Feb Clip Winners

Cream of the Crop, 1st Place Sports

Judged by the Bellingham Herald photo staff: Katie Barnes, Phil Dwyer, Danny Gawlowski and Russ Kendall

F-Feature 1st Place
Photographer: Jeri Reichanadter, The Indianapo
Judges Comments:
Nice sense of space with a nice moment. Bravo.

F-Feature 2nd Place
Photographer: Rob Goebel/Indianapolis Star
Judges Comments:
Fun to look at, but judges would have liked more context. Perhaps the shooter could have been in the frame?

F-Feature 3rd Place
Photographer: Scott M. Bort
Judges Comments:
Nice layers of story-telling information.

F-Feature HM Place
Photographer: Charlie Nye
Judges Comments:
Nice light, nice moment.

GN-General_News 1st Place
Photographer: Jon L. Hendricks/The Times
Judges Comments:
Nice composition during news event, capturing emotion and content.

GN-General_News 2nd Place
Photographer: Jon L. Hendricks/The Times
Judges Comments:
Very graphic image with nice body language.

GN-General_News 3rd Place
Photographer: Andrew Laker, The Republic
Judges Comments:
Judges appreciate the perspective on this image. Tasteful.

GN-General_News HM Place
Photographer: Steve Sanchez
Judges Comments:
A lot of news shooting is being there and this photographer shows the tenacity necessary to succeed. What is this officer’s name?

GN-General_News HM Place
Photographer: Tim Bath
Judges Comments:
Nice moment, nice find.

Multiple_Entry 1st Place
Photographer: Jeri Reichanadter, The Indianapo
Judges Comments:
Well-rounded images that cover every element of this daily story. Lots of great moments and variety of perspective.

Multiple_Entry 2nd Place
Photographer: Justin Rumbach, The Herald
Judges Comments:
Nice story; would have benefitted from a tighter edit.

Multiple_Entry 3rd Place
Photographer: Jeri Reichanadter, The Indianapo
Judges Comments:
Great find, good reflection on current times and localization of national news. Judges particularly liked the image of two men sitting in the thrones.

Multiple_Entry HM Place
Photographer: Charlie Nye
Judges Comments:
Interesting find.

S-Sports 1st Place
Photographer: Denny Simmons
Judges Comments:
Far and away, this is the winning image. Great reaction of an unfortunate display of bad sportsmanship. Photographer acted quickly to perfectly frame up all elements of this story.

S-Sports 2nd Place
Photographer: Chris Howell, The Herald-Times
Judges Comments:
Nice composition and clean background help to bring focus to this nice moment of sports action and to player’s faces.

S-Sports 3rd Place
Photographer: Amanda Lucier, The Herald
Judges Comments:
Nice variety of emotion, great vantage point.

S-Sports HM Place
Photographer: Joseph C. Garza, Tribune-Star
Judges Comments:
Great angle on familiar event, but needed a little bit more to place.