2020 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

Artistic Photo ( Weeklies: 4,301 - 11,000,Weeklies: 4,300 & under)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Petaluma Argus-Courier
    Entry Title: Pollinating
    Entry Credit: Crissy Pascual
    Judge Comment: I love that this composition illustrates the idea that bees and people have to work together to grow crops. Great shot!
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Petaluma Argus-Courier
    Entry Title: Black Lives Matter Mural, Petaluma
    Entry Credit: Crissy Pascual
    Judge Comment: Great detail shot. Love the bright of the yellow in the frame.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: The Sonoma Index-Tribune
    Entry Title: Immigrant Songs
    Entry Credit: Robbi Pengelly
    Judge Comment: Interesting framing that connects to the subject's story.
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: The Sonoma Index-Tribune
    Entry Title: "Sonoma's Back to the Land Zeitgeist"
    Entry Credit: Robbi Pengelly
    Judge Comment: Terrific use of shallow depth of field.
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: The Folsom Telegraph
    Entry Title: Solo Summer Serenity
    Entry Credit: Bill Sullivan
    Judge Comment: Interesting juxtaposition of someone partaking in a regular activity during such an otherworldly weather event.