POY

2006 Convention: Let the entries begin

It’s time for the 2006 WNPA college and professional POY contesst. Not much is new with this year’s contest. We are using the same digital contest system that we used over the past several years. The only difference is that all captioning and file information is to be done in IPTC Info in Photo Mechanic. […]


2004 College POY Winners Gallery

Derek Montgomery of the Badger Herald won this year’s College Photographer of the Year competition. View Winners Gallery


2004 POY Winners Gallery

David Joles of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, won the 2004 contest for the third time in four years. View Winners Gallery


2004 POY Winners List

David Joles of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, won the 2004 contest for the third time in four years. SPOT NEWS First Place – Dan Powers, Post Crescent Second Place – John Maniaci, Wisconsin State Journal Third Place – Steve Kinderman, Leader Telegram Honorable Mention – Kristyna Wentz-Graff, Post-Crescent GENERAL NEWS First Place – Craig Schreiner, […]


2004 College POY Winners List

Derek Montgomery of the Badger Herald won this year’s College Photographer of the Year competition. SPOT NEWS First Place – Derek Montgomery, Badger Herald Second Place – Derek Montgomery, Badger Herald Third Place – Erin Brethauer, Marquette Tribune Honorable Mention – Jon Woods, Western Kentucky Honorable Mention – Mark Hemauer, Winona State University GENERAL NEWS […]


Not everyone can be a winner

Not everyone can be a winner

Here is a collection of images from the 2004 WNPA Photographer of the Year contest. Some of the best work won awards at the end of the year, while others simply did not. Sometimes, it’s in the eye of the beholder at each contest. One day it’s you, another, it’s somebody else. Here are some […]


2003 POY Winners Gallery

The Wisconsin News Photographers Association has named Elizabeth Flores of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel as Wisconsin Newspaper Photographer of the Year at its annual photo contest and convention in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Saturday, February 28, 2004. View Winners Gallery


2003 College POY Winners Gallery

The Wisconsin News Photographers Association has named Matthew Kutz, student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and photographer at the Daily Cardinal, as Student Photographer of the Year at its annual photo contest and convention in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Saturday, February 28, 2004. View Winners Gallery


2003 POY Winners List

The Wisconsin News Photographers Association has named Elizabeth Flores of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel as Wisconsin Newspaper Photographer of the Year at its annual photo contest and convention in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Saturday, February 28, 2004. WNPA 2003 POY Winners List Spot News 1. John Maniaci Wisconsin State Journal 2. Dale Guldan Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 3. […]


2003 College POY Winners List

The Wisconsin News Photographers Association has named Matthew Kutz, student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and photographer at the Daily Cardinal, as Student Photographer of the Year at its annual photo contest and convention in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Saturday, February 28, 2004. Student Winners List Spot News 1. Ben Smidt, Badger Herald 2. Nathan Pier, The […]


2002 POY Winners Gallery

The Wisconsin News Photographers Association has named David Joles of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel as Wisconsin Newspaper Photographer of the Year at its annual photo contest and convention in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Saturday, March 29, 2003. It is Joles’ third consecutive win. Stephanie Judge, of Patuxent Publishing, was named Student Photographer of the Year. View the […]


2002 POY Winners List

The Wisconsin News Photographers Association has named David Joles of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel as Wisconsin Newspaper Photographer of the Year at its annual photo contest and convention in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Saturday, March 29, 2003. It is Joles’ third consecutive win. Joles, 39, considers working as a newspaper photographer to be a great privilege. He […]


2002 College POY Winners List

Student Winners List Stephanie Judge, of Patuxent Publishing, was named Student Photographer of the Year. Spot News 1. Christian Stanley, Madison Area Technical College 2. Nathan Pier, The Badger Herald 3. Christian Stanley, Madison Area Technical College General News 1. Stephanie Judge, Patuxent Publishing 2. Matt Schwenke, UW-LaCrosse 3. Matthew Resenhoeft, UW-Eau Claire HM. Erik […]


2001 POY Winners Gallery

David Joles of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel wins his second consecutive Photographer of the Year competition. Rick Wood, also of the Journal Sentinel, wins best of show with his coverage of the World Trade Center destruction in New York City on September 11, 2001. Scott Anderson of the UW-Madison Daily Cardinal student newspaper, wins his […]


2001 POY Winners List

David Joles of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel wins his second consecutive Photographer of the Year competition. Rick Wood, also of the Journal Sentinel, wins best of show with his coverage of the World Trade Center destruction in New York City on September 11, 2001. 1. Spot News – Erwin Gebhard – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 2. […]


2001 College POY Winners List

Scott Anderson of the UW-Madison Daily Cardinal student newspaper, wins his second consecutive College Photographer of the Year competition. Here are the first-place winners as recorded in March, 2002. Student 1. Portfolio Scott Anderson The Daily Cardinal Student 1. Spot News Scott Anderson The Daily Cardinal Student 1. General News Scott Anderson The Daily Cardinal […]


2000 POY Winners Gallery

David Joles of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel wins the 2000 WNPA Photographer of the Year contest. Scott Anderson of the UW-Madison Daily Cardinal student newspaper wins the College Photographer of the Year contest. View Winners Gallery


2000 POY Winners List

David Joles of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel wins the 2000 WNPA Photographer of the Year contest. Scott Anderson of the UW-Madison Daily Cardinal student newspaper wins the College Photographer of the Year contest. PORTFOLIO First Place – Erwin Gebhard, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Second Place – David Joles, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Third Place – Gary Porter, […]