The Digital Journalist
Mike Theiss/Jim Reed Photography
A pedestrian in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., is blasted by rain, sand and wind as Hurricane Katrina makes landfall along the southeast coast of the United States on Aug. 25, 2005. Despite a hurricane warning issued by the National Hurricane Center, many Floridians remained outdoors for the Category 1 tropical cyclone. A voluntary evacuation was in effect.