Dec Clip Contest Results

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Judges
AAron Ontiveroz and Mahala Gaylord, staff The Denver Post

F-Feature 1st Place Cream of the Crop 55 Points
Photographer: Rob Goebel/Indianapolis Star
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Judges Comments:
nicely framed. black and white and motion work. just a really quality feature.

F-Feature 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Joe Vitti
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Judges Comments:
captured a good moment.

F-Feature 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: James Brosher, South Bend Tribune
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Judges Comments:
we love that bigote. it made us laugh.

GN-General_News 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: Matt Detrich/Indianapolis Star
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Judges Comments:
this is a nice moment that conveys the emotion to the viewer.

GN-General_News 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: James Brosher, South Bend Tribune
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Judges Comments:
this category was pretty light. this photo could’ve benefited from a tighter crop and better angle. the white is distracting.

GN-General_News 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Charlie Nye
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Judges Comments:
again, this category was light. this one rose above the others. a cleaner background would have helped.

I_Illustrations 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer:
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Judges Comments:
there were a couple portraits that were better executed than the “true” illustrations. this is one of them. created a sense of mood with nice, simple light.

I_Illustrations 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer:
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Judges Comments:
another decent portrait. clean.

I_Illustrations 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Rob Goebel/Indianapolis Star
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Judges Comments:
this had better color and light than the others.

Multiple_Entry 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: Rachel Mummey/The Herald
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Judges Comments:
first place was a nice collection of features. well done.

Multiple_Entry 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Joseph C. Garza
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Judges Comments:
pretty nice collection of photos. needed a little more variety.

Multiple_Entry 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Charlie Nye
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Judges Comments:
nice collection
S-Sports 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: Matt Detrich/Indianapolis Star
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Judges Comments:
clear winner in a big category. no ball, no worries, good smashed face.

S-Sports 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: AJ Mast, Independent Photojournalist
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Judges Comments:
clean, framed nicely.

S-Sports 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Robert Franklin, South Bend Tribune
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Judges Comments:
third for effort. would benefit from a tighter crop.

SN-Spot_News 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: Matt Detrich/Indianapolis Star
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Judges Comments:
this category had four entries.

SN-Spot_News 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Matt Detrich/Indianapolis Star
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Judges Comments:
this category had four entries.

SN-Spot_News 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Robert Franklin, South Bend Tribune
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Judges Comments:
this category had four entries.

SN-Spot_News HM Place 10 Points
Photographer: Matt Detrich/Indianapolis Star
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Judges Comments:
this category had four entries.