Conventions

2015 Photographer of the Year results

2015 Photographer of the Year results

John Hart– Wisconsin State Journal – 30 Points Evan Siegle– Green Bay Press-Gazette- 19 Points Mark Kauzlarich– Freelance- 14 Points William Glasheen– Post-Crescent Media- 11 Points Dan Powers– Post- Crescent Media- 10 Points John Ehlke– Daily News in West Bend- 10 Points Lauren Justice– Freelance- 9 Points Kyle Bursaw– Green Bay Press-Gazette- 8 Points Marisa Wojcik– Eau Claire Leader-Telegram- 7 Points Gary […]


2015 Multimedia results

2015 Multimedia results

1)Alzheimers- Dan Powers/ Post-Crescent Media https://vimeo.com/115351827 2) Sudden Freedom- Kyle Bursaw/ Green Bay Press-Gazette 3) Homeless- Marisa Wojcik– Eau Claire Leader-Telegram http://photo403.wix.com/homeless#!videos/crjv Honorable Mention  Madisyn Schwanke; Alopecia Areata- John Ehlke/ The Daily News in West Bend. http://www.gmtoday.com/video2/cat_schools/madisyn-schwanke-alopecia-areata.asp  


2015 Portfolio results

2015 Portfolio results

1)Evan Siegle– Green Bay Press-Gazette 2) Mark Kauzlarich/ Freelance 3) John Hart/ Wisconsin State Journal Honorable Mention Ron Page/ Post-Crescent Media  


2015 News Photo Story results

2015 News Photo Story results

1)When you Enter into a City- Mark Kauzlarich/ Freelance 2) New Smiles- Evan Siegle/ Green Bay Press Gazette 3) Midwest Unrest- Ben Brewer/ Freelance Honorable Mentions Iowa, A Crowded Field- Mark Kauzlarich/ Reuters Right- Ben Brewer/ Freelance    


2015 Feature News Story results

2015 Feature News Story results

1) Miss GBA- Kyle Bursaw/ Press-Gazette Media 2) Room to Grow- Marisa Wojcik/ Eau Claire Leader-Telegram 3) Pig Rassle- Wm. Glasheen/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin


2015 Sports Photo Story

2015 Sports Photo Story

1) Sturgeon Spearfishing – Lauren Justice for The New York Times   2) Green Bay Packers- Evan Siegle/ Green Bay Press-Gazette 3) Support Team- John Hart/ Wisconsin State Journal Honorable Mentions The Birthplace of Professional Hockey- Lauren Justice for the New York Times Rodeo- Ron Page– Post-Crescent Media


2015 Illustration results

2015 Illustration results

1) Spa- John Hart/ Wisconsin State Journal 2) Buca’s- Todd Ponath/ Lake Country Now 3) Mauve- Todd Ponath/ Lake Country Now


2015 Pictorial results

2015 Pictorial results

1)Firefly- John Hart/ Wisconsin State Journal 2) Balloons- John Hart/ Wisconsin State Journal 3) Silhouetted Dancers- Jim Koepnick/Oshkosh Northwestern Honorable Mentions  Orfordville- Terry Mayer  Air Show- Wm. Glasheen/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin Spring Thaw- John Hart/ Wisconsin State Journal Inflight- Dan Powers/Post-Crescent Media Storm- Terry Mayer  


2015 Portrait results

2015 Portrait results

1)Athlete- Evan Siegle/ Green Bay Press-Gazette 2) Bettyville- Mark Kauzlarich/ The New York Times 3) Bob and Bertha- Lauren Justice for The New York Times Honorable Mentions  New Mission- Wm. Glasheen/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin Lookin’ Good- Jim Koepnick/ Oshkosh Northwestern


2015 Sports Feature results

2015 Sports Feature results

1)Close Safe- John Hart/ Wisconsin State Journal 2) Champion Tears- Evan Siegle/ Green Bay Press-Gazette 3) Last Second Loss- John Hart/ Wisconsin State Journal Honorable Mentions Clofax Football- Marisa Wojcik/ Eau Claire Leader-Telegram Dejection- Evan Siegle/ Green Bay Press-Gazette Right Back- Ron Page/Post-Crescent Media Group Hug in Triumph- Mary Langenfeld Fan Appreciation- Wm. Glasheen/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin Team Huddle- Danny Damiani/ Post-Crescent Media Game […]


2015 Sports Action results

2015 Sports Action results

1)  Last Effort- John Ehlke/ Daily News in West Bend 2) Shot on Goal- Dan Powers/ Post-Crescent Media 3) Goal Kicking- Gary C. Klein/ Sheboygan Press Media Honorable Mentions Safe!- Mark Kauzlarich/ The New York Times Snapped Dreams- Marisa Wojcik/ Eau Claire Leader-Telegram Untitled- Dan Powers / Post-Crescent Media Big Bend- Wm. Glasheen/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin Pesky Fly- John Hart/ Wisconsin State Journal […]


