The North Carolina Press Association held it's Annual Awards dinner on Thursday, Feb. 26 - Congradulations to all our alumni recognized!
Hugh Morton Photographer of the Year was awarded to RCC alumni Jerry Wolford!
This award, sponsored by The High Country Media Group, honors the late Hugh Morton, former owner of Grandfather Mountain. The award recognizes a photographer's body of work for the contest year.
Judges at the Southern Short Course in News Photography held in Charlotte, on Feb. 20 and 21st awarded second year Photojournalism student Caleb Smallwood a Honorable Mention in the Portrait/Personality category. The photograph is of David Beltran, aka Starfoxxx, a Chicago-based Dj passes time in a rustic Pontiac Trans Am, editing his tracks for his upcoming performance at the Carolina Theatre in Greensboro. Caleb was competing against professional photographers from across the country.
Multimedia Production - 30 Second Ad. Video by Lauren Litton, Amber Lemons, Paul Brothers and Philip Fleming
The first group assignment the class. The group chooses it roles: Production Director, Script Director, Director of Photography and Story Editor, and works together to create a 30 ad for the RCC Photography Department.
Randolph Community College photojournalism alumni Jerry Wolford, a photographer at the Greensboro News & Record, won the photographer of the year for the Southern Short Course in Photojournalism, a national photography contest, and was also named the North Carolina Press Photographer Association's Photographer of the Year and Sport Photographer of the Year during their annual seminar and awards meeting.
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