The 1995 Pulitzer Prize Winners

Spot News Photography

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For a distinguished example of spot news photography in black and white or color, which may consist of a photograph or photographs, a sequence or an album, Three thousand dollars ($3,000).

Awarded to Carol Guzy of The Washington Post for her series of photographs illustrating the crisis in Haiti and its aftermath.

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Carol Guzy is presented with the 1995 Pulitzer Prize by Columbia University President George Rupp.

Finalists

Also nominated as finalists in this category were: Denis Farrell of the Associated Press for his aerial-view photograph of hundreds of South Africans lined up to vote in the country's first all-race elections, and David Leeson of The Dallas Morning News for his photograph of a Texas family moving through chest-high flood waters, a group he ultimately led to safety.