1995 Winners

Below is a list of the winners from the Atlanta Photojournalism Seminar's 1995 photo contest.

Best In Show

  • Mary Gardella, The Patriot-News, Harrisburg, Pa.

Best Portfolio

  • First Place — Peggy Peattie, The (Columbia, S.C.) State
  • HM — Mark Mirko, The Palm Beach Post

Student Portfolio

  • First place — Patrick Witty, Western Kentucky University
  • Second place — Chris Stanford, Western Kentucky University
  • Third place — Huy Nguyen, University of Texas/Austin
  • HM — Missy Bello, University of North Carolina — Chapel Hill
  • HM — Wendy Yang, University of North Carolina — Chapel Hill
  • HM — Stefanie Boyar, Western Kentucky University

Georgia Portfolio

  • Carol Cleere, The Augusta Chronicle

Spot News

  • First Place — Lannis Waters, The Palm Beach Post
  • Second place — Jim Hudelson, The Times, Shreveport, La.
  • Third place — Scott Panella, Western Kentucky University
  • HM — Scott Wiseman, The Palm Beach Post
  • HM — Caroline E. Couig, The Palm Beach Post

General News

  • First place — John Beale, Pittsburgh Post—Gazette
  • Second place — Patrick Farrell, The Miami Herald
  • Third place — J. Albert Diaz, The Miami Herald
  • HM — J. Albert Diaz, The Miami Herald
  • HM — Roger W. Winstead, The News & Observer, Raleigh, N.C.
  • HM — Swayne B. Hall, Fayetteville (N.C.) Observer-Times

Features

  • First place — Mary Gardella, The Patriot—News, Harrisburg, Pa.
  • Second place — Nuri Vallbona, The Miami Herald
  • Third place — Cathy Seith, The Herald Sun, Durham, N.C.
  • HM — Nuri Vallbona, The Miami Herald
  • HM — L.E. Baskow, Rockford (IL) Register Star
  • HM — Lelen Bourgoignie, University of Miami

Sports Action

  • First place — Eliot Schechter, Sun Sentinel, Ft. Lauderdale
  • Second place — J. Albert Diaz, The Miami Herald
  • Third place — Carol Cleere, The Augusta (Ga.) Chronicle
  • HM — Alan Spearman, University of Georgia
  • HM — Gary Allen, News & Observer, Raleigh, N.C.
  • HM — Jim Hudelson, The Times, Shreveport, La.

Sports Feature

  • First place — Allan Detrich, Toledo Blade
  • Second place — J. Albert Diaz, The Miami Herald
  • Third place — Aristide Economopoulos, Journal Tribune, Biddeford, Maine
  • HM — Gary Allen, News & Observer, Raleigh, N.C.
  • HM — Scott Panella, Western Kentucky University
  • HM — Peggy Peattie, The State, Columbia, S.C.

Portrait Personality

  • First place — Eric Seals, The State, Columbia, S.C.
  • Second place — Joey Ivansco, The Atlanta Journal—Constitution
  • Third place — Mike Stocker, The Miami Herald
  • HM — Vicki Cronis, Virginian-Pilot, Norfolk
  • HM — Lelen Bourgoignie, University of Miami

Pictorial

  • First place — Greg Lovett, The Palm Beach Post
  • Second place — Bill Steber, The Tennessean
  • Third place — Joe Burbank, The Orlando Sentinel
  • HM — Craig Fritz, Western Kentucky University
  • HM — Lisa DeJong, Muskegon (Mich.) Chronicle
  • HM — Greg Lovett, The Palm Beach Post

Product Illustration

  • First place — Joey Ivansco, The Atlanta Journal—Constitution
  • Second place — Pamela Miller, The Daily Press, Newport News, Va.
  • HM — Renee Ittner-McManus, The State, Columbia, S.C.
  • HM — Swayne B. Hall, Fayetteville (N.C.) Observer—Times

Issue Illustration

  • First place — Joseph Trotz, The Augusta (Ga.) Chronicle
  • Second place — Joseph Trotz, The Augusta (Ga.) Chronicle
  • HM — Eric Parsons, San Bernardino County (Calif.) Sun

Feature Picture Story

  • First place — Mary Gardella, The Patriot—News, Harrisburg, Pa.
  • Second place — Mark Mirko, The Palm Beach Post
  • Third place (tie) — Cathy Seith, The Herald Sun, Durham, N.C.
  • Third place (tie) — Maurice Rivenbark, St. Petersburg Times
  • HM — Jared Lazarus, Fayetteville Observer-Times

News Picture Story

  • First place — Patrick Farrell, The Miami Herald
  • Second place — Mary Gardella, The Patriot News, Harrisburg, Pa.
  • HM — Chris Stanford, Western Kentucky University
  • HM — Charles Bertram, The Lexington (Ky.) Herald-Leader

Sports Picture Story

  • HM — J. Albert Diaz, The Miami Herald
  • HM — Emily Kelsey, The Miami Herald
  • HM — Allen Eyestone, The Palm Beach Post