The Blue Angels break away out of formation as they near the end of their performance at the Fargo AirSho Saturday, August 13, 2011. The show continues Sunday. Dave Wallis / The Forum
Dave Wallis and David Samson both made lots of great photos of the Fargo Airsho, but this was the best of the best.
Maddie Kelly swings from a tree at the family island home on Lake Lida. David Samson / The Forum
We liked how the girl was arranged against the house and it was a great fit for a story about a summer home.
Moorhead’s Bradu Johnson, right, beats the tag by Fergus Falls’ Peter Gaustad, left, at first base during the Division 1 District 9 American Legion Championship game in Crookston, Minn. on Sunday, July 24, 2011. Carrie Snyder / The Forum
Great face and interesting body arrangement.
Chance Robinson, of West Fargo, rises up out of the water to dunk the ball through the hoop during the Water Carnival at the Veterans Memorial Pool Thursday, July 21, 2011, in West Fargo, N.D. Dave Wallis / The Forum
The leaping subject gave him a better image size, but we also liked how he popped out of a clean background even in a chaotic pool.
Tracey Holtz-Liebler, reflected in a mirror that was lying among other ruined household items, carries lawn chairs to the boulevard in front of her mother’s, Delores Holtz’s home located at 17 19th street Northwest on Thursday, July 14, 2011 in Minot, N.D.. Chris Franz / The Forum
Chris showed great seeing when he found a way to give us three different looks at the neighborhood in the same frame.
Family and friends of Air Force pilot Capt. Eric Ziegler release memorial lanterns in his honor from the West Fargo High football field on Thursday July 7, 2011. Ziegler, who died in a training accident, was a 1999 graduate of West Fargo High School. David Samson / The Forum
Besides the beautiful visuals, we liked how the people reaching to the sky started a nice S curve upward.
B.J. Maxson and Thomas Inocencio of the GrandForks Sherriff Department patrol the Hoeven Park neighborhood in their airboat as a Blackhawk helicopter delivering one-ton sandbags flies overhead in Minot on Monday, June 27, 2011. David Samson / The Forum
We appreciated how difficult is was for Dave to get both the airboat and the helicopter in the same frame.