Loyalist Photojournalism well represented in this year’s NPAC National Pictures of the Year awards

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Loyalist Photojournalism is well represented in the release of nominees for the 2017 News Photographers Association of Canada National Pictures of the Year awards.  In fact, 27 of 54 nominee positions are awarded to Loyalist PhotoJ grads (* beside name) Best of luck to all! For more info visit                 https://npac.ca

The News Photographers Association of Canada’s 2017 National Pictures of the Year Finalists are (in alphabetical order):

PHOTOJOURNALIST OF THE YEAR – Sponsored by The Canadian Press

Chris Donovan / Independent *

Leah Hennel / Calgary Herald / Sun

Ian Willms / Boreal Collective *

John Woods / Independent

SPOT NEWS – Sponsored by The Camera Store

Tyler Anderson / National Post – Crane Rescue *

Mathieu Belanger / Independent for Reuters – Snowstorm

Martin Tremblay / La Presse – Islamic Centre shooting

GENERAL NEWS – Sponsored by Cision

Chris Donovan / Independent – Undocumented immigrant *

Darryl Dyck / Independent for The Canadian Press – NDP Leader John Horgan

Brett Gundlock / Boreal Collective for The New York Times – Wake of Juan Jiménez

Larry Wong / Edmonton Journal – Congregation members collapse

FEATURE – Sponsored by Winnipeg Free Press

Pieter de Vos / Independent – Christopher Banda bathes

Mike Deal / Winnipeg Free Press – 100-year-old birthday

Leah Hennel / Calgary Herald / Sun – Calf branding

Annie Sakkab / Independent for Bloomberg – Coastal town fishing *

SPORTS ACTION – Sponsored by Nikon Canada

Mathieu Belanger / Independent – Cross-country world cup

Bernard Brault / La Presse – Goins breaks bat

Darryl Dyck / Independent for The Canadian Press – Rugby Sevens grab

Kevin Light / Independent – Regatta celebration

SPORTS FEATURE – Sponsored by Sony Canada

Mark Blinch / Independent for The Globe and Mail – Wolfpack celebration

Kevin Light / Independent for CBC – First podium finish

Tijana Martin / Lethbridge Herald – Prairie Championship cheer *

Ryan Remiorz / The Canadian Press – Radulov and fan

SINGLE MULTIMEDIA – Sponsored by Vistek

Michelle Berg / Saskatoon StarPhoenix – Iona Whipp *

Anne-Marie Jackson / Toronto Star – MYTORONTO *

David Zelikovitz / Maclean’s – Women’s March

TEAM MULTIMEDIA – Sponsored by Thomson Reuters

Michelle Kungl’s Incredible Journey

Reporter: Laurie Monsebraaten

Videographer: Carlos Osorio *

Editor: Anne-Marie Jackson *

Producers: Carlos Osorio and Anne-Marie Jackson *

 

Caged by Canada

Reporter: Brendan Kennedy

Videographer, Editor and Producer: Anne-Marie Jackson *

Illustrator: Ainsley Ashby-Snyder

 

Nalongo

Directed by; Brent Foster *

Director of Photography: Pawel Dwulit *

Producer: Tammy Foster

Edited by: Peter Schnobb and Brent Foster

Title Design and Animation: Reactiv

Sound Design: Defacto Sound

Colorist: Dmitry Kuznetsov

PICTORIAL – Sponsored by Canon Canada

Jeff McIntosh / The Canadian Press – Cowboy branding *

Ben Nelms / Independent – Salmon trimmings *

Justin Tang / Independent for The Canadian Press – Canada 150 projection *

PICTURE STORY – FEATURE – Sponsored by Leica

Chris Donovan / Independent for CBC – Patricia’s Dolls *

Chris Donovan / Independent – The Cloud Factory *

Stephanie Foden / Independent – RV Diaries

Leah Hennel / Calgary Herald / Sun – Hutterite women branding

PICTURE STORY – INTERNATIONAL – Sponsored by Leica

Pieter de Vos / Independent – Homelands

Chris Donovan / Independent for The New York Times – They Look At Us Different *

Ian Willms / Boreal Collective – We Shall See *

Jim Young / AFP – Victims of violence in Chicago

Brett Gundlock / Boreal Collective for The New York Times – Mexico’s horrible year

PICTURE STORY – NEWS – Sponsored by Leica

Darryl Dyck / Independent for The Canadian Press – BC Wildfires

Ian Willms / Boreal Collective – Oil Sands *

Ian Willms / Boreal Collective – Between Liberties *

Jesse Winter / Independent for The Toronto Star – Gabriel Smarch

PORTRAIT / PERSONALITY – Sponsored by Beau Photo

Chris Donovan / Independent – Damian London *

Leah Hennel / Calgary Herald / Sun – Kade McDonald

Kevin Light / CBC – Natalie Wilkie

Carlos Osorio / Toronto Star – Alex Janvier *

SOCIAL ISSUE – Sponsored by Fujifilm

Chris Donovan / Independent for CBC – The Doll Lady *

Darryl Dyck / Independent for The Canadian Press – Nazi salute

Nick Iwanyshyn / Maclean’s – Razak Iyal *

John Woods / Independent for The Canadian Press – Somali migrants

 

 

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