February 16th Photojournalism Pioneer is here

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Darren Calabrese wins POY first place in Sports Stories!

2005 PhotoJournalism grad Darren Calabrese has been awarded first place in the 74th Annual Pictures of the Year Competition. The honour comes days after being awarded 3rd place honours in the World Press competition. Congratulations Darren!

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To see the full edit and  winners, use this link –>http://poy.org/index.html#section

To see Darrens website, use this link–>http://www.darrencalabrese.com

 

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2017 World Press Winner Giovanni Capriotti comes home to Loyalist

2017 World Press Winner Giovanni Capriotti popped by for a visit yesterday, giving the students and faculty a chance to officially congratulate him on his win. Giovanni was given  rock-star treatment with Champagne and interviews! Patti Gower’s lighting class was interrupted briefly for a celebration, photos and interviews.  giothree_photogroup_photo

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A proud parenting moment for Giuseppe Capriotti!

Giovanni Capriotti, winner in the 2017 World Press Sports Stories category sent along this wonderful photo of his proud father Giuseppe, celebrating Giovanni’s win, which was front page news in his native Italy. Wearing his Loyalist Photojournalism gear, the elder Capriotti is justifiably proud of his award-winning son!img_6175

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Congratulations Giovanni Capriotti and Darren Calabrese , World Press Photo winners for 2017!

Congratulations to Giovanni Capriotti and Darren Calabrese who were honoured today by the World Press Photo Awards.

Giovanni (Photojournalism class of 2015) captured first place in the Sports Stories category for work documenting the Muddy York Gay Men’s Rugby team. The judges said “Giovanni Capriotti’s unconventional portrayal of Rugby players, which throws macho stereotyping out the window, won First Prize for the Stories category.”

To see all of the photos, use this link —->     https://www.worldpressphoto.org/collection/photo/2017

To see more of Giovanni’s work, see his website here   http://www.giovannicapriotti.com/

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Darren (Photojournalism class of 2005)  took third prize in the same category telling the story of a disabled female rugby player overcoming seemingly insurmountable odds.To see the photos use this link https://www.worldpressphoto.org/collection/photo/2017darren

To visit Darren’s website use this link –>http://www.darrencalabrese.com/

Congratulations once again to Giovanni and Darren from your Loyalist PhotoJ family!

 

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February 9th Photojournalism Pioneer is here

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February 2nd Photojournalism Pioneer is here

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