To protect and serve the common interests of its newsmedia members, to help members inform and thereby strengthen their communities, and to foster the highest ideals, ethics and traditions of journalism, a free press and the news profession.
First-place and second-place plaques will be shipped directly to the winning publications in the coming weeks.
Personalized certificates will also be mailed to winners in each category.
A complete list of all California Journalism Award winners will be provided on May 18th.
|Circ Group(s)||Category Name||Award||Organization||City||Entry Title||Comments||Credits|
|Dailies: 15,000 & under||News Photo||First Place||The Tribune||San Luis Obispo||Connecting through the glass||Interesting composition. Shows a moment that everyone can relate to -- being separated from loved ones during this pandemic.||David Middlecamp|
|Dailies: 15,000 & under||News Photo||Second Place||The Tribune||San Luis Obispo||Stand by me||Strong capture of an important, emotional moment. The viewer's eye goes directly to LeiYahna and Josephine comforting each other.||David Middlecamp|
|Dailies: 15,000 & under||News Photo||Third Place||Daily Press||Victorville||A hospital on the brink||Good example of a strong wide shot. The viewer is first drawn to the nurse tending to a patient, but then is able to gather information about the whole scene by looking into the background of the photo.||James Quigg|
|Dailies: 15,000 & under||News Photo||Fourth Place||Napa Valley Register||Napa||Judge Monique Langhorne wins election||Good emotion captured.||Howard yune|
|Dailies: 15,000 & under||News Photo||Fifth Place||The Reporter||Vacaville||Mobile Graduation||I like this photo because it captures a good moment that shows one of the many ways we've had to adjust to the pandemic.||Joel Rosenbaum|