Photography Donna Kinney 5/4/11 3A
AMID THE TRHONG:PatirnelBoima stands in the center of a rain-drenched stadium field where more than 30,000 people have taken refuge. Rebels have been at war with President Charles Taylor, a former warlord, since 1989. Carolyn Cole, 2004
Walking past the bodies of Iraqi soldiers, a member of the 3rd Brigade Combat Team asks quitely, "Why do we do these things to one another?" David Leeson, 2004
Pulitzer Photo #1 • This picture works because the little girl standing in the rain by herself evokes an emotional response. It also works because she is the center of interest.
Pulitzer Photo #2 • This picture works because the soldier in the middle is at the center and is framed by the bodies of the Iraqi soldiers.