Thank you to all who submitted entries, shared the contest, and voted for their favorites! Both the winners of People's Choice and Judge's Choice will recieve a $50 VISA gift card. To see all of the entries, please click here. Special appreciation to Rachel Goldstein for serving as our contest judge.
People's Choice: With the most 'likes' on facebook, the winning entry was submitted by Andrea Vivona.
"This is a photo of the One World Trade building in New York City, New York on April 17, 2015. This building is a symbol of the American people's resilience in the face of unfathomable loss. Taken by me, Andrea Vivona, with my iPhone 6s. It was taken in Color and only changed to black and white in VSCO app."
Judge's Choice: Chosen by Rachel Goldstein, Adjunct Instructor of Photography and Art at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, the winning entry was submitted by Mona Moscardini.
"'Fresh Start' taken on March 18 with a Nikon D5300 and a Nikon DX 55-200mm lens. F-stop 8, shutter speed 1/200 with a ISO of 100."
From Judge Rachel Goldstein: "To me, it allows some imagination of what came before but, with a unique perspective, is about new beginnings."
Honorable Mention: Chosen by Rachel Goldstein, Adjunct Instructor of Photography and Art at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, this entry was submitted by Paul Baker.
"After receiving an unexpected breakfast, this boy from the slums of the capital of Cambodia wonders what other good things might happen to him. This was taken with a Canon PowerShot 1400 IS."