Sep INPA Clip Contest Results

Cream of the Crop

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Judges

The Fayetteville Observer Andrew Craft Melissa Gerrits
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Winners

F-Feature 1st Place Cream of the Crop 60 Points
Photographer: Sarah Ann Jump/ The Herald
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Judges Comments:
It took some forethought to create this image. Nice layering.

F-Feature 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: DENNY SIMMONS / COURIER & PRESS
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Judges Comments:
The photo speaks to the photographer’s ability to minimize the impact of their presence.

F-Feature 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Alisha Jucevic/The Herald
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Judges Comments:
Good use of flare.

GN-General_News 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: Mykal McEldowney, The Indianapolis Star
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Judges Comments:
Nice unguarded moment.

GN-General_News 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Michael Caterina, South Bend Tribune
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Judges Comments:
Wish the photographer included more caption info because not sure what is happening in photo. But solid moment from a difficult situation.

GN-General_News 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Robert Franklin, South Bend Tribune
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Judges Comments:
Good composition and expression.

GN-General_News HM Place 10 Points
Photographer: Alex Slitz / Evansville Courier & Press
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Judges Comments:
Sweet little moment.

Multiple_Entry 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: Mykal McEldowney, The Indianapolis Star
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Judges Comments:
Consistent style throughout. Clean well composed images.

Multiple_Entry 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Mykal McEldowney, The Indianapolis Star
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Judges Comments:
A weak category all around but this one and few interesting images. Could have used a tighter edit.

Multiple_Entry 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: DENNY SIMMONS / THE GLEANER
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Judges Comments:
Needed a tighter edit and more visual diversity.

P-Portrait 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: DENNY SIMMONS / THE GLEANER
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Judges Comments:
Good off beat moment.

P-Portrait 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Mykal McEldowney, The Indianapolis Star
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Judges Comments:
Nice simple expression that offers a lot of mood.

P-Portrait 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Mykal McEldowney, The Indianapol
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Judges Comments:
Something different.

P-Portrait HM Place 10 Points
Photographer: Alex Slitz, The Evansville Courier & Press
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Judges Comments:
Showing more environment worked for this one.

SA-Sports-Action 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: Robert Franklin, South Bend Tribune
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Judges Comments:
Stood out for being unique scene in a category that can be repetitive.

SA-Sports-Action 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Alex Slitz / Evansville Courier & Press
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Judges Comments:
Good execution of a wide shot.

SA-Sports-Action 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Jenna Watson, The Indianapolis Star
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Judges Comments:
Composition stood out from the remaining entries.

SF-Sports-Feature 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: Mykal McEldowney, The Indianapolis Star
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Judges Comments:
Well framed image with genuine emotion.

SF-Sports-Feature 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Mykal McEldowney, The Indianapolis Star
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Judges Comments:
fun little off beat moment.

SF-Sports-Feature 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Jenna Watson, The Indianapolis Star
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Judges Comments:
Got third because had more context than other entries.

SN-Spot_News 1st Place 50 Points
Photographer: Tim Bath
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Judges Comments:
Could have done without the tilting but still had stronger emotions than the rest.

SN-Spot_News 2nd Place 40 Points
Photographer: Alex Slitz / Evansville Courier & Press
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Judges Comments:
More intense emotion than other entries.

SN-Spot_News 3rd Place 30 Points
Photographer: Michael Caterina, South Bend Tribune
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Judges Comments:
Interesting scene