Smiley N. PoolThe Dallas Morning News
Jay JannerAustin American-Statesman
Olivia VanniVictoria Advocate
They all have their strengths that make them a winner. The father at his son's gravesite has the deepest connection; the focal length provides the right distance to witness his grieving. Impeachment struggle is a real moment with intensity, but it could have been cropped tighter, it is not a quick read. Bears with humans is a nice light breath of fresh air.
Judges: Andy Alfaro/The Modesto Bee, Joan Barnett Lee/The Modesto Bee