2021 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

Feature Photo ( Dailies: 50,001 & over) Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Los Angeles Times
    Entry Title: A Moment of Rest
    Entry Credit: Kent Nishimura
    Judge Comment: Excellent way to make a serious photo artistic at the same time. the composure draws you in to find out what it's all about.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Los Angeles Times
    Entry Title: Wedding Preparation
    Entry Credit: Francine Orr
    Judge Comment: Love this. It is very different, yet it tells a story that our homeless are everyday people as well, with dreams to follow. The composition is excellent.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: The Orange County Register
    Entry Title: Surfing goat
    Entry Credit: Mindy Schauer
    Judge Comment: Great shot. love the action and it makes you smile seeing Pismo front and center like Kate and Jack on Titanic. A very FUN image in times we all need some pick me up, fun news!
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: The Sacramento Bee
    Entry Title: Bacteria bear
    Entry Credit: Xavier MascareƱas
    Judge Comment: Good photo capturing the curiosity and wonder of the young girl as she seems to be confirming it the bear is a statue or real.
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: The Orange County Register
    Entry Title: Hungry puppy
    Entry Credit: Mindy Schauer
    Judge Comment: A great capture of a split second "fun" occurance.