For this award, the juror, Russell Joslin, chose photographers who he felt presented the strongest body of work, and ultimately, whose images he connected with the most. Joslin feels these winners were the most effective in conveying their ideas/vision consistently throughout the images they submitted.
Each winner receives a monetary prize from the New Orleans Photo Alliance.
First: Lori Vrba $250
Second: Cole Thompson $150
Third: Michael Donnor $100
The exhibit is on display at the NOPA Gallery October 1st- November 22nd. Gallery hours: Friday 3-6, Saturday and Sunday 12-4