2021 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

Illustration ( Dailies: 50,001 & over,Dailies: 15,001 - 50,000,Dailies: 15,000 & under) Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Los Angeles Times
    Entry Title: Mamba Memories
    Entry Credit: Constance Brantley, Allison Hong, Amy King
    Judge Comment: a sad story but by far my favorite illustration in this category. love the incorporation of the words of his fans.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: The Mercury News/East Bay Times
    Entry Title: Elizabeth Holmes Case
    Entry Credit: Pai
    Judge Comment: i like when illustrations show the key players and/or issues. several are here, well done.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: The Mercury News/East Bay Times
    Entry Title: Pandemic Stress
    Entry Credit: Jeff Durham
    Judge Comment: pandemic stress is shown and all the colors are great. definitely an attention grabber
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: San Francisco Chronicle
    Entry Title: San Francisco Chronicle: Giant Burrito
    Entry Credit: Glo Wan
    Judge Comment: this one is silly in nature but made me laugh and i love the inclusion of the iconic golden gate
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: The Mercury News/East Bay Times
    Entry Title: Immunity certificates
    Entry Credit: Jeff Durham
    Judge Comment: i like the simple message of the illustration being separated by the syringe.