Photos of the Year: 2011 Winners: Photographer of the Year: 2011_pro_02_28

POY, Runner UpAndrew Craft, Fayetteville Observer Camp Mackall, N.C. - MAY 9, 2011: Team two candidates march through the sand to their next obstacle during the second day of The Cultural Support Assessment and Selection program at Camp Mackall, N.C. The female soldiers that make it through selection will be placed on cultural support teams attached to Special Forces teams and Ranger units to deal with Afghan women and children.

POY, Runner Up 

Andrew Craft, Fayetteville Observer  

Camp Mackall, N.C. - MAY 9, 2011: Team two candidates march through the sand to their next obstacle during the second day of The Cultural Support Assessment and Selection program at Camp Mackall, N.C. The female soldiers that make it through selection will be placed on cultural support teams attached to Special Forces teams and Ranger units to deal with Afghan women and children.