Yi-Chin LeeHouston Chronicle
John SpinkThe Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Marc VasconcellosBrockton Enterprise
The first place image is intense and makes you feel for them, for sure. It sticks with you. Second place is strong and has a lot of energy in it, especially with the precarious nature of which he's on the ladder, and the flame makes it. A strong category.
Judges: Ross Taylor/University of Colorado Boulder, University of Colorado Boulder Advanced Photojournalism Class, Rachel Woolf/Freelance