FIRST PLACE - $100
by Ellen Cahir-McFarland of Newton
Judge Steve Chong said: "I love the idea of the toning! The purple balloon and string fitted the theme very well, and the composition made the image very dynamic! I could feel the energy in the image."
SECOND PLACE - $50
by Leslie Gibson of Cambridge
Judge Steve Chong said: "A wonderful idea. The author turned something so simple into art, while at the same time not forgetting the theme. Simple, but nicely composed."
THIRD PLACE - $25
by Mike Murowchick of Boston
Judge Steve Chong said: "Shooting lightning is hard. I admired your getting such a nice effect, and at the same time, I was jealous. And the colors were so brilliant!"
I'm very grateful to Steve for taking the time to judge our contest.
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