2011 WNPA Student POY Results

Lukas Keapproth is the 2011 WNPA Student Photographer of the Year. He was also awarded 1st Place Portfolio and Best of Show.

The 2011 Student Pictures of the Year contest was judged Thursday, May 10, 2012, at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel by Mark Hertzberg (ret.) of The (Racine) Journal Times, Ron Page of The (Appleton) Post-Crescent, and Kat Schleicher of Ellagraph Studios.

View the winning images here.

Watch category-by-category replays of the student judging here.

Official Results:

Feature (47 entries)
1st – Lukas Keapproth, Janesville Gazette – Undies
2nd – Zhao Lim, Badger Herald – LGBT
3rd – Alex Wroblewski, Milwaukee Area Technical College – Basement Scene
HM – Lorenzo Zemella, Daily Cardinal – Rail Jam
HM – Lukas Keapproth, Janesville Gazette – Strawberry
HM – Max Thomsen – Shiela

General News (25 entries)
1st – Lukas Keapproth, freelance – Snowball
2nd – Megan McCormick, Badger Herald – Barca reaction
3rd – Zhao Lim, Badger Herald – Graduation
HM – Logan Jacob, Milwaukee Area Technical College – Jets
HM – Mark Kauzlarich, Daily Cardinal – Can I Have Your Attention?

Illustration (63 entries)
1st – Jessica Monte, Milwaukee Area Technical College – Wounds
2nd – Mark Christopher Wahl, Milwaukee Area Technical College – Human Lamp
3rd – Samantha Sarver, Milwaukee Area Technical College – Disorder
HM – Amber Boll, Milwaukee Area Technical College – Plastic
HM – Joe Hudlett, Milwaukee Area Technical College – Ripe for the Cutting
HM – Mark Christopher Wahl, Milwaukee Area Technical College – Mother Nature

Pictorial (70 entries)
1st – Kristine Dombeck, Milwaukee Area Technical College – Doors
2nd – Lukas Keapproth, Janesville Gazette – Fog
3rd – Renn Kuhnen, Milwaukee Area Technical College – Concrete
HM – Jackie Haberkorn, Milwaukee Area Technical College – Eggs
HM – Jackie Haberkorn, Milwaukee Area Technical College – Guitar
HM – Lukas Keapproth, Janesville Gazette – Fair

Portrait/Personality (58 entries)
1st – Amber Boll, Milwaukee Area Technical College – Scar
2nd – Leivur Reinert Djurhuus, freelance – Roi
3rd – Logan Jacob, Milwaukee Area Technical College – Soldier
HM – Hollie Frasch, Milwaukee Area Technical College – Scout
HM – Leivur Reinert Djurhuus, freelance – Untitled
HM – Tina Klamert, Milwaukee Area Technical College – Urban

Sports Action (35 entries)
1st – Mark Kauzlarich, freelance – Coming up for Air
2nd – Molly Mullane, Marquette University – Basketball
3rd – Lorenzo Zemella, Daily Cardinal – Montee score
HM – Lorenzo Zemella, Daily Cardinal – Touchdown dive
HM – Mark Kauzlarich, Daily Cardinal – Over/Under
HM – Megan McCormick, freelance – Pole Vault

Sports Feature (21 entries)
1st – Stephanie Moebius, Badger Herald – Prince and daughter
2nd – Megan McCormick, freelance – Football practice
3rd – Zhao Lim, Badger Herald – Reaction
HM – Lorenzo Zemella, Daily Cardinal – Rushing Victory
HM – Zhao Lim, Badger Herald – Five

Spot News (10 entries)
1st – Mark Kauzlarich, Daily Cardinal – Shock and Confusion
2nd – Megan McCormick, Badger Herald – Labor Protests
3rd – Kasia Prutis, Milwaukee Area Technical College – From a Child’s Perspective
HM – Lukas Keapproth, Janesville Gazette – Storm
HM – Lukas Keapproth, Janesville Gazette – Accident
HM – Megan McCormick, Badger Herald – Capitol Climber

Feature Picture Story (4 entries)
1st – Lukas Keapproth, Janesville Gazette – Shady Hills
2nd – Lukas Keapproth, freelance – Mifflin Street

News Picture Story (7 entries)
1st – Alex Wroblewski, Milwaukee Area Technical College – State Capital Rally
2nd – Mark Kauzlarich, Daily Cardinal – Uproar
3rd – Jarob J. Ortiz, Milwaukee Area Technical College – Economy

Sports Picture Story (11 entries)
1st – Lukas Keapproth, Janesville Gazette – Deaf football
2nd – Lukas Keapproth, Janesville Gazette – Rodeo
3rd – Stephanie Moebius, Badger Herald – Brewers’ Postseason
HM – Lorenzo Zemella, Daily Cardinal – Nebraska at Wisconsin

Portfolio (7 entries)
1st – Lukas Keapproth
2nd – Megan McCormick

Best of Show (no points awarded)
Lukas Keapproth, Janesville Gazette – Undies

 

Points Totals
(singles 1st=30, 2nd=20, 3rd=10, HM=5; stories and portfolio worth double)

Lukas Keapproth 360
Megan McCormick 110
Mark Kauzlarich 110
Alex Wroblewski 70
Stephanie Moebius 50
Zhao Lim 45
Amber Boll 35
Lorenzo Zemella 35
Kristine Dombeck 30
Jessica Monte 30
Mark Christopher Wahl 25
Leivur Reinert Djurhuus 25
Jarob J. Ortiz 20
Molly Mullane 20
Logan Jacob 15
Kasia Prutis 10
Samantha Sarver 10
Renn Kuhnen 10
Jackie Haberkorn 10
Max Thomsen 5
Hollie Frasch 5
Tina Klamert 5
Joe Hudlett 5

Many thanks to the 31 Wisconsin students who entered the contest this year. Plan to enter next year and tell your friends!

BEST OF SHOW: Janesville-Parker student Joe Counter strips down to his red undies after receiving his diploma June 9, 2011. (Lukas Keapproth/Janesville Gazette)

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