Pictures of the Year Winners

Winners Gallery from the Pictures of the Year Photojournalism contest. This is one of the top two US contests. Here.

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Pulitzer Finalists Leaked

From Editor and Publisher, the finalists for the Pulitzer Prize, photography:

SPOT NEWS PHOTOGRAPHY

Los Angeles Times (Gaza pullout)
Dallas Morning News (Katrina)
The Associated Press (Katrina)

FEATURE PHOTOGRAPHY

Los Angeles Times (Catholic priests in Alaska)
Rocky Mountain News (death sentence)
South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Holocaust survivor)

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The Web This Morning

Punk – Anti-Flag releases third song from their upcoming major label album, “For Blood and Empire” (I’ve heard the album, it ain’t bad. Listen to the song The Press Corpse to hear Anti-Flag at their best.)

Punk – FatWreckChords new podcast

Photography – Getty Images editorial photography grants to Andrew Testa and Kristen Ashburn (portfolios)
Gaming – Wired interview with David Jaffe

CBC – Pets dumped in Moscow’s “Forest of Death”

Wash Post video – AP video of Bush receiving warnings of Katrina

NYT – Taliban still menacing Afghan south, have closed down 200 schools, by Carlotta Gall

Photography – USA Today photographer Robert Hanashiro on Torino
Photography – Photographer Brad Mangin: Spring Training ‘Death March’

Photography – Darrell Miho on the LPGA credential controversy

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Photography – Pictures of the Year winners gallery

Artist – Jude Buffum, does hilarious art with classic 8-bit videogame imagery

Yahoo war reporter Kevin Sites is now in Chechnya

Q&A with Kevin Sites

WFMU – Compilation of the month: Shut up and Play (mp3’s of inane between-song banter). Featuring Slayer, Mercyful Fate, and the infamous Venom in Cleveland tracks

WFMU – And if you liked those, in this post are a few Paul Stanley from KISS clips

KSL – Family resolution causes concern in Kanab

Iraq – Toll in Iraq’s deadly surge: 1,300

CIA – Pillar to press: don’t get fooled again

NYT – More tin than gold for Olympic spots

NYT – poor and muslim? jewish? soup kitchen is not for you

World Press Photo Winners Gallery

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Gallery of winning images from the most prestigious photojournalism competition in the world. A must-see.

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Zeiss lenses come to Nikon mount, can be forced onto Canon SLR’s

New version of Photo Mechanic out today

Donald Trump wants us to think he’s rich, and he’ll sue to prove it

Passenger bitten by man says coverage was off

Professional photographers upset at stolen photos posted all over MySpace

Award-winning photos of the month, sportsshooter.com

MySpace profile and blog of some loser fired from his newspaper job because of blog/profile

114 bugs squashed in new 2.0.1 release of WordPress (wish this was out last week when I was pulling my hair out)

NYT:

Russian President Putin’s 3.5 hour news conference

Hamas, policy puzzle