2007 College POY Winners List

Barbara J. Miner wins this year’s College Photographer of the Year contest! Miner is a student at the Milwaukee Area Technical College. Miner said she was grateful for all the guidance from Maria Ellen Huebner, one of her instructors at MATC.

1st Place Barbara J. Miner, Milwaukee Area Technical College

2nd Place Brad Fedie

3rd Place Dustin Safranek, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

Visit this weblog to see judging results posted here live!
There were 32 students entered this year.

Contest Administrator: Nathan Pier
Spot News – 8 photos in this category (1:15 p.m.)

1st – Dustin Safranek, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, firefighters rescue girl
2nd – Dustin Safranek, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, firefighter in smoke
3rd – Brad Fedie, Daily Cardinal, firefighter with hose
HM – Brad Fedie, Daily Cardinal, bright fire


General News – 27 photos in this category (1:20 p.m.)

1st – Christopher Guess, Daily Cardinal , candlelight vigil
2nd- Brad Fedie, Daily Cardinal, barack obama lectures
3rd – Amanda Salm, Daily Cardinal, drew carey impersonator arrested
HM – Matt Dixon, Marquette University, support our troops stop the war

Photo Illustration – 56 photos in this category (1:30 p.m.)

1st – Barbara J. Miner, Milwaukee Area Technical College, contemplating suicide
2nd – Lora Ellingson, Milwaukee Area Technical College, ice cream
3rd – Amanda Salm, Daily Cardinal, trans fat
HM – Daniel M. Zainer, Milwaukee Area Technical College, blue martini
HM – Michelle K. Miresse, Milwaukee Area Technical College, translucent eggs

Portrait Personality – 39 photos in this category (2:00 p.m.)

1st – Brian Jacky, Milwaukee Area Technical College, war veteran
2nd – Christopher Guess, Daily Cardinal, chalkboard of many languages
3rd – Lora Ellingson, Milwaukee Area Technical College, man with coffee cup
HM – Brad Fedie, Daily Cardinal, band director
HM – Barbara J. Miner, Milwaukee Area Technical College, woman with AIDS

Pictorial – 30 photos in this category (2:15 p.m.)

1st – Mike Rudzinski, Marquette University, steamy door
2nd – Mike Rudzinski, Marquette University, people on scaffolding
3rd – Dustin Safranek, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, a river runs through it
HM – Barbara J. Miner, Milwaukee Area Technical College, hunting shack
HM – Brandon Laufenberg, Daily Cardinal, bee and thistle
HM- Krista Rizzo, Marquette University, moon and buildings

Feature Photo – 45 photos in this category (2:25 p.m.)

1st – Stephanie Burg, Milwaukee Area Technical College, couple on couch
2nd – Barbara J. Miner, Milwaukee Area Technical College, clarinet player
3rd – Amanda Salm, Daily Cardinal, storm trooper
HM – Jacob Ela, Daily Cardinal, bicycle rides over person

Sports Action – 30 photos in this category (2:45 p.m.)

1st – Amanda Salm, Daily Cardinal, football dive into end zone
2nd – Matt Dixon, Marquette University, tussle for loose basketball
3rd – Brad Fedie, Daily Cardinal, wide receiver lunges for ball
HM – Brandon Laufenberg, Daily Cardinal, volleyball spike
HM – Kyle Bursaw, Daily Cardinal, softball close play

Sports Feature – 13 photos in this category (2:50 p.m.)

1st – Matthew Wisniewski, Wisconsin State Journal, high school football loss
2nd – Jacob Ela, Daily Cardinal, jubilant badger football player
3rd – Brad Fedie, Daily Cardinal, fans heckle basketball player
HM – Brandon Laufenberg, Daily Cardinal, jubilant softball players

Sports Picture Story – 3 entries in this category (3:20 p.m.)

1st – Krista Rizzo, Marquette University, bull fighting
2nd – Brandon Laufenberg, Daily Cardinal, ironman triathlon
3rd – Barbara J. Miner, Milwaukee Area Technical College, beer run

Feature Picture Story – 5 entries in this category (3:25 p.m.)

1st – Brad Fedie, Daily Cardinal, marching band
2nd – Krista Rizzo, Marquette University, early childhood
3rd – Matthew Wisniewski, University of Wisconsin – Madison, restaurant
HM – Christopher Guess, Daily Cardinal, music festival

News Picture Story – 3 entries in this category (3:45 p.m.)

1st – Dustin Safranek, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, pope visits at airport
2nd – Brandon Laufenberg, Daily Cardinal, anti-war march
3rd – Jacob Ela, Daily Cardinal, hospital lockdown

Portfolio – 7 entries in this category (4:06 p.m.)

1st – Barbara J. Miner, Milwaukee Area Technical College
2nd – Dustin Safranek, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
3rd – Brad Fedie, Daily Cardinal
HM – Christopher Guess, Daily Cardinal

Judges: photojournalists Peter Zuzga, Darren Hauck, Rick Wood judge the College photo illustration category Thursday, March 27, 2008 in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Building.

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