2020 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

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

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Thousand Oaks Acorn
    Entry Title: A family's grief
    Entry Credit: Richard Gillard
    Judge Comment: Emotional moment that makes a strong picture. I wish the camera was a little lower so the Marine's heads weren't cut off, but overall a strong image.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Brentwood Press
    Entry Title: BLM March
    Entry Credit: Tony Kukulich
    Judge Comment: Nice clean view of these subjects in a somewhat chaotic situation. Nice moment.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Simi Valley Acorn
    Entry Title: Mask This!
    Entry Credit: Richard Gillard
    Judge Comment: You can feel the tension in this photo. Nice moment with a clean view of the subjects. well composed.
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: Santa Barbara Independent
    Entry Title: Macy Jackson
    Entry Credit: Daniel Dreifuss
    Judge Comment: Nice emotion in this photo. Edged out by photos with a stronger moment.
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: Santa Barbara Independent
    Entry Title: Black Lives Matter
    Entry Credit: Daniel Dreifuss
    Judge Comment: Nice interaction and composition.