Nominations for the 2016 National Newspaper Awards were announced today.
Unfortunately, its web site doesn't allow linking to the pages with the nominated photos. So start on this page
and click your way through to pages 5 and 6.
• Mark Blinch, Reuters: A shirtless detainee who had been protesting the not-guilty verdict of radio host Jian Ghomeshi
• Stan Behal, Toronto Sun: A grieving father whose daughter was killed in an automobile accident.
• Amber Bracken, The Globe and Mail: A man being treated with milk of magnesia after being pepper-sprayed.
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• Nathan Denette, The Canadian Press: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau waving a flag during a Pride parade.
• Jason Franson, The Canadian Press: police directing traffic at the Fort McMurray wildfires.
• Veronica Henri, Toronto Sun: Rob Ford’s eight-year-old son holding a poster in the doorway of his home.
• Lucas Oleniuk, Toronto Star: Personal triumph at the finish line of an Olympic track event.
• Darryl Dyck, The Canadian Press: The frantic hand action around a soccer ball.
• Leah Hennel, Calgary Herald: A rodeo rider being trampled into the mud.
• Dario Ayala, Montreal Gazette: A romantic moment during a heavy downpour.
• Leah Hennel, Calgary Herald: A horseback rider out on the range.
• Andrew Vaughan, The Canadian Press: A winter surfing photo.