2020 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

News Photo ( Dailies: 15,000 & under)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: The Tribune
    Entry Title: Connecting through the glass
    Entry Credit: David Middlecamp
    Judge Comment: Interesting composition. Shows a moment that everyone can relate to -- being separated from loved ones during this pandemic.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: The Tribune
    Entry Title: Stand by me
    Entry Credit: David Middlecamp
    Judge Comment: Strong capture of an important, emotional moment. The viewers eye goes directly to LeiYahna and Josephine comforting each other.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Daily Press
    Entry Title: A hospital on the brink
    Entry Credit: James Quigg
    Judge Comment: Good example of a strong wide shot. The viewer is first drawn to the nurse tending to a patient, but then is able to gather information about the whole scene by looking into the background of the photo.
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: Napa Valley Register
    Entry Title: Judge Monique Langhorne wins election
    Entry Credit: Howard yune
    Judge Comment: Good emotion captured.
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: The Reporter
    Entry Title: Mobile Graduation
    Entry Credit: Joel Rosenbaum
    Judge Comment: I like this photo because it captures a good moment that shows one of the many ways we've had to adjust to the pandemic.