This contest was judged by:

SHELLY VELLA is the fashion and style director of Cosmopolitan UK, where she works with the photo talent of New York City, London and Paris. Past roles have been at Marie Claire Health & Beauty, Company Magazine, Elle and You magazine. Her passions outside of photography and travel include horses and running.

LUCY FOX is currently the senior photo editor at Marie Claire, where she pro- duces celebrity covers, large-scale fashion and beauty productions, conceptual still life and hard-hitting investigative journalistic pieces. Over the past 12 years she has worked at many top magazines on staff and freelance, including Seventeen, Rolling Stone, Teen Vogue, Self and Real Simple.

STEVEN TORRES is the photo editor for and Print. Since 2003 Torres has researched new, talented photographers and he has commis- sioned and produced shoots worldwide. He has contributed to books including's Stylist: The Interpreters of Fashion and the Council of Fashion Designers of America's American Fashion Accessories by Candy Pratts Price. Aside from performing his duties as the photo editor, Torres acts as the in-house photographer.

MATTHEW JORDAN SMITH is a fashion photographer who has worked with celebrity clientele including Jennifer Connelly, Halle Berry, Britney Spears, Jamie Foxx and Mandy Moore. Top beauty clients include Pantene, L'Oréal and Revlon. Officially sponsored by Kodak, Microsoft and Sony, Smith has also appeared as a guest judge on America's Next Top Model, in addition to photographing numerous magazine covers, advertising assignments and entertainment assignments. He has appeared on E!, Good Day New York, and The Tyra Banks Show. A native of New York City, he resides in Los Angeles. Smith judged the Debut category of this contest.