The 2000 Pulitzer Prize Winners

Feature Photography

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For a distinguished example of feature photography in black and white or color, which may consist of a photograph or photographs, a sequence or an album, Five thousand dollars ($5,000).

Awarded to Carol Guzy, Michael Williamson and Lucian Perkins of The Washington Post for their intimate and poignant images depicting the plight of the Kosovo refugees.


Columbia University President George Rupp (right) presents Carol Guzy, Michael Williamson (center) and Lucian Perkins (left) with The 2000 Pulitzer Prize for Feature Photography.


Also nominated as finalists in this category were: Nuri Vallbona and Candace Barbot of The Miami Herald for their photographs of Liberty City, a neighborhood crippled by drugs and violence, which detail the community’s effort to reclaim the area, and Worcester (MA) Telegram & Gazette Photo Staff for its moving photographs of the grief and devastation that followed a local fire that killed six firefighters.