2013 Competition Rules

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THE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA PRESS PHOTOGRAPHERS ASSOCIATION Digital Contest 40th Annual News Photo Competition NEW CATEGORY: Best “Mobile Device Photo” NEW FTP SITE: use online sharing service GE.TT. to send your entry DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF ENTRY: FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 2014 LINK FOR CONTEST FEE AT BOTTOM OF POST CATEGORIES SPOT NEWS—A picture of an… Read more

January 2013 Clip Contest Winners

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Feature 1st–Kent Porter/The Press Democrat General News 1st–Clifford Oto/The Record Humor 1st–Susan Tripp Pollard/Contra Costa Times Picture Story 1st–Nate Chute/Appeal-Democrat 2nd–Joel Rosenbaum/The Vacaville Reporter Portrait/Illustration 1st–Chris Riley/The Vallejo-Times Herald Sports 1st–Doug Duran/Bay Area News Group Spot News 1st–Joel Rosenbaum/The Vacaville Reporter

December 2012 Clip Contest Winners

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DECEMBER 2012 SFBAPPA Monthly Digital Clip Contest Winners: Spot News: 1st – Michael McCollum, The (Stockton) Record, Three-alarm fire 2nd – David Bitton, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat, Taken into custody 3rd – Rick Roach, The (Vacaville) Reporter, Prune pit spill General News: 1st – Nate Chute, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat, Kiss at vigil 2nd – Doug Duran, Bay Area… Read more

November 2012 Clip Contest Winners

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NOVEMBER 2012 SFBAPPA Monthly Digital Clip Contest Winners: Spot News: 1st – Kent Porter, The (Santa Rosa) Press Democrat, Flooding and car stalled 2nd – David Bitton, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat, Car wreck transport 3rd – Rick Roach, The (Vacaville) Reporter, Arrest General News: 1st – Randall Benton, Sacramento Bee, Salmon explosion 2nd – Renée C. Byer,… Read more

Ken Allan

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Ken Allen, Photographer.

Ken Allan, one of organizers of The San Francisco Bay Area Press Photographers Association, died in 1997. He was one of the first presidents of the association, which began in 1957. His son, Mark Allen, is a well-known video photographer. Both father and son are the only father/son presidents of SFBAPPA. In the 70s, he… Read more

October 2012 Clip Contest Winners

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OCTOBER 2012 SFBAPPA Monthly Digital Clip Contest Winners: Spot News: 1st – Conner Jay, (Fairfield) Daily Republic, Grass fire 2nd – Rick Roach, The (Vacaville) Reporter, Hand up! 3rd – Kent Porter, The (Santa Rosa) Press Democrat, Lower Lake fire General News: 1st – Renée C. Byer, Sacramento Bee, Finish line embrace 2nd – Rick… Read more

Associated Press Photographer Walt Zeboski

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Associated Press photographer Walt Zeboski, who chronicled Ronald Reagan's 1980 presidential campaign and a succession of California governors as a photographer for The Associated Press, has died. He was 83.

He died Monday, November 12th, 2012, at his home in Sacramento after battling pneumonia, according to his wife, Virginia Zeboski. She said the family brought her husband home Friday from Mercy General Hospital in Sacramento and provided hospice care for him over the weekend.

September 2012 Clip Contest Winners

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SEPTEMBER 2012 SFBAPPA Monthly Digital Clip Contest Winners: Spot News: 1st – Nate Chute, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat, Vacant hour fire 2nd – Shmuel Thaler, Santa Cruz Sentinel, Rolled car reaction 3rd – Kent Porter, The (Santa Rosa) Press Democrat, Cal Fire air tanker drop General News: 1st – Susan Tripp Pollard, Bay Area News Group, Vigil… Read more

August 2012 Clip Contest Winners

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AUGUST 2012 SFBAPPA Monthly Digital Clip Contest Winners: Spot News: 1st – Conner Jay, (Fairfield) Daily Republic, Burned home reaction 2nd – Joel Rosenbaum, The (Vacaville) Reporter, Firefighter in red 3rd – Chris Riley, (Vallejo) Times Herald, Cyclist crash General News: 1st – Shmuel Thaler, Santa Cruz Sentinel, Grieving mother 2nd – Nate Chute, (Marysville)… Read more

July 2012 Clip Contest Winners

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JULY 2012 SFBAPPA Monthly Digital Clip Contest Winners: Spot News: 1st – Susan Tripp Pollard, Bay Area News Group, Burned out home 2nd – Jose Carlos Fajardo, Bay Area News Group, Two-alarm structure fire 3rd – Chris Riley, (Vallejo) Times Herald, Stuck 150 feet in the air General News: 1st – Renée C. Byer, Sacramento… Read more