Photographer and CV Weekly contributor Dan J. Holm of Burbank won second place in May in the photography contest sponsored by BetterPhoto.com. More than 8,000 entries were submitted to the online photography contest, which attracted contestants from around the world and featured 10 separate categories. Judging is performed by a panel of professional photographers.
Holm’s photo, “Where There’s Smoke” garnered top honors after being submitted in the catch-all category. The editorial image was captured as part of photo coverage of a fire in downtown Burbank and published online on the Crescenta Valley Weekly website.
The winning image and more of Holm’s work can be viewed at http://www.betterphoto.com/Premium/Gallery.aspx?id=72612&cat=0&photoID=13896532&iPage=4&mp=V3.