2021 VPA News and Advertising Contest

General Make-Up ( Non-Daily Group 4)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Loudoun Now
    Entry Title: Loudoun Now General Makeup
    Entry Credit: Loudoun Now Staff
    Judge Comment: Clean, consistent design. Appreciated the extra small touches like design effects, pull quotes and colorful story labels. Good photo judgement and knowing when to play the good ones big. "The Year of COVID" cover was well done.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Inside NoVa/Prince William
    Entry Title: June 10, Sept. 30, Oct. 7
    Entry Credit: InsideNoVa Staff
    Judge Comment: Clean, eye-catching design. Small touches like special story labels and pops of color throughout were nice. Prince William graduate pages were well done.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Alexandria Times
    Entry Title: Alex Times General Make-Up
    Entry Credit: Cody Mello-Klein, Denise Dunbar, Margaret Stevens, Tina Franco, Olivia Anderson, Chelsea West
    Judge Comment: Nice use of photos and pull quotes to break up text. Enjoyed the special pages like "Happy Birthday Alexandria!"