2021 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

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

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: The San Diego Union-Tribune
    Entry Title: The San Diego Union-Tribune
    Entry Credit: The San Diego Union-Tribune Photo Team
    Judge Comment: Immaculate photos, every single one showed detail, emotion and unexpected angle.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: The Mercury News/East Bay Times
    Entry Title: Best photography from staff of Mercury News/East Bay Times
    Entry Credit: Laura Oda
    Judge Comment: Every photo here was filled with emotion and depth.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: San Francisco Chronicle
    Entry Title: San Francisco Chronicle: Images of 2021
    Entry Credit: San Francisco Chronicle Photo Staff
    Judge Comment: Storytelling through an image can be difficult but these photos make it look easy.
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: The Desert Sun
    Entry Title: Desert Sun: Photojournalism
    Entry Credit: Jay Calderon, Taya Gray, Andy Abeyta
    Judge Comment: None
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: The Bakersfield Californian
    Entry Title: The Bakesfield Californian's photojournalism
    Entry Credit: Alex Horvath
    Judge Comment: None