Hayne Palmour IVSan Diego Union-Tribune
Mindy SchauerThe Orange County Register
Thomas R CordovaDaily Breeze|Press-Telegram
Judges: Ken Ruinard/Anderson Independent Mail, Melissa Lewis/Anderson Independent Mail, Mike Eads/Anderson Independent Mail
First place was a striking set of photos of paramedics who help homeless. Nice emotion, use of lenses, and variety of images. Second place was a wonderful story about a dog surfing event, nice images, tightly edited. Third place was also edited well, told the story.