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Photo of the Month Contest


We encourage members to submit photos to help each other with coverage and give their best work a bigger audience. Photos submitted with MBR in the byline title are judged in a monthly contest. Each monthly winner receives $150 and their pictures are entered into an annual contest. This month's winners:



Pei Xia Chen, right, widow of slain New York City police officer Wenjian Liu, is comforted by family member Kevin Lee at the Stephen Siller Tunnels to Towers Foundation headquarters in the Staten Island borough of New York on Dec. 26.  The foundation was raising money to pay off home mortgages for the widows of two officers killed in Brooklyn. (AP Photo/The Advance, Anthony DePrimo)



New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks with the media during an open house at the Executive Mansion in Albany, N.Y., Dec. 31, in connection with his inauguration for a second term. (AP Photo/The Daily Gazette, Patrick Dodson) 

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2014 Winners | 2013 Winners | 2012 Winners


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