Jim WeberThe Commercial Appeal
Mike LawrenceEvansville Courier & Press
Judges: Andrew Boyd/Nola Media Group, Chris Granger/Nola Media Group, Ted Jackson/Nola Media Group, Brett Duke/Nola Media Group
FIRST PLACE—Easily first place. Photographer was able to gain the trust of subjects and shoot more than what’s visible from the fire scene tape. SECOND PLACE—The anguish in the face makes this a winner. THIRD PLACE—We liked the intimate embrace of the baby by the medical first responder.