2018 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

News Photo ( Dailies: 50,001 & over)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Los Angeles Times
    Entry Title: The Shirt on His Back
    Entry Credit: Stuart W. Palley
    Judge Comment: Moment captured that showed what this wildfire was and impact.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Los Angeles Times
    Entry Title: The Worst Kind of Casualty
    Entry Credit: Marcus Yam
    Judge Comment: Heartbreaking moment with layers of content from white of baby to darkness in shadows of people grieving.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: San Francisco Chronicle
    Entry Title: Fleeing the Camp Fire
    Entry Credit: Gabrielle Lurie
    Judge Comment: Eyewitness shot that shows why the escape took so many lives.
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: The Fresno Bee
    Entry Title: This deported Marine veteran came home the only way he could — in a casket
    Entry Credit: John Walker
    Judge Comment: Unusual angle that has layers of content. Particularly illustrates the story of Marine's return.
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: The Sacramento Bee
    Entry Title: Melted cars in Camp Fire
    Entry Credit: Hector Amezcua
    Judge Comment: Storytelling image that gains depth by the melting metal that takes on an anthropomorphic quality.