Rebecca BlackwellAssociated Press
Gabrielle LurieSan Francisco Chronicle
Rodrigo AbdAssociated Press
1) Dynamic images with great variety illustrate a very interesting story. 2) This story beautifully conveys the human side of a very timely topic. 3) Beautiful images with great use of light and color. A tighter edit would improve the overall impact of the story.
Judges: Randy Pench/The Sacramento Bee, Randall Benton/The Sacramento Bee, Emily Zentner/The Sacramento Bee