Rodrigo AbdAssociated Press
Andrew CraftThe Fayetteville Observer
Joe LambertiCourier Post
Coverage of Venezuela was very strong work under difficult circumstances. Welcome hug was a very well executed version of a photos we've seen before. Horticulture showed great thinking in how to make a potentially boring news story personal and interesting.
Judges: Torsten Kjellstrand/University of Oregon, Dan Morrison/University of Oregon, Sung Park/University of Oregon