Kenneth P. McLaughlin Award of Merit

The award is given to those rendering continuing outstanding service in the interests of news photography whether or not they are members of the profession. Kenneth P. McLaughlin, a photographer for the San Francisco Chronicle until his death in 1966, was the third president of the NPPA.

 

 

 

 

 

2013

Bob Corn-Revere
Robert Balin
Ronald London
Alison Schary

2012

James Estrin

2011

Rich Beckman

 

2010

Anthony Bolante

 

2009

John H. Williams

 

2008

Harry Walker
Howard Finberg

 

2007

Joe Abell

 

2006

Mickey Osterreicher
Milbert Brown
Cathaleen Curtiss
William Snyder

 

2005

David Griffin
Sydney H. Schanberg

 

2004

Monte LaOrange

 

2003

Pat Woodard
Howell Raines
Bolivar Arellano
Maggie Steber
Keven Strehle

 

2002

Kevin Johnson
Maria Mann
Joseph W. Elbert II
Kenneth F. Irby
Larry Nighswander
Thomas P. Costello II

 

2001

Nancy Andrews
Deborah Potter

 

2000

Mark Bell
Bill Kuykendall
Kim Reimland Griffis

1999

Visual Edge Team:
Kenny Irby
Steve Rice
Karl Kuntz
Jay Nolan
Mike Jenner

 

1998

Horst Faas

 

1997

Russell D. Egnor
Lois Ahlhauser
Lisa Barnes
Paul Curtis

 

1996

Dr. Peter and Aphrodite Tsairis

 

1995

Mike Zerby
Donald Winslow

 

1994

William Hodge
John Premack

 

1993

Ken Hackman
Callie Shell

 

1992

Arnold Drapkin

 

1991

Howard Finberg
John Young

 

1990

Andrew Heyward

1989

Conrad Rose

 

1988

Edward M. Fillmer
Dr. Michael Sherer

 

1987

Richard Wisdom

 

1986

Joe B. Swan
Rick Smolan

 

1985

Cal Olson
Conrad E. Rose

 

1984

William Sanders

 

1983

Al Stephenson

 

1982

Morris Berman
Lew Bush
Karen Dooks
Colburn Hvidston III
Steve Tello

 

1981

Maury A. Falstein
C. Thomas Hardin
Harvey A. Weber

 

1980

I. Wilmer Counts Jr.
J. Charles Gardner
C. James Gleason
R. Pierson Smith

1979

James Gordon
William Seymour
Robert E. Strongman

 

1978

Jim Dooley
Sheila Keyes
Richard Pruitt

 

1977

Gifford D. Hampshire
Angus McDougall

 

1976

Howard Chapnick

 

1975

Cornelius Keyes
George A. Shivers

 

1974

Michael Andersen
Barry Sweet

 

1973

Robert Grant

 

1972

Chris T. Button
Steve Fontanini

 

1971

Ned Hockman

 

1970

Tom Keane

1969

Jack Bradley
Ernie Crisp
William M. Gallagher
Alan Harkrader
Robert Quinlan

 

1968

Mike Tatem

 

1967

Howard Back
Phillips Butler
June Glenn Jr.

 

1966

Marshall A.Dussinger
Charles G. 'Pat' Hall
David Hamer

 

1965

Richard C. Clarkson
Charles, Nell Cooper
Jack Swanburg
Eugene Swierkosz

 

1964

James Bennett
Bayard Lawes
Les Swenson
Paul Threlfall

 

1963

Brooks Crummett
Russ Hamilton
John Savage
Nelson Tiffany

 

1962

Curt Armstrong
Ollie Atkins
Kirk Braun
Robert East
Charles Nichols

 

1961

James Bennett
Gerald Clarke
Lester A. Linck
Edward J. Maker

 

1960

George Smallsreed Jr.

1959

Gordon Peters
Don Swenson

 

1958

John Faber
John Reidy

 

1957

William C. Allen
Elmer Richardson

 

1956

Edgar H. Timm

 

1955

Walter Jacobus

 

1953

James Colvin
Milton Freier
James May
Arthur Scott

 

1952

Gene Abbot
Robin Garland

 

1951

Hugh Morton

 

1950

J. Winton Lemen
Don Mohler
Bates Raney