Smiley N. PoolThe Dallas Morning News
Ronald W. ErdrichAbilene Reporter-News
Michael CiagloHouston Chronicle
The three winners definitely grabbed our eyes on our first pass, based on the emotional, the odd content, and strong composition. Among the other entries, way too much use of super-wide angle lenses.
Judges: Greg Kendall-Ball/Nature, Chris Maddaloni/Nature, Allison Shelley/Freelance