2015 Feature Photo results

2015 Feature Photo results

1) Homecoming Dance- Gary C. Klein/ Sheboygan Press Media 2) Final Kiss- John Hart/ Wisconsin State Journal 3) Pinewood Derby- Lauren Justice/ The New York Times Honorable Mentions Footprints- Evan Siegle/Green Bay Press-Gazette Cool Down- Kyle Bursaw/ Green Bay Press-Gazette Good Job- Ron Page/ Post-Crescent Media    


2015 Spot News Results

2015 Spot News Results

1) Lullaby- John Ehlke / Daily News in West Bend 3) Frigid Fire- Wm. Glasheen/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin 3) Shocked- Wm. Glasheen/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin


2015 General News Results

2015 General News Results

General New 1)Referendum Celebration- Shot by Dan Reiland /Eau Claire Leader-Telegram 2) Police Shooting- Shot by John Hart/ Wisconsin State Journal        3) Longshot- shot by Mark Kauzlarich/Reuters   Honorable Mentions: Marriage Denial- Shot by Wm. Glasheen/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin Silencing Ramos- Shot by Ben Brewer/ Freelance Homeless Memorial- Shot by John Hart/ Wisconsin State Journal Veterans Day- […]


2016 WNPA Convention

2016 WNPA Convention

  Hello Everyone, Here is the information regarding the 2016 WNPA convention in Madison. When: Friday, April 29 and Saturday, April 30. Where: The Health Science Learning Center on the campus of the University of Wisconsin in Madison. Health Sciences Learning Center 750 Highland Ave. Madison, WI 53705 http://www.med.wisc.edu/facilities/hslc/health-sciences-learning-center/980 Who: Speakers Brian Peterson of the Minneapolis […]


WNPA Speakers

WNPA Speakers

Ben Garvin Ben Garvin is an Emmy Award-winning multimedia photojournalist for KARE11 News. He’s been named Journalist of the Year by the Minnesota Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists, photographer of the year by the Minnesota News Photographers Association and his work on assignment for the New York Times was included in the paper’s Pulitzer Prize-winning […]


2014 Convention and Trade Show – Madison

2014 Convention and Trade Show – Madison

Please plan to join us for the Wisconsin News Photographers Association’s 2014 Convention and Trade Show at the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Health Sciences Learning Center (HSLC) Atrium and Room 1335 (map) on Saturday, April 26, 2014. A presentation by acclaimed portrait photographer and lighting master Gregory Heisler is being made possible by the generosity of the […]


Gregory Heisler to speak at WNPA 2014 Convention

Through the generous support of Canon’s Explorers of Light Program, Gregory Heisler (website), a master of portraiture and lighting who has photographed more than 70 covers for TIME magazine (among many other publications) will join us at the Wisconsin News Photographers Association’s 2014 Annual Convention. He will speak between 12-2 p.m. on Saturday, April 26, […]


WNPA 2014 Convention to be in Madison, April 25-26

The Wisconsin News Photographers Association is proud to announce the 2014 Convention will be held in Madison at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, Friday, April 25th, and Saturday, April 26th, 2014. Most convention programming will occur on Saturday, with the professional division of the POY contest being judged live on Friday. The student […]


Stay tuned for 2014 Convention news

WNPA’s convention committee has been hard at work finalizing venue arrangements for our 2014 Annual Convention in Madison in late April. In the meantime, stay tuned to our Facebook group and Twitter feed (or simply follow us @WNPA).


Editorial: WNPA’s fate is in the hands of its members

An opinion piece by Michael P. King, WNPA Secretary and Contest Coordinator UPDATE 1/15/2013: View volunteer opportunities here! As a member of the Wisconsin News Photographers Association or the Wisconsin photojournalism community, you need to know that all is not well with our organization. You need to know that – without intervention – the organization […]


2012 Convention a boom, not a bust

2012 Convention a boom, not a bust

More than 90 photojournalists, students, and enthusiasts converged on Milwaukee’s Hotel Metro on Saturday, May 12 for the Wisconsin News Photographers Association’s 2012 Convention, an 80% increase in attendance from the previous year. Eric Seals of the Detroit Free Press, Erin Trieb of VII, Canon Explorer of Light Damian Strohmeyer of Sports Illustrated, and Mickey […]


Sherman Gessert awarded Dumke

Sherman Gessert awarded Dumke

In front of almost 100 members of the Wisconsin News Photographers Association at their 2012 Convention, retired Milwaukee Sentinel Director of Photography Sherman Gessert, accepted the 2012 Robert H. Dumke Award. “Seeing the crowd in the gallery standing and applauding an old guy like me was an experience I will never forget,” Gessert later said. “I’ve […]


Contest judging details

We welcome and highly encourage in-person attendance at our open judging sessions. Please enter the Journal Sentinel building at the north entrance along West State Street. You will check in with security as a visitor. Lunch and refreshments are not provided. Student POY Judging Thursday, May 10, 2012 – 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Milwaukee […]