Awards & Competitions

Craig Walker Wins 2011 POYi Newspaper Photographer of the Year

February 13, 2012

By David Walker

©The Denver Post/Craig Walker

Bride-to-be Anya Aiello awaits a ride from her groom after posing for photos in Denver, Colorado.

Craig Walker of The Denver Post has won the Newspaper Photographer of the Year award in the 2011 Pictures of the Year International competition. Judges cited his portfolio for a balance of esthetics and journalistic content, and noted that it included “a stunning project” on a war veteran who suffers from post traumatic stress disorder. (