According to our AlbumArtExchange Blog poll, A Perfect Contradiction by Paloma Faith is the best album cover for the week of March 11, 2014. The cover received 41% of the votes cast by our readers. Stereolithic by 311 came in second with 27% of the vote. There was a rare three-way tie for third place with The Take Off and Landing of Everything by Elbow, Love Letters by Metronomy, and Slow Me Down by Sara Evans each getting 9% of the vote.
According to our AlbumArtExchange Blog poll, the best album cover for the week of December 4, 2012 is Fall to Grace (U.S. Edition) by Paloma Faith. The cover received 54% of the votes cast by our readers. Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness Deluxe Edition by Smashing Pumpkins was second with 21%. There was a tie for third between Blur’s Parklive and Lana Del Rey’s Born to Die The Paradise Edition, which both received 11%.
The winning cover features a stunning photograph by David Standish. The London-based Australian photographer has an impressive online portfolio at davidstandish.com. It is definitely worth a look. I hope that we will see more album covers from Standish in the future.