Jasmine Goldband, Scott Kingsley, Jill Karnicki, Evelyn Green, Brett CoomerHouston Chronicle
Chloe Coleman, Thomas Ryan RedCorn, Andrew BrafordThe Washington Post
Francis GardlerLincoln Journal Star
Judges: Ellen M. Banner/The Seattle Times, Ramon Dompor/The Seattle Times , Danny Gawlowski/The Seattle Times, Bettina Hansen/The Seattle Times
The winner of this category featured great usage of a great image. The image and design come together perfectly to communicate the mood of this news event.