10th Place (tie) - Bryce Seneca - JUDGES COMMENTS :: "The way the light has been captured on the rocks is beautiful. Just amazing how just a few minutes difference in movement of the sun can create such a different perspective. Stunning!"
10the Place (tie) - Mandy Pelton - JUDGES COMMENTS :: "Clean, epic, not over edited"
9th Place - Kyle Post - JUDGES COMMENTS :: "Superb framing. I LOVE this angle. Great control of the lighting as well." :: "The beauty of the giant centuries old trees that have survived firestorms juxtaposed to the tiny ground cover that has a life span of a few days."
8th Place - Ted Wilcox - JUDGES COMMENTS :: "Star filter works, great color and love the contrast of desert and snow."
7th Place - Ted Wilcox - JUDGES COMMENTS :: "What a sunset capture! I love this overlook in Wyoming at the Tetons. This shows the majesty of this place through great lighting." :: "Those color are so amazing! I just am in awe of the color palette of nature!"
6th Place - Madison Bentley - JUDGES COMMENTS :: "Love the ombré effect of the mist and mountains." :: "Almost perfect. All-blue subject keeps the eye focused on the structure and repeating pattern."
5th Place - Wade Mantlo - JUDGES COMMENTS :: "Really great shot. Simple. Soft. Good composition." :: "The stillness, peace, colors...it's all very calming." :: "Beautiful tones, perspective and sense of peace."
4th Place - Ted Wilcox - JUDGES COMMENTS :: "Really an amazing photo - complete rainbow, expansive waterfall and artful composition." :: "Nothing more beautiful than a symbol of God's promise." :: "Circle rainbow is amazing and not frequently captured. Love how the power of the waterfall and the power of the light make the gentle rainbow. Stunning."