Portrait Photo 2022
New Mexico Magazine, “Fashion Plate” by Kate Russell
Photos that allow the reader to hear the inner dialogue of the subjects in them are rare and this hits it spot on.
Arizona Highways, “He Has Horses Down to a Fine Art” by Douglas Merriam
The moodiness of this photo is well executed with dramatic and isolated lighting.
Tie for Silver
Texas Highways, “Big Artist, Small Town” by Tom McCarthy Jr.
Nice photo. Colors look great.
Oklahoma Today, “September/October 2021 Cover” by Lori Duckworth
The rhythm of the ceiling lights and paintings above the subject successfully articulate the vertical framing of this space.
Tie for Bronze
The Bermudian, “Flora Duffy” by Meredith Andrews
Award of Merit
Yukon, North of Ordinary, “Garbage Truck Santa” by GBP Creative
This image tells a fun and surprising visual story through the juxtaposition of Santa and garbage truck.