Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Photo Capturing Hubert Meeting Billy Wins Pluitzer Prize


Traffic photographer, Ranger Roberts has won this year's Pluitzer Prize for his photograph of Hubert the Police Robot and Billy Plimberton shaking hands with one another in a perfect slant of mountain sunlight at the moment they first met on Interstate Five just outside of Gorman, California.

At the award ceremony, when asked to say a few words, Robert's, standing next to a 24" by 36" framed print and sporting the grin of a proud father, said, "A few words? Look at the picture. It's worth a thousand of them."