Chor-Yin George Chan of Kingsbury, Australia wins for the third time this contest year with his first place Star Mono image Chinese Cook. This month's judge, Richard Abplanalp said:
"This is a very captivating photo. I found myself unable to stop wandering through the photo. Trying to find out what the cook was making. The photographer made great use of the dramatic natural window light to light the cook and the table."