Kent PorterSanta Rosa Press Democrat
Jessica ChristianSan Francisco Examiner
Karen Quincy LobergVentura County Star
First place winner gets high marks for extensive coverage of a robbery, a well told story, could have been edited down by several images. Second place a quiet image that caught our attention made during a shooting investigation. Third place brush fire edged out a number of other strong fire images because of its close up view with the fire crews in action.
Judges: Steve Heaslip/Cape Cod Times, Steve Haines/Cape Cod Times