All photos adhered strongly to the theme. (Although the contestant sort of cheated by photoshopping in the parallel lines in
is good for a chuckle but makes a good use of contrasting the parallel lines to the curved container (with a bit of sneaky
While her opponents
seem similar, they both hit different notes of the same key, Liz shows organic growth while Dave shows a more sterile brick.
Tunnel of Light
is my favorite of the set. The lines are ever so slightly curved (and out of focus the background suggests it) but they appear "almost" parallel. Another favorite is
. This photo contains numerous sets of parallel lines, even the shoestrings. All the various intersections of these makes for an clever image.
Once again, showing the stronger set wins her the competition.
All photos adhered strongly to the theme.
Railroad tracks are a pretty obvious choice, as seen in
but the overall image compensates.
To Be Different is To Be Alone
was an interesting choice, contrasting knives (parallel) to the outsider, the hammer (odd choice of background color, although it does give a stronger appearance to the knives).
My favorite photo is definitely
. You can almost feel the texture of the bricks as they try to be parallel but alas, were placed by human hands. Unfortunately
felt like a really weak piece, it doesn't feel like it adds anything to the set.
A strong showing (with a notable exception).