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Category: Science & Natural History

First Place
Natacha Pisarenko/Associated Press
"Standing in the Doorway"

Second Place
Neil Aldridge/Freelance
"Waiting For Freedom"

Third Place
Trevor Frost/Freelance
"Darkness Means Danger"

Award of Excellence
Michael Patrick O'Neill/Freelancel
"Flying Fish in Motion"

Award of Excellence
Daniel Beltra/Freelancel
"Amazon River"


Award of Excellence

"Amazon River"

A pattern in the banks of the Amazon River, near its mouth at Baia de Santa Rosa, emerges at low tide and mimics the vast rainforests that it drains. Photographed February 5, 2017, approximately seventy miles northeast of Macapá.