Scott SerioCecil Whig
Steph ChambersPittsburgh Post-Gazette
Bryan TerryThe Oklahoman
Ross Taylor/University of Colorado Boulder, University of Colorado Boulder Advanced Photojournalism Class, Rachel Woolf/Freelance
First place has just about it all. Composition, peak action - just wonderful. Second place as well, just felt the first was slightly stronger compositionally, but what a frame! Third place is also solid, particularly in the right portion of the photograph. Really solid.