Sunday, October 30, 2011

January clip contest results arrive - Finally

The very long awaited January still clip contest results have finally arrived from the judges and been forwarded to the winners.

The point standings and image galleries have been updated on the ONPA website.

Top 10 standings

1st - Kyle Robertson, The Columbus Dispatch - 396
2nd - Lisa Dejong, The Plain Dealer - 356
3rd - Jonathan Quilter, The Columbus Dispatch - 326
- Marshall Gorby, Springfield News-Sun - 326
5th - Neal Lauron, The Columbus Dispatch - 306
6th - Chris Russell, The Columbus Dispatch -284
7th - Bill Lackey, Springfield News-Sun - 256
8th - Jeff Hinckley, The Columbus Dispatch - 250
9th - Eric Albrecht, The Columbus Dispatch - 236
10th - Patti Schaeffer, The (Lisbon) Morning Journal- 230
- Fred Squillante, The Columbus Dispatch - 230

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Ed Reinke dies after being injured at Kentucky Speedway

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Ed Reinke, an award-winning Associated Press photographer who traveled worldwide and was known for his striking pictures of Kentucky news and sporting events, has died following an injury, according to his family. He was 60.

Reinke began his career at the Cincinnati Enquirer and was the director of photography there after leaving the paper to work for the AP in Cincinnati and Washington D.C..

AP story

NPPA news story:

A "To Ed Reinke" group on Facebook shares the thoughts of many of his friends and colleagues.

John Flavell shares his thoughts in a column in today's (Ashland, KY) Independent.