February 2012 Clip Contest Winners

FEBRUARY 2012 SFBAPPA Monthly Digital Clip Contest Winners:

Spot News:

1st - Rick Roach, The (Vacaville) Reporter, Hands up.

2nd - Rick Roach, The (Vacaville) Reporter, Down on the ground.

3rd - Robinson Kuntz, (Fairfield) Daily Republic, Late night car crash.

General News:

1st - Nate Chute, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat, Hovering helicopter repairs.

2nd - Doug Duran, Contra Costa Times, Dog and ball.

3rd - Chris Riley, (Vallejo) Times Herald, Remembering Joey.

Feature:

1st - Jose Carlos Fajardo, Bay Area News Group, Swing.

2nd - Gregory Urquiaga, Freelance, Ballet students.

3rd - Shmuel Thaler, Santa Cruz Sentinel, Monterey Bay yoga.

Sports:

1st - Jose Carlos Fajardo, Bay Area News Group, Extended dunk.

2nd - David Bitton, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat, Soccer celebration.

3rd - David Bitton, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat, Basketball foul.

Humor:

1st - Randall Benton, Sacramento Bee, Pelicans roost.

2nd - David Royal, The Monterey Herald, Lucha Libre George Lopez.

3rd - Jose Carlos Fajardo, Bay Area News Group, Kid with open mouth.

Portrait:

1st - Gregory Urquiaga, Freelance, Ballet student Haley Lamb.

2nd - Chris Riley, (Vallejo) Times Herald, Magician B.J. Lipari.

3rd - Randall Benton, Sacramento Bee, Rock Lobster custom bicycle owner Paul Sadoff.

Picture Story:

1st - Renée C. Byer, Sacramento Bee, Female wrestler.

2nd - Michael McCollum, The (Stockton) Record, Nature.

3rd - Renée C. Byer, Sacramento Bee, Dog inspector.

 

Judges were the photo staff of the Medford Mail Tribune.

 

Susan Tripp Pollard, Contra Costa Times - 55

Jose Carlos Fajardo, Bay Area News Group - 50

Renée C. Byer, Sacramento Bee - 45

Chris Riley, (Vallejo) Times Herald - 40

Michael McCollum, The (Stockton) Record - 30

Randall Benton, Sacramento Bee - 35

Gregory Urquiaga, Freelance - 25

Nate Chute, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat - 25

Rick Roach, The (Vacaville) Reporter - 25

David Bitton, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat - 15

Doug Duran, Contra Costa Times - 15

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

Charles Russo, Half Moon Bay Review - 10

David Royal, Monterey County Herald - 10

Conner Jay, The Salinas Californian - 5

Jane Tyska, Oakland Tribune - 5

Paul Kitagaki Jr., Sacramento Bee - 5

Robinson Kuntz, (Fairfield) Daily Republic - 5

Shmuel Thaler, Santa Cruz Sentinel - 5

 

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