(AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
A lot of the top images AP International Photo Editor Michael Feldman highlighted at this morning's AP global news meeting came from Southern California, where several devastating wildfires continue to burn. The photo above comes from the Malibu Hills; because of an extended exposure, embers blown in the wind appear as streaks at the bottom of the image.
-- Eric Carvin
Below, meanwhile, is a photo from the mud flats off Buesum, Germany, where the reflection of an apartment building made for an unusual image.