2022 MNA Better Newspaper Contest

Photography News Photo ( Under 1,000) Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Kerkhoven - The Kerkhoven Banner
    Entry Credit: TED ALMEN
    Judge Comment: I've been a photojournalist for decades, and this image came together so perfectly .... the foreground, middle ground of emergency vehicles ... and hte icing on the cake is the helicopter swooping in. BRAVO. Perfectly done.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Henderson Independent
    Entry Title: Controlling the blaze
    Entry Credit: Rachel Miller
    Judge Comment: Superb foreground/background use! The blaze is good and visual, and the composition is spot-on. Well done.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Verndale Sun
    Entry Title: Barn is complete loss after fire
    Entry Credit: Trinity Gruenberg
    Judge Comment: This is so artful and beautiful, yet we know it's a serious loss for the owner .... I appreciate teh artistry, and am not bothered that there aren't other people in it .... the simplistic art of it is perfect.
  • Competition Comment: None