January 2012 Clip Contest Winners

JANUARY 2012 SFBAPPA Monthly Digital Clip Contest Winners:

Spot News:

1st – Chris Riley, (Vallejo) Times Herald, Kids with their hands up.

2nd – Kent Porter, The (Santa Rosa) Press Democrat, Girl struck by car.

3rd – Jane Tyska, Oakland Tribune, Police in tear gas.

General News:

1st – Randall Benton, Sacramento Bee, Makeshift memorial.

2nd – Renée C. Byer, Sacramento Bee, Dialysis patient awaits deportation.

3rd – Paul Kitagaki Jr., Sacramento Bee, Jeffrey Fehr celebration of life mass.

Feature:

1st – Susan Tripp Pollard, Contra Costa Times, Jump off kayak.

2nd – Michael McCollum, The (Stockton) Record, Sharing a wheel chair.

3rd – Charles Russo, Half Moon Bay Review, New dance class.

Sports:

1st – Jose Carlos Fajardo, Bay Area News Group, Alex Smith waits in the tunnel.

2nd – Nate Chute, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat, Horizontal dunk.

3rd – Doug Duran, Contra Costa Times, Soccer header.

Humor:

1st – Susan Tripp Pollard, Contra Costa Times, Book babies.

2nd – Susan Tripp Pollard, Contra Costa Times, Naked wakeboarder.

3rd – Kent Porter, The (Santa Rosa) Press Democrat, Bikes, shorts, and party dresses.

Portrait:

1st – Susan Tripp Pollard, Contra Costa Times, Chicken hug.

2nd – Chris Riley, (Vallejo) Times Herald, Praise dancer Sharon Featherson.

3rd – Charles Russo, Half Moon Bay Review, Coastside Mixed Martial Arts founder James Pendergast.

Picture Story:

1st – Renée C. Byer, Sacramento Bee, Patient deportation.

2nd – Michael McCollum, The (Stockton) Record, Mormon Slough.

3rd – Conner Jay, The Salinas Californian, Homeless man rundown.

 

Judges were the photo staff of the The San Diego Union-Tribune.

 

Susan Tripp Pollard, Contra Costa Times – 55

Chris Riley, (Vallejo) Times Herald – 25

Renée C. Byer, Sacramento Bee – 25

Michael McCollum, The (Stockton) Record – 20

Jose Carlos Fajardo, Bay Area News Group – 15

Kent Porter, The (Santa Rosa) Press Democrat – 15

Randall Benton, Sacramento Bee – 15

Charles Russo, Half Moon Bay Review – 10

Nate Chute, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat – 10

Conner Jay, The Salinas Californian – 5

Doug Duran, Contra Costa Times – 5

Jane Tyska, Oakland Tribune – 5

Paul Kitagaki Jr., Sacramento Bee – 5