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2016 Atlanta Photojournalism Awards

View the award-winning photos on Spotlight, the AP Images blog

General News Singles 

Second Place - Dar Yasin
Honorable Mention - Emilio Morenatti
Honorable Mention - Daniel Ochoa de Olza 

Spot News Singles

Honorable Mention - Ben Curtis

Feature Singles

First Place - Daniel Ochoa de Olza
Second Place - Daniel Ochoa de Olza
Honorable Mention - Ebrahim Noroozi
Honorable Mention - Muhammed Muheisen

Sports Feature Singles

Second Place - Maye-E Wong
Honorable Mention - Dieu Nalio Chery

Sports Action Singles

Honorable Mention - Mark J. Terrill 

Elections Singles

Honorable Mention - Mark J. Terrill

Olympics Singles

Third Place - Maye-E Wong
Honorable Mention - Jae C. Hong

Sports Picture Story

First Place - David Goldman

Chris Hondros Memorial International News Story

Second Place - Dieu Nalio Chery
Third Place - Ben Curtis

News Picture Story

Second Place - Felipe Dana
Third Place - Petros Giannakouris
Honorable Mention - David Goldman




2016 Pictures of the Year International

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Spot News Single

Second Place - Peter Dejong

General News Single

Third Place - Jerome Delay

Exodus Single

Award of Excellence - Petros Giannakouris

Sports Feature Single 

Award of Excellence - Gregory Bull

Portrait Series

Award of Excellence - Felipe Dana

Sports Picture Story

Second Place - Daniel Ochoa de Olza

News Picture Story

Award of Excellence - Santi Palacios




2015 Atlanta Photojournalism Awards

View the award-winning photos on Spotlight, the AP Images blog

Spot News Singles

Honorable Mention – David Goldman

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An elderly woman walks on a destroyed bridge on the road to the airport which was the scene of heavy fighting, on her way to retrieve belongings from her home in Donetsk, Ukraine, March 1, 2015. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

General News Singles

First Place – Vadim Ghirda
Second Place – Patrick Semansky
Honorable Mention – Alvaro Barrientos

Feature Singles

Second Place – Mukhtar Khan

Portrait/Personality Singles

First Place – Daniel Ochoa de Olza

Sports Feature Singles

First Place – Matthias Schrader

Sports Picture Story

First Place – Andres Kudacki

Feature Picture Story/Essay

Third Place – Maye Wong
Honorable Mention – Andres Kudacki

Chris Hondros Memorial International News Story

Second Place – Vadim Ghirda
Third Place – Jerome Delay

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Refugees and migrants cover themselves with thermal blankets after their arrival on a dinghy from the Turkish coast to the village of Skala Sykaminias on the northeastern Greek island of Lesbos on Oct. 23, 2015. (AP Photo/Santi Palacios)

News Picture Story

First Place – Santi Palacios
Honorable Mention – Patrick Semansky




2015 Pictures of the Year International

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General News Single

First Place - Evgeniy Maloltka
Award of Excellence - Sergei Grits
Award of Excellence - Jerome Delay
Award of Excellence - Santi Palacios

Sports Action Single

Award of Excellence - Daniel Ochoa de Olza




2015 National Headliner Awards

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Spot News Photography

Second Place - Efrem Lukatsky
Third Place - Khalil Hamra 

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In this Jan. 24, 2014 photo, Afghan refugee girl, laiba Hazrat, 6, poses for a picture while playing with other children in a slum on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen)

Sports Photography

First Place - Natacha Pisarenko
Third Place - Julie Jacobson

Photo essay/story

Second Place - Khalil Hamra

Portrait

First Place - Maye-E Wong
Second Place - Muhammed Muheisen




2015 National Press Photographers Association

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Pictorial

First Place - Oded Balilty

Portrait Series

Third Place - Muhammed Muheisen

General News Single

Honorable Mention - Sergei Grits

International News Single

Honorable Mention - Jerome Delay
Honorable Mention - Hussein Malla

Environmental Picture Story

Honorable Mention - Rodrigo Abd

Sports Feature Single

Honorable Mention - Daniel Ochoa de Olza 

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A woman cries as she recovers from severe injuries after the Syrian army shelled her house in Idlib, northern Syria, March 10, 2012. This image was one in a series of 20 by AP photographers that won the 2013 Pulitzer Prize in Breaking News Photography. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)




2014 World Press Photo

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Observed Portraits

First Place, Singles - Markus Schreiber




2013 Pulitzer Award

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Breaking News Photography 


Rodrigo Abd, Manu Brabo, Narciso Contreras, Khalil Hamra and Muhammed Muheisen

 

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