Join us June 14-15, 2019 in Atlanta, GA for the Best of Photojournalism Awards and Speaker Series Sponsored by Sony featuring some this year's winners. The event will take place at the The Atlanta Journal-Constitution and Atlanta Marriott Perimeter Center.
The event will begin at 1pm Friday June 14th at the Atlanta Journal-Constitution in the big board room. The awards ceremony will take place later that evening at the Atlanta Marriott Perimeter Center where a buffet will be served along with the award presentations.
Registration for this event has closed.
Event Attendees $20
Student Attendees $10
Airport: Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson Airport
* MARTA Red Line stop is available at the airport and is a 40min trip into Atlanta
Event Location: Atlanta Journal Constitution - Board Room, 223 Perimeter Center Pkwy, Atlanta, GA 30346
Hotel: Atlanta Marriott Perimeter Center, 246 Perimeter Center Parkway, Atlanta 30346. The hotel will host the awards ceremony and buffet dinner on the night of June 14th. The hotel rate for the event is $129 per night.
1-2pm - Photographer of The Year, Chip Somodevilla
2-3pm - Magazine Picture Editor of the Year, Kurt Mutchler
3:30-4:30pm - Large Team Online Video Documentary and Online Video Portfolio Winner, Univision w/Almudena Toral
4:30-5:30pm - Online Video Editor of the Year, Brian Kaufman
Awards Dinner – 7-10PM
9:30-10:30am - Cliff Edom New America Award Winner, Mary F. Calvert
10:30-11:30am - POY Finalist and 1st Place News and Issues Story, Marcus Yam
Mary Calvert, Freelance, Cliff Edom New America Award
Chip Somodevilla, Getty, Photographer of The Year
Kurt Mutchler, National Geographic, Magazine Editor of the Year
Almudena Toral, Univision News Digital, Online Video Storytelling Portfolio
Marcus Yam, The LA Times, News Story Winner & POY Finalist
Brian Kaufman, Detriot Free Press, Online Video Editor of the Year