22nd Annual Palo Alto Weekly Photo Contest
Second Place, Bay Area Images - Youth 17 and Under
"In defense of marriage"
By Hanna Oberman
In her second-place image, Hannah Oberman finds a way to isolate this couple's passionate kiss against what could have been a distracting background. Her manipulated toning gives this image a cinematic quality, and her title, "In Defense of Marriage," makes the viewer want to know more about the moment she has captured.
— Angela Buenning Filo