June 2012 Clip Contest Winners

JUNE 2012 SFBAPPA Monthly Digital Clip Contest Winners:

Spot News:

1st - Joel Rosenbaum, The (Vacaville) Reporter, Assault suspect and burning car

2nd - Chris Riley, (Vallejo) Times Herald, Hands up

3rd - David Bitton, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat, Emotional crash

General News:

1st - David Royal, Monterey Herald, Grieving Army Spc. Vilmar Galarza Hernandez

2nd - Chris Riley, (Vallejo) Times Herald, Hugging his nurse

3rd - Susan Tripp Pollard, Bay Area News Group, Memorial for Fire Engineer "Willie" William West

Feature:

1st - James Tensuan, Santa Cruz Sentinel, Shadows and skating

2nd - Chris Riley, (Vallejo) Times Herald, Crushing grapes at sunset

3rd - Nate Chute, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat, Young rocker

Sports:

1st - Doug Duran, Bay Area News Group, Steer wrestling

2nd - Jose Carlos Fajardo, Bay Area News Group, Track stars consoles

3rd - Randall Benton, Sacramento Bee, Baseball celebration

Humor:

1st - Chris Riley, (Vallejo) Times Herald, Pirate School

2nd - Jose Carlos Fajardo, Bay Area News Group, Fan interrupts U.S. Open

3rd - Charles Russo, Half Moon Bay Review, Daydreaming with Pigs

Portrait:

1st - Chris Riley, (Vallejo) Times Herald, Volleyball player Paige Reed

2nd - David Bitton, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat, River Valley High's Erica Bellenfant

3rd - Shmuel Thaler, Santa Cruz Sentinel, Gourd Music

Picture Story:

1st - Chris Riley, (Vallejo) Times Herald, Atheletes of the Year

2nd - Renée C. Byer, Sacramento Bee, Dance

3rd - Jane Tyska, Bay Area News Group, Cardburg 2012

 

Judges were the photo staff of The Journal News and LoHud.com.

 

Chris Riley, (Vallejo) Times Herald - 150

Nate Chute, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat - 145

David Bitton, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat - 110

David Royal, Monterey County Herald - 95

Jose Carlos Fajardo, Bay Area News Group - 95

Susan Tripp Pollard, Bay Area News Group - 90

Renée C. Byer, Sacramento Bee - 65

Doug Duran, Bay Area News Group - 50

Randall Benton, Sacramento Bee - 45

Rick Roach, The (Vacaville) Reporter - 45

Joel Rosenbaum, The (Vacaville) Reporter - 40

Kent Porter, The (Santa Rosa) Press Democrat - 40

Michael McCollum, The (Stockton) Record - 40

Conner Jay, (Fairfield) Daily Republic - 35

Elijah Nouvelage, San Francisco State University - 35

Gregory Urquiaga, freelance - 35

Shmuel Thaler, Santa Cruz Sentinel - 30

Travis Geske, The Salinas Californian - 25

Paul Kitagaki Jr., Sacramento Bee - 20

Charles Russo, Half Moon Bay Review - 15

Clifford Oto, The (Stockton) Record - 15

James Tensuan, Santa Cruz Sentinel - 15

Gary Reyes, San Jose Mercury News - 10

Jane Tyska, Bay Area News Group - 10

Scott MacDonald, freelance - 10

Robinson Kuntz, (Fairfield) Daily Republic - 5

May 2012 Clip Contest Winners

MAY 2012 SFBAPPA Monthly Digital Clip Contest Winners:

Spot News:

1st - Nate Chute, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat, Scene of shooting

2nd - Nate Chute, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat, Suspects questioned

3rd - Chris Riley, (Vallejo) Times Herald, Boat fire

General News:

1st - Nate Chute, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat, Candlelight vigil

2nd - Michael McCollum, The (Stockton) Record, Domestic violence victim

3rd - Renée C. Byer, Sacramento Bee, Waiting to be arrested

Feature:

1st - David Bitton, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat, Mud face

2nd - Gregory Urquiaga, freelance, Blurred bike rider

3rd - Shmuel Thaler, Santa Cruz Sentinel, Challenger Little league

Sports:

1st - Nate Chute, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat, face tag

2nd - Scott MacDonald, freelance, Pole vault

3rd - Nate Chute, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat, Baseball anger

Humor:

1st - Susan Tripp Pollard, Bay Area News Group, Excited baseball player

2nd - Conner Jay, (Fairfield) Daily Republic, Choir enthusiasm

3rd - Nate Chute, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat, Hulk mud run

Portrait:

1st - David Bitton, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat, Dylan Cranford painted

2nd - Chris Riley, (Vallejo) Times Herald, Portrait of Pawni Gir

3rd - Randall Benton, Sacramento Bee, Composite of solar eclipse over Mt Shasta

Picture Story:

1st - David Bitton, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat, Special prom

2nd - David Bitton, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat, Funeral for U.S. Army Spc. Chase Marta

3rd - Renée C. Byer, Sacramento Bee, School lockdown

 

Judges were the photo staff of Arizona Daily Star.

 

Nate Chute, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat - 140

David Bitton, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat - 95

Susan Tripp Pollard, Bay Area News Group - 85

David Royal, Monterey County Herald - 80

Chris Riley, (Vallejo) Times Herald - 75

Jose Carlos Fajardo, Bay Area News Group - 75

Renée C. Byer, Sacramento Bee - 55

Rick Roach, The (Vacaville) Reporter - 45

Kent Porter, The (Santa Rosa) Press Democrat - 40

Michael McCollum, The (Stockton) Record - 40

Randall Benton, Sacramento Bee - 40

Conner Jay, (Fairfield) Daily Republic - 35

Doug Duran, Bay Area News Group - 35

Elijah Nouvelage, San Francisco State University - 35

Gregory Urquiaga, freelance - 35

Joel Rosenbaum, The (Vacaville) Reporter - 25

Shmuel Thaler, Santa Cruz Sentinel - 25

Travis Geske, The Salinas Californian - 25

Paul Kitagaki Jr., Sacramento Bee - 20

Clifford Oto, The (Stockton) Record - 15

Charles Russo, Half Moon Bay Review - 10

Gary Reyes, San Jose Mercury News - 10

Scott MacDonald, freelance - 10

Jane Tyska, Oakland Tribune - 5

Robinson Kuntz, (Fairfield) Daily Republic - 5

March 2012 Clip Contest Winners

MARCH 2012 SFBAPPA Monthly Digital Clip Contest Winners:

Spot News:

1st - Chris Riley, (Vallejo) Times Herald, Hands up through the sunroof

2nd - Travis Geske, The Salinas Californian, Lake Street fire

3rd - Joel Rosenbaum, The (Vacaville) Reporter, Car crash through home

General News:

1st - Elijah Nouvelage, San Francisco State University, Paying final respects

2nd - Nate Chute, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat, Embrace with dog

3rd - Kent Porter, The (Santa Rosa) Press Democrat, Louis J. Foppiano funeral

Feature:

1st - David Royal, Monterey County Herald, Mud run scream

2nd - Kent Porter, The (Santa Rosa) Press Democrat, Kenwood Elementary School principal

3rd - Elijah Nouvelage, San Francisco State University, Waiting and drawing

Sports:

1st - David Royal, Monterey County Herald, The final mud pit

2nd - Jose Carlos Fajardo, Bay Area News Group, Bishop O'Dowd's fourth win

3rd - Nate Chute, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat, Strikeout

Humor:

1st - Clifford Oto, The (Stockton) Record, Tug-of-war with dog

2nd - Rick Roach, The (Vacaville) Reporter, Turkey’s reflection

3rd - Susan Tripp Pollard, Bay Area News Group, Mayor Taylor dressed as a turkey

Portrait:

1st - Nate Chute, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat, Soccer Player of the Year

2nd - Joel Rosenbaum, The (Vacaville) Reporter, Portrait of Don Potter
3rd - Chris Riley, (Vallejo) Times Herald, Portrait of Carlitos Medrano

Picture Story:

1st - Travis Geske, The Salinas Californian, Big Sur Mud Run

2nd - Susan Tripp Pollard, Bay Area News Group, St. Mary’s basketball

3rd - David Royal, Monterey County Herald, Mud Run

 

Judges were the photo staff of the Tulsa World.

 

Susan Tripp Pollard, Bay Area News Group - 70

Jose Carlos Fajardo, Bay Area News Group - 60

Chris Riley, (Vallejo) Times Herald - 60

Nate Chute, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat - 55

David Royal, Monterey County Herald - 45

Renée C. Byer, Sacramento Bee - 45

Elijah Nouvelage, San Francisco State University - 35

Randall Benton, Sacramento Bee - 35

Rick Roach, The (Vacaville) Reporter - 35

Kent Porter, The (Santa Rosa) Press Democrat - 30

Michael McCollum, The (Stockton) Record - 30

Gregory Urquiaga, freelance - 25

Travis Geske, The Salinas Californian - 25

Clifford Oto, The (Stockton) Record - 15

David Bitton, (Marysville) Appeal-Democrat - 15

Doug Duran, Bay Area News Group - 15

Joel Rosenbaum, The (Vacaville) Reporter - 15

Charles Russo, Half Moon Bay Review - 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