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2010 Pulitzer Prize for Photography

to win the pulitzer prize for photography is pretty huge.  its an honor to be recognized for your work and it probably cant hurt to win the $10,000 prize either…

this years winner for “breaking news photography” was mary chind, for the des moines register

River rescue in downtown Des Moines: A woman is pulled from near the Center Street dam by construction worker Jason Oglesbee on Tuesday. A man who was with the unidentified woman died in the Des Moines River. A rescue team from the Des Moines Fire Department tried several times to rescue the woman but could not get close enough to her.
Published July 1, 2009

Copyright:  2009, The Des Moines Register

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the pulitzer winner for “feature photography” was craig f walker, for the denver post

Awarded to Craig F. Walker of The Denver Post for his intimate portrait of a teenager who joins the Army at the height of insurgent violence in Iraq, poignantly searching for meaning and manhood.

you can see the whole feature HERE

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