Loren HolmesAlaska Dispatch News
Genna MartinThe (Everett) Herald
Bob HallinenAlaska Dispatch News
Judges: Randy Flaum/York Storyman, John Pavoncello/York Dispatch, Shelby Elaine/CBS News 21, Debbie Flaum/York Dispatch, Bonnie Arbittier/Freelance
The photographer really caught the essence of a place and its people in the first place story. The easiest pick out of all the stories. Second place was just a great fun series of images. Images were majestic in third place story.