The Utah News Photographers Association handed out eight awards to Deseret News photographers this year, including a second-place award to Tom Smart for the above illustration, "One Year Cancer Recovery." Smart also received a first-place award in the general news category for "Deported." Other first-place winners were Mike Terry in the spot news category for his photograph from the Trolley Square shooting and Laura Seitz in the humor category for "Sumo Cyclists." Jason Olson won a second place in sports, and Scott Winterton a third place in sports. Jeffrey D. Allred took second for sports features.