwin Hinebaugh, Logansport Pharos-Tribune
Image:gn_168-funeral
Judges Comments:
Difficult, emotional, historically significant moment well captured.

General_News 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Jeremy Hogan, Freelance
Image:gn_88-homelessvigil
Judges Comments:
Nice, quiet moment that tells the story.Slightly tighter crop on left would help, but nice image overall.

General_News 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Joseph Garza, Tribune-Star
Image:gn_80-fish
Judges Comments:
Great emotion, energy and composition.

General_News HM Place 10 Points
Photographer: Joseph Garza, Tribune-Star
Image:gn_80-climb
Judges Comments:
Nice angle, lines, aesthetic and background story.

Multiple_Entry 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: Jonah Edwin Hinebaugh, Logansport Pharos-Tribune
Image:m_168-marine_01
Judges Comments:
Best news/picture story of the group…see individual spot news photo comments. Would like to see more images, although understandably tough environment to cover.

Multiple_Entry 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Joseph Garza, Tribune-Star
Image:m_80-stairs_01
Judges Comments:
Nice mix of images and storyline with #3 being the standout.

Multiple_Entry 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Mykal McEldowney, The Indianapolis Star
Image:m_72-nurseshortage_01
Judges Comments:
Bravo for getting any kind of access in this challenging COVID era.

Portraits 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: Denny Simmons, Courier & Press
Image:p_78-yon
Judges Comments:
Face that could tell 1000k stories. Nice dusk color with red/white/blue theme and natural catch
light.

Portraits 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Kelly Wilkinson, Indianapolis Star
Image:p_64-dixie
Judges Comments:
Unique story and nice lines, depth of field and general moment considering the subject.

Portraits 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Jenna Watson, Indianapolis Star
Image:p_83-evicted
Judges Comments:
The starkness of image and expression on babies face tell you everything you need to know about the story.

Portraits HM Place 10 Points
Photographer: Mykal McEldowney, The Indianapolis Star
Image:p_72-lamb
Judges Comments:
Nice light, lines and colorful subject.

Sports_Action 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: Michael Caterina, South Bend Tribune
Image:sa_63-loose
Judges Comments:
Peak action, great color and facial expression coupled with presumed big defensive play/fumble.

Sports_Action 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Jenna Watson, Indianapolis Star
Image:sa_83-jones-jump
Judges Comments:
Great moment, lines and tight crop.

Sports_Action 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Jonah Edwin Hinebaugh, Logansport Pharos-Tribune
Image:sa_168-jump
Judges Comments:
Beautiful aesthetic, lines and moment.

Sports_Action HM Place 10 Points
Photographer: Joseph Garza, Tribune-Star
Image:sa_80-wide
Judges Comments:
Nice color, depth of field and framing.

Sports_Feature 1st Place Cream of the Crop 60 Points
Photographer: Joseph Weiser, The Goshen News
Image:sf_167-angel
Judges Comments:
Poignant, emotional moment that tells you everything you need to know.

Sports_Feature 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Michael Caterina, South Bend Tribune
Image:sf_63-sack
Judges Comments:
Great lines, color, emotion and moment.

Sports_Feature 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Michael Caterina, South Bend Tribune
Image:sf_63-sunset
Judges Comments:
Beautiful color, moment and use of light.

Sports_Feature HM Place 10 Points
Photographer: Michael Caterina, South Bend Tribune
Image:sf_63-score
Judges Comments:
Great emotion and angle with players coming straight at frame.

Sports_Feature HM Place 10 Points
Photographer: Michael Caterina, South Bend Tribune
Image:sf_63-soccerscore
Judges Comments:
Great jube shot in low light.

Sports_Feature HM Place 10 Points
Photographer: Doug McSchooler, Freelance
Image:sf_111-touchdownrejection
Judges Comments:
Perfect illustration of dejection…little tighter crop in on right would help.

Sports_Feature HM Place 10 Points
Photographer: Nikolas Frazier, Journal & Courier
Image:sf_131-bleachers
Judges Comments:
Great quiet moment, framing and general aesthetic.

Spot_News 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: Joseph Weiser, The Goshen News
Image:sn_167-water
Judges Comments:
Great lines/angle of water, home and firefighter.

Spot_News 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Nikolas Frazier, Journal & Courier
Image:sn_131-standoff
Judges Comments:
Not an easy frame to capture during extended standoff… Tells the story.

Spot_News 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Jeremy Hogan, Freelance
Image:sn_88-fire
Judges Comments:
Solid frame capturing urgency of police and activity of firefighters.

Spot_News HM Place 10 Points
Photographer: Michael Caterina, South Bend Tribune
Image:sn_63-bigfire
Judges Comments:
Effectively shows scope of massive fire.