2018 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

News Photo ( Weeklies: 25,001 & over)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Brentwood Press
    Entry Title: Bald eagles make a crash landing
    Entry Credit: Tony Kukulich
    Judge Comment: Great capture of rare moment, perfectly capturing the reaction of the bird.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Santa Barbara Independent
    Entry Title: Holiday Fire Friday
    Entry Credit: Paul Wellman
    Judge Comment: None
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Thousand Oaks Acorn
    Entry Title: No Time to Grieve
    Entry Credit: Joseph Garcia
    Judge Comment: None
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: The Salinas Californian
    Entry Title: Losing a bet
    Entry Credit: Joe Szydlowski
    Judge Comment: None
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: Santa Barbara Independent
    Entry Title: Jack & Kim Johnson Bucket Brigade
    Entry Credit: Paul Wellman
    Judge Comment: Nice angle, but image could benefit from a tighter crop, focusing on crew working. Eye goes to woman with the camera.