2019 MNA Better Newspaper Contest

Photography Portrait and Personality ( Under 1,000)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Balaton - Press Tribune
    Entry Title: Lyon Co. Fair all around success
    Entry Credit: Jenny Kirk
    Judge Comment: This was by far the best actual portrait. The light on the subjects and expression of the girl are wonderful. The background cow photo-bombing the photographer is a nice bonus.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Verndale Sun
    Entry Title: Wadena County Fair
    Entry Credit: Trinity Gruenberg
    Judge Comment: Love the kid's face in this portrait of terror.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Tyler Tribute
    Entry Title: Celebrating Independence Day
    Entry Credit: Mark Wilmes
    Judge Comment: A cute kid who looks like she'd rather be anywhere but "Celebrating Independence Day."
  • Competition Comment: None