2022 California Journalism Awards - Digital Division

News Photo ( Monthly Unique Visitors: 100,000 & under) Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: San Clemente Times
    Entry Title: Dozens Demonstrate to Keep Kurt Reinhold’s Story Alive
    Entry Credit: Shawn Raymundo
    Judge Comment: There's something about capturing that magical moment when the "planets align." The expressions say so much it's hard to look away.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Capital & Main
    Entry Title: The Pandemic Comes to Lanare
    Entry Credit: David Bacon
    Judge Comment: There isn't one millimeter in these photos that is flat. Everything lifts off of the screen.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Capital & Main
    Entry Title: Package thefts from Union Pacific rail lines
    Entry Credit: Aaron Cantú
    Judge Comment: Captivating.
  • Competition Comment: This was difficult. However, the winning photo resonates. I have to go back to the others to remember them, but the demonstration photo sticks with me.