Michael G. SeamansPulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting
Mark MirkoThe Hartford Courant
Peter PereiraThe Standard-Times
Judges: Suchat Pederson/The (Wilmington, Del.) News Journal, Jennifer Corbett/The (Wilmington, Del.) News Journal, Daniel Sato/The (Wilmington, Del.) News Journal
The Sierra Leone dealt with very hard moments which were caught with great composition and use of light. The medical marijuana story captured some nice moments and details. Colors and composition brought the welder story together well.