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Barbara Davidson Named 2014 POYi Newspaper Photographer of the Year

Posted by on Tuesday February 11, 2014 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Photojournalism

Los Angeles Times photographer Barbara Davidson has won Newspaper Photographer of the Year honors in the 2014 Pictures of the Year International (POYi) competition, contest organizers announced this afternoon. “[T]he judges noted a strong balance of powerful aesthetic with solid journalistic content” in Davidson’s portfolio, POYi organizers said in a prepared statement. Her portfolio included... More

POYi Posts Winning Entries for Its Newspaper Division Contest (And PDN Names the Photographers)

Posted by on Tuesday February 11, 2014 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Photojournalism

  Taslima Akhter of Bangladesh has won first prize in Spot News category of the Newspaper Division in the Picture of the Year International (POYi) competition, and Niclas Hammarström has won top prize for the General News category. POYi organizers have not yet announced the names of the winners, pending completion of judging in all... More