2009

WNPA Member Pics: Convention 2010


2009 Multimedia Contest Results

This year’s multimedia judges Andy Alfaro (SacBee.com), Emily Rasinski (St. Louis Post-Dispatch), and Chuck Fadely (Miami Herald) have announced their decisions on our multimedia contest… view the winnings projects below… Audio Slideshow: 1st – Evan Siegle – Green Bay Press-Gazette – Favre 2nd – Gary Porter – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel – High Octane Nostalgia 3rd […]


E. Jason Wambsgans, Chicago Tribune, 3rd POY judge

E. Jason Wambsgans, Chicago Tribune, 3rd POY judge

E. Jason Wambsgans of the Chicago Tribune is the Wisconsin News Photographers Association’s third POY judge, joining Kevin Miyazaki of Redux, and retired Milwaukee Journal Sentinel photographer Erv Gebhard on the panel which meets Friday, March 12, 2010, at the Journal Sentinel. Wambsgans also plans to show a selection of multimedia projects during Saturday’s convention. […]


2009 College POY Winners List and Gallery

Jeff Schorfheide of the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Badger Herald is the 2009 WNPA Student Photographer of the Year. Results are below from the WNPA 2009 Student POY Contest judging at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Thursday, March 11, 2010. Judges were Mary Catanese (Mt. Mary College, formerly of CNI Newspapers), Evan Siegle (Green Bay Press-Gazette), Kristyna Wentz-Graff […]


2009 POY Winners List and Gallery

Kristyna Wentz-Graff of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel is WNPA’s 2009 Photographer of the Year. The judging, conducted at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Friday, March 12, 2010. The judges were: Kevin Miyazaki (Redux), Erv Gebhard (Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, retired), E. Jason Wambsgans (Chicago Tribune). Winning Images Gallery Feature (70 entries) 1st- Kristyna Wentz-Graff- Solstice 2nd- Michael […]


REPLAY: WNPA 2009 POY and Student POY judging webcast

Watch a replay of the webcast of the professional contest judging in the window below. To see the student POY judging, or watch any of the student or pro categories individually, at your own pace, and in your preferred order, go to the <a href=”http://www.livestream.com/wnpa/folder”>on-demand page</a>. <br /> <br />  <div align=”center”><object classid=”clsid:D27CDB6E-AE6D-11cf-96B8-444553540000″ codebase=”http://download.macromedia.com/pub/shockwave/cabs/flash/swflash.cab#version=6,0,29,0″ width=”0″ […]


Multimedia POY Contest judging in progress

Multimedia POY Contest judging in progress

Judging for the 2009 Multimedia POY Contest is under way. This year there are 6 slideshow entries and 13 video entries. We plan to announce and show the winners at the this year’s convention at Hotel Metro in Milwaukee on Saturday, March 13, 2010. Judging the contest are: Chuck Fadely is a visual journalist for […]


Convention 2010: Official Details

Official Schedule Thursday, March 11, 2010 9:00 a.m. – Student POY Judging (LIVE WEBCAST) Friday, March 12, 2010 9:00 a.m. – WNPA POY Judging (LIVE WEBCAST) TBD – Social gathering (Details pending) Saturday, March 13, 2010 8:00 a.m. – Breakfast/Registration 9:00 a.m. – Speaker: Kevin Miyazaki, Redux 10:00 a.m. – Multimedia Workshop 11:00 a.m. – […]


WNPA Pictures of the Year 2009

WNPA Pictures of the Year 2009

See Wisconsin News Photographers Assocation’s Pictures of the Year 2009 here. Best of Show KRISTYNA WENTZ-GRAFF MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL Benjamin Picciolo, 4, holds a candle as he awaits the sunrise on the shores of Lake Michigan to celebrate the first day of winter, December 21, 2009. Monday is the winter solstice, marking the longest night […]


2009 Slideshow Entries

Watch all the entered multimedia pieces in this year’s multimedia contest. Judges have entered their comments on the winners and categories in general. Andy Alfaro is “2009mmjudge_1”, Chuck Fadely is “2009mmjudge_2”, and Emily Rasinski is “2009mmjudge_3.” Slideshow Entries: Entry 1: Behind the Scenes: The Heidi Chronicles http://www.marquette.edu/slideshows/2009/theatre/ Entry 2: Triumph Over Tragedy http://tinyurl.com/ydhmnst Entry 3: […]


2009 Video Entries

Watch all the entered multimedia pieces in this year’s multimedia contest. Judges have entered their comments on the winners and categories in general. Andy Alfaro is “2009mmjudge_1”, Chuck Fadely is “2009mmjudge_2”, and Emily Rasinski is “2009mmjudge_3.” Video Entries: Entry 1: Special Olympics Power Lifter http://tinyurl.com/yabhqdn NOTE TO JUDGES ON THIS ENTRY: Video player throws unnecessary […]


Student POY judges announced

The 2009 Student POY Contest will be judged at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Thursday, March 11, 2010. Judging the contest will be: –Kristyna Wentz-Graff, photojournalist, Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel –Evan Siegle, photojournalist, Green Bay Press-Gazette –Mary Catanese, photography instructor, Mt. Mary College (former photojournalist, CNI Newspapers) Also, retired Journal-Sentinel photographer Erv Gebhard joins the professional POY […]


2009 POY CONTEST – RULES AND FORMS

It’s time, once again, for professional and student photographers from across Wisconsin to enter their best images from 2009 in the 2009 WNPA POY Contest. Entries, which can be submitted electronically or by mail, must be received by Friday, Feb. 19, 2010 at 5 p.m. The contest will be judged with the annual convention in […]