2022 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

News Photo ( Dailies: 50,001 & over) Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: The Orange County Register
    Entry Title: Alone in the fight
    Entry Credit: Mindy Schauer
    Judge Comment: Haunting photo. The lone firefighter facingimpossible odds in fighting this fire. Captures the futility of the firefighter's work, in vivid details. Composition is compelling.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: The San Diego Union-Tribune
    Entry Title: For Haitian migrants, waiting in Tijuana brings fear, discrimination, even death
    Entry Credit: Ana Ramirez
    Judge Comment: Emotional moment captured by photographer, showing the agonizing grief of family members.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: The Orange County Register
    Entry Title: Coastal fire
    Entry Credit: Paul Bersebach
    Judge Comment: Devastation captured in a single frame. Great composition.
  • Competition Comment: None