2018 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

Special Section Cover ( Dailies: 50,001 & over,Dailies: 15,001 - 50,000,Dailies: 15,000 & under)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: San Francisco Chronicle
    Entry Title: Warriors Commemorative Issue; California Wine; Island Style
    Entry Credit: Elizabeth Burr
    Judge Comment: The Warrior cover is my top choice. It uses an impactful photo and dynamic image. Its obvious what the content is without spelling it out. Makes me want to open the section.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Los Angeles Times
    Entry Title: Holiday Gift Guide / 101 Restaurants We Love / Year in Review
    Entry Credit: Los Angeles Times Staff
    Judge Comment: Firefighter cover is my second choice. I would have given it a 7 if I could have scored it separately.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Napa Valley Register
    Entry Title: Inside Napa Valley Magazine
    Entry Credit: Staff
    Judge Comment: I love everything about this cover except for the font choice on the title.