The 2009 Breaking News Photography Pulitzer was awarded to Patrick Farrell of the Miami Herald for his coverage of the victims of disastrous storms in Haiti in 2008.
One of the moving photos that caught my eyes was this:-
Photo Notes: Frantz Samedi holds his lifeless 5-year-old daughter, Tamasha Jean, who died when Hurricane Ike’s flood waters swept children and the elderly from their homes in the small Haitian town of Cabaret in this Sept. 7, 2008 photo. (AP Photo/Miami Herald, Patrick Farrell)
See more of the Patrick Farrell’s prize winning shots here