2021 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

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

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: The Tribune
    Entry Title: Clams on Pismo Beach
    Entry Credit: David Middlecamp
    Judge Comment: Something spiritual about this picture. The man is lost in thought against a stunning backdrop.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: The Union
    Entry Title: Horsetail Falls
    Entry Credit: Elias Funez
    Judge Comment: The composition of this picture is spectacular. Ice vs. fire.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Marin Independent Journal
    Entry Title: Skyline view
    Entry Credit: Alan Dep
    Judge Comment: I found this picture unsettling. Man vs. nature, and nature is losing. Brilliant
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: Times-Herald
    Entry Title: Spotty Weather
    Entry Credit: Chris Riley
    Judge Comment: The sheer beauty of this picture drew me.
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: Santa Cruz Sentinel
    Entry Title: Surfer tames wave
    Entry Credit: Shmuel Thaler
    Judge Comment: Stunning visual.