Best of the Week


Unmatched live video, photos from Lagos building collapse

Lekan Oyekanmi, video journalist and Sunday Alamba, photographer, both of Lagos, Nigeria, for quickly getting to the scene of a collapsed building and capturing unmatched images of crews rescuing children. Oyekanmi held the live shot for nearly two hours, allowing AP to send live video as well as framegrabs to customers, while Alamba’s photos dominated websites and newspapers, including front-page placement on the next day’s New York Times print edition.

Sunday Building Collapse
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