Scott G WintertonDeseret News
Shawn GustYakima Herald-Republic
Jake ParrishYakima Herald-Republic
Summit Fire: The overhead angle of the structure fire set it apart from the rest, it illustrated that the photographer was thinking on his or her feet and not just stuck in one spot. Mead Standoff: SWAT situations are always tricky, the ability of the photographer to find an angle to make their images clearly Double Fatal Package: Tough situation in the conditions must of made it difficult to get to the scene.
Judges: Joel Rosenbaum/Vacaville Reporter, Chris Riley/Vallejo Times-Herald