2021 VPA News and Advertising Contest

Personality or Portrait Photo ( Daily Group 2)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Daily News-Record
    Entry Title: Sergios Pizza
    Entry Credit: Daniel Lin
    Judge Comment: The photo has everything about a pizza maker in the frame. He does this 100 times a day, every day. The action is both magical and routine, and elevated the storytelling.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: The Winchester Star
    Entry Title: Jeff Taylor Personality or Portrait Photo
    Entry Credit: Jeff Taylor
    Judge Comment: Appreciate the effort of incorporating the local landmark. Like the contrast of the drums to the person.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: The Free Lance-Star
    Entry Title: Tragedy
    Entry Credit: Peter Cihelka
    Judge Comment: Seeing this family with their tragedy behind them and the varying expressions from innocence to despair is compelling.