"Shanghai in the Rain"
Location: Shanghai, China
Date: January 2019
Photographer: Brian Cruickshank
Home Country: United States
Award: 1st Place
2023 International Photography Exhibition
"A man with an umbrella walks atop a Shanghai escalator. I was initially attracted to the intersecting lines and the high contrast between those lines and the bright sky. This photograph also required some patience, as I waited for something interesting (umbrella man) to enter the frame."