NPPA: The Voice of Visual Journalists

Monthly News Clip Contest

1st Place Illustration: “Faces”
Nick de la Torre/Houston Chronicle

Irena Shyshkina of the Neal Hamil Agency wears a Chado Ralph Rucci Khmer head gazar gown, $12,000, Neiman Marcus, and rose cut diamond globe earrings, $43,500, Zadok Jewelers.

Judges’ comments for the category

Beautiful portrait for first. Dan Winters had nice light and composed well. Runner was okay, but category was very weak.

Ron Johnson, Josh Birnbaum, Fred Zwicky, David Zalaznik Journal Star/Peoria, IL

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R8 regional point tally

(year to date; the top 10 places are shown, plus ties)

624
Lisa Krantz
524
Nicole Fruge/Education Week
514
Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman
484
Matt Stamey/The Gainesville Sun
482
Michael DeMocker
422
Ronald Erdrich/The Abilene Reporter-News
414
Nellie Doneva
304
William Feig Jr./The Advocate
292
Matthew Hinton/Times-Picayune
264
G.J. McCarthy/The Dallas Morning News
John Bowersmith/Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

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