Kent PorterSanta Rosa Press Democrat
Terry PiersonThe Press-Enterprise
Kelly PresnellArizona Daily Star
There were several good entries in this category. The wildfire smoke image is dramatic and beautiful. The arrest photo is strong, but we wondered if it would've been stronger if the orange cone had been cropped out. The fire reaction tells the story of an emotional scene.
Judges: Marc Lester/Anchorage Daily News, Anne Raup/Anchorage Daily News, Loren Holmes/Anchorage Daily News, Bill Roth/Anchorage Daily News