Description: Girl with Candle
UPDATE: 6/20/2012 Photographer Magdalene Teo of Singapore , Singapore , has won Second Place for May 2012 in the prestigious photography contest sponsored by BetterPhoto.com, the site's founder, Jim Miotke, announced Wednesday.
More than 12300 entries were submitted to the online photography contest, which attracted contestants from around the world and featured 10 separate categories.
Teo's stunning image, "Girl with Candle", garnered top honors after being submitted in the People category.
All of the winning images can be viewed at BetterPhoto.com's contest page: http://www.betterphoto.com/contest/winners/1205.asp
The contest is conducted each month. Categories include Nature and Landscapes, Animals, People, Elements of Design, Digital Darkroom, Travel and Place, Flowers, Details and Macro, Catch-All, and Monthly Theme. Judging is performed by a panel of professional photographers.