AP monthly staff photo contest

Each month The Associated Press honors photographers for outstanding coverage while on assignment.

The winners for the March 2019 AP Photo Contest are Carolyn Kaster for News Photography Single Image, of President Donald Trump hugging the American flag, Mark Baker for News Photography Story, for his coverage of the mass shooting at a mosque in central Christchurch.

Andrew Medichini for Feature Photography Single Image of his a long exposure of people walking by the Spanish Steps in Rome.

David Goldman for Feature Photography Story, for his coverage of the homeless families left behind after Hurricane Michael.

Rebecca Blackwell for Sports Photography Single Image of Pumas' goalkeeper Miguel Fraga and Antonio Calanni for Sports Photography Story, for his story on the Italian soccer net factory.

Congratulations to all the photographers for their outstanding work. This month’s winning images are featured below.


News Photography Single Image | Carolyn Kaster


News Photography Story | Mark Baker


Feature Photography Single Image | Andrew Medichini


Feature Photography Story | David Goldman


Sports Photography Single Image | Rebecca Blackwell


Sports Photography Story | Antonio Calanni