NEWS PHOTO (Circulation Under 100,000)
First place: "Fire Fighters in a Blaze"
Second place: "Quick Response Saves Child"
The Journal Times
Honorable Mention: "Seven-Alarm Fire Ravages Allard's" Portsmouth Herald Photo by: Deb Cram Submitted by: Portsmouth, NH Local 1313
A Newington L 1313 firefighter wipes his forehead as extreme heat and flames billow from a storage unit building at Allard's Moving and Storage.
Honorable Mention: "2 Fire Fighters on Roof" Quad City Times; Photo by: Jeff Cook; Submitted by: Moline, IL Local 581
Two Moline L 581 firefighters tackle a house fire in Moline from attic area.
Honorable Mention: "Health/Safety: A Rehab Area" Firehouse Magazine; Photo by: Peter MacDonald; Submitted by: Turner Falls, MA Local 2452
L 2452 Firefighter John Zellman is assisted in removing his self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) after working at the scene of March 1999 house fire.
Honorable Mention: "Brush Fire" American Firefighter; Photo by: Gene Blevins; Submitted by: Los Angeles, CA Local 112
Award-winning fire photographer Gene Blevins captures the searing heat of this solid wall of flame fueled by a raging brush fire in the tinder-dry foothills of Southern California.
Honorable Mention: "Cannings Building Fire" The Mercury; Photo by: Kevin L. Hoffman; Submitted by: Pottstown, PA Local 3536
An overall view of the building engulfed in flames in the 400 block of High Street after the blaze rekindled and spread to adjoining units.
Honorable Mention: "Raging Inferno" Progress-Index; Photo by: Roy Stout; Submitted by: Petersburg, VA Local 2773
It took L 2773 firefighters about 40 minutes to bring the blaze under control at the Jefferson-South of the James apartment complex.