Bryan TerryThe Oklahoman
Jon ShapleyHouston Chronicle
Tommy MettheAbilene Reporter-News
Practically every entry met the threshold of showing peak action, being in focus, etc. and would have worked in practically any newspaper setting. We selected winners based on their rising above the standard action shot by adding extra information or showing us something we don't see every day.
Judges: Greg Kendall-Ball/Nature, Chris Maddaloni/Nature, Allison Shelley/Freelance