National Pictures of the Year (NPOY) Winners

2016

 

Photojournalist Of The Year:

Photograph Of The Year:

Student Photographer Of The Year:

Eastern Clip Contest Winner:

Western Clip Contest Winner:

Spot News:

General News:

Feature:

Social Issues:

Portrait / Personality:

Pictorial:

Sports Action:

Sports Feature:

Picture Story News:

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Single Multimedia:

Team Multimedia:

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2015

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Photojournalist Of The Year: Melissa Renwick / Toronto Star

Photograph Of The Year: Craig Glover / The London Free Press

Student Photographer Of The Year: Jesse Winter / Carleton University

Eastern Clip Contest Winner: Mark Blinch / Independent

Western Clip Contest Winner: Darryl Dyck / Independent

Spot News: Craig Glover / The London Free Press

General News: Amber Bracken / for the Edmonton Journal

Feature: Annie Sakkab / Independent

Social Issues: Rafal Gerszak / Boreal Collective

Portrait / Personality: Marta Iwanek / Toronto Star

Pictorial: David Bloom / Postmedia

Sports Action: Jason Franson / The Canadian Press

Sports Feature: Carlos Osorio / Toronto Star

Picture Story: Melissa Renwick / Toronto Star

Single Multimedia: Marta Iwanek / Toronto Star

Team Multimedia: Brent Foster, Preston Kanak, Peter Schnobb and Tammy Foster / Foster Visuals

 


2014

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Photojournalist Of The Year: Nathan Denette / The Canadian Press

Photograph Of The Year: Michelle Siu / Independent

Student Photographer Of The Year: Annie Sakkab / Loyalist College

Eastern Clip Contest Winner: Mark Blinch / Independent

Western Clip Contest Winner: Darryl Dyck / Independent

Spot News: Wayne Cuddington / Ottawa Citizen

General News: Nathan Denette / The Canadian Press

Feature: Peter Power / Independent

Social Issues: Tim Smith / Brandon Sun

Portrait / Personality: Michelle Siu / Independent

Pictorial: Daniel Hayduk / AFP

Sports Action: Mark Blinch / for Reuters

Sports Feature: Vaughn Ridley / for Getty Images

Picture Story: Michelle Siu / Independent

Single Multimedia: Melissa Tait / Winnipeg Free Press

Team Multimedia: Brent Foster, Tammy Foster, Gerald Mabee / Foster Visuals

 


2013

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Photojournalist Of The Year: John Lehmann / The Globe and Mail

Photograph Of The Year: Jordan Verlage / for The Canadian Press

Student Photographer Of The Year: Hannah Yoon

Eastern Clip Contest Winner: Mark Blinch / Freelance

Western Clip Contest Winner: Darryl Dyck / for The Canadian Press

Spot News: Jordan Verlage / for The Canadian Press

General News: John Lehmann / The Globe and Mail

Feature: Ruth Bonneville / Winnipeg Free Press

Social Issues: Kevin Van Paassen / The Globe and Mail

Portrait / Personality: Darren Calabrese / National Post

Pictorial: Tim Smith / Brandon Sun

Sports Action: Jonathan Hayward / The Canadian Press

Sports Feature: Peter Power / The Globe and Mail

Picture Story: Michelle Siu / Freelance

Single Multimedia: Taehoon Kim / Freelance

Team Multimedia: Joe Bryksa and Melissa Tait / Winnipeg Free Press

 


2012

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Photojournalist Of The Year: John Lehmann / The Globe and Mail

Photograph Of The Year: David Bloom / Edmonton Sun

Student Photographer Of The Year: Justin Tang / Loyalist College

Eastern Clip Contest Winner: Mark Blinch / Reuters

Western Clip Contest Winner: John Lehmann / The Globe and Mail

Spot News: Christinne Muschi / Reuters

General News: Deborah Baic / The Globe and Mail

Feature: Tyler Anderson / National Post

Social Issues: David Bloom / Edmonton Sun

Portrait / Personality: Chris Young / The Canadian Press

Pictorial: Chris Pike / The National

Sports Action: Mark Blinch / Reuters

Sports Feature: John Lehmann / The Globe and Mail

Picture Story: Ben Nelms / Canadian Geographic / Reuters

Single Multimedia: Patrick Callbeck / Freelance

Team Multimedia: Ruth Bonneville and Melissa Tait / Winnipeg Free Press

 


2011

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Photojournalist Of The Year: Steve Russell / Toronto Star

Photograph Of The Year: Jason Payne / The Province & Vancouver Sun

Student Photographer Of The Year: Chloë Ellingson / Loyalist College

Eastern Clip Contest Winner: Mark Blinch / Reuters

Western Clip Contest Winner: John Lehmann / The Globe and Mail

Spot News: Jason Payne / The Province & Vancouver Sun

General News: Benoît Gariépy / Le Journal de Quebec

Feature: Carlos Osorio / Toronto Star

Social Issues: Moe Doiron / The Globe and Mail

Portrait / Personality: John Lehmann / The Globe and Mail

Pictorial: Todd Korol / Reuters

Sports Action: Steve Russell / Toronto Star

Sports Feature: Nathan Denette / The Canadian Press

Picture Story: Jason Payne / The Province & Vancouver Sun

Single Multimedia: Mark Blinch / Reuters

Team Multimedia: Eric Wynne, photography; Jayson Taylor, producer; Patricia Brooks-Arenburg, reporting; Randy Jones, editor / The Halifax Chronicle

 


2010

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Photojournalist Of The Year: Tyler Anderson / National Post

Photograph Of The Year: Tim Smith / Brandon Sun

Student Photographer Of The Year: Galit Rodan / Loyalist College

Eastern Clip Contest Winner: Mark Blinch / Reuters

Western Clip Contest Winner: Darryl Dyck / The Canadian Press

Spot News: Eduardo De Oliveira / Independent Photojournalist

General News: John Lehmann / The Globe And Mail

Feature: Tim Smith / Brandon Sun

Social Issues: Jimmy Jeong / Independent Photojournalist

Portrait / Personality: Tim Smith / Brandon Sun

Pictorial: Tim Smith / Brandon Sun

Sports Action: Mathieu Belanger / Reuters

Sports Feature: John Lehmann / The Globe And Mail

Picture Story: Peter Power / The Globe And Mail

Olympic Action: Wendell Phillips / Independent Photojournalist

Olympic Feature: Harrison Ha / Sing Tao Daily

Single Multimedia: Bernard Weil / Toronto Star

Team Multimedia: Ryan Jackson, Ben Gelinas / Edmonton Journal

 


2009

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Photojournalist Of The Year: Andy Clark / Reuters

Photograph Of The Year: Rafal Gerszak / Aurora Photos

Student Photographer Of The Year: Cole Burston / Loyalist College

Eastern Clip Contest Winner: Tyler Anderson / National Post

Western Clip Contest Winner: Darryl Dyck / The Canadian Press

Spot News: Steve Russell / Toronto Star

General News: Rafal Gerszak / Aurora Photos

Feature: Leah Hennel / Calgary Herald

Social Issues: Wayne Glowacki / Winnipeg Free Press

Portrait / Personality: Christopher Pike / Independent Photojournalist

Pictorial: Mark Blinch / Reuters

Sports Action: Mike Cassese / Reuters

Sports Feature: Jonathan Hayward / The Canadian Press

Picture Story: Philip Cheung / The National

Single Multimedia: Peter Power / The Globe And Mail

Team Multimedia: Pawel Dwulit, Scott Simmie, Randy Risling, Isabel Teotonio / Toronto Star

 


2008

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Photojournalist Of The Year: Louie Palu / Zuma Press

Photograph Of The Year: Darren Calabrese / Independent Photojournalist

Student Photographer Of The Year: John Hanley / Loyalist College

Eastern Clip Contest Winner: Tyler Anderson / National Post

Western Clip Contest Winner: Darryl Dyck / Independent Photojournalist

Spot News: Benoît Gariépy / Le Media Matin Quebec

General News: March Blinch / Reuters

Feature: Andy Clark / Reuters

Social Issues: Darren Calabrese / Independent Photojournalist

Portrait / Personality: Jennifer Roberts / The Globe and Mail

Pictorial: Mathieu Belanger / Reuters

Sports Action: Shaun Best / Reuters

Sports Feature: Jason Franson / Edmonton Sun

Picture Story: Rafal Gerszak / Aurora Photos

Single Multimedia: Bernard Weil / Toronto Star

Team Multimedia: Lucas Oleniuk, photography; Michelle Shepard, writing; Randy Risling, editing. / Toronto Star

 


2007

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Photojournalist Of The Year: Bernard Brault / La Presse

Photograph Of The Year: Bernard Brault / La Presse

Student Photographer Of The Year: Aaron Vincent Elkaim / Loyalist College

Eastern Clip Contest Winner: Derek Ruttan / London Free Press

Western Clip Contest Winner: Darryl Dyck / Edmonton Sun

Spot News: David Chidley / The Canadian Press

General News: Ryan Taplin / The Halifax Daily News

Feature: Jason Franson / Edmonton Sun

Portrait / Personality: Bernard Brault / La Presse

Pictorial: Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press

Sports Action: Ryan Pfeiffer / Cornwall Standard-Freeholder

Sports Feature: Jason Kryk / Windsor Star

Picture Story: John Lehmann / The Globe And Mail

Multimedia: Peter Power, Jayson Taylor / The Globe And Mail