1st place in Cake Cutting

This photograph, taken by Melissa Mermin, was awarded 1st place in the Cake Cutting category for the WPJA's 2006 Fall.

Judges Comments

  • The angle is as elegant as the kiss, the cake and the tone of color. Shooting from above makes this an unusual cake picture, and the post cutting moment is one of the few ways to shoot this usually messy event clean and graphically.

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