2021 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

Illustration ( Weeklies: 25,001 & over,Weeklies: 11,001 - 25,000,Weeklies: 4,301 - 11,000,Weeklies: 4,300 & under) Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Comstock's Magazine
    Entry Title: The Power of Empathy
    Entry Credit: Melinda Arendt
    Judge Comment: Great concept that was expertly executed. Great use of color and subtle texture.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Santa Barbara Independent
    Entry Title: Seaside & Streaming Cinema: SBIFF Goes Drive-In & Digital During Pandemic
    Entry Credit: Ben Ciccati
    Judge Comment: Very nice use of color and perspective.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: After Five: The North State Magazine
    Entry Title: Toe Wrestling
    Entry Credit: Phil Fountain
    Judge Comment: Very nice composition with a lot of fun details to discover the more time you spend with it.
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: After Five: The North State Magazine
    Entry Title: Taking Out the Trash as Dorothy
    Entry Credit: Phil Fountain
    Judge Comment: An interesting illustration that encourages the viewer to read what it's about. Very nicely executed.
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: Comstock's Magazine
    Entry Title: Rise and Shine
    Entry Credit: Mariah Quintanilla
    Judge Comment: Nice use of color and texture.