2020 California Journalism Awards - Digital Division

Story Presentation Page Layout & Design ( Monthly Unique Visitors: 400,001 & over)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: The Mercury News/East Bay Times
    Entry Title: On the Front LInes
    Entry Credit: Bay Area News Group photo department , Sarah Dussault, Dai Sugano, Laura Oda, Pai
    Judge Comment: The sliding page presentation makes for a particularly powerful format. One image appears in view only to reveal an even more gripping, complete image that tells an even more anguishing story of the California fires and the aftermath. Powerful storytelling.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: The Sacramento Bee
    Entry Title: A California bus crash killed 11. Was the driver's prison sentence a 'miscarriage of justice'?
    Entry Credit: Jason Pohl, Sohail Al-Jamea, Renée C. Byer, Nathaniel Levine
    Judge Comment: Great use of presentation to package multiple elements into a seamless user-friendly format. The design of the page and project facilitated the storytelling of a tragic story.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: The San Diego Union-Tribune
    Entry Title: The year in pictures
    Entry Credit: Union-Tribune staff
    Judge Comment: Not every Year-in-Review is created equal, and this presentation shows why. Visually compelling and easy to peruse, either by scrolling down the page or selecting to view by month.
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: The San Diego Union-Tribune
    Entry Title: The (ir)regular season
    Entry Credit: K.C. Alfred, Sam Hodgson
    Judge Comment: None
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: The Mercury News/East Bay Times
    Entry Title: Hindsight 2020
    Entry Credit: Bay Area News Group photo department , Sarah Dussault, Dai Sugano, Laura Oda, Pai
    Judge Comment: None