Alan BernerThe Seattle Times
Olivia VanniEverett Herald
Judges: Kelly Presnell/Arizona Daily Star, Mamta Popat/Arizona Daily Star, Josh Galemore/Arizona Daily Star, Rebecca Sasnett/Arizona Daily Star, Rick Wiley/Arizona Daily Star
Fist place caught the eyes faster, better read, unique. Second showed a connection, some emotion, judges felt a tighter crop would have served it better. Third place was a graphic image which needed also needed a tighter crop.