2021 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

Wildfire Photo ( Weeklies: 4,300 & under) Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: The Trinity Journal
    Entry Title: Alone in purple
    Entry Credit: Tony Reed
    Judge Comment: Your photo made me think about the perspective of firefighters. I imagine what they could be thinking about seeing all this. What great composition here. Stay safe. Great work!
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: The Trinity Journal
    Entry Title: Wildfire enters Junction City
    Entry Credit: Tony Reed
    Judge Comment: I thought this photo was awesome showing the tragedy fallen on this small community. I love that you see the entire frame, not just the fire, but the elements that make for a great composition. In this case, the sign tells of a small population, great addition. Stay safe. Great work!
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: The Trinity Journal
    Entry Title: Fire along 299
    Entry Credit: Tony Reed
    Judge Comment: Great shot capturing the emergency vehicles escaping the wildfire. You have the talent to see beyond the scope of the fire itself to include the entire scene and what's happening nearby. Stay safe. This is great work!