Photo by Stan Banos
Photo by David Morse
Photo by Mark Kinsman
Photo by Mike Knowles-
Stan Banos sent his photo without comment.
David Morse of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania writes, "I took this photo at the annual fourth of July parade in Philly with a Nikon D7000 and a 16–85mm lens. Although the image works in B&W because of the strong composition, the red and blue stars and face paint definitely make the photo sing and define the event as patriotic. Converted to B&W, the stars have exactly the same grey value and you lose the dynamic rhythm the colors