2020 VPA News and Advertising Contest

Personality or Portrait Photo ( Daily Group 3)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Richmond Times-Dispatch
    Entry Title: Mother and Daughter
    Entry Credit: Daniel Sangjib Min
    Judge Comment: Love, compassion and sorrow captured with beauty and sensitivity.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: The Roanoke Times
    Entry Title: Rousseau Personality or Portrait Photo
    Entry Credit: Heather Rousseau
    Judge Comment: It would be difficult enough to capture the unique perspective of this photo, but to be able to get it and also such an emotional look on the subject's face is incredible photography.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Daily Press
    Entry Title: First COVID Family
    Entry Credit: Jonathon Gruenke
    Judge Comment: Photo tells a story of isolation and togetherness and how they both exist, sometimes at the same time, during the pandemic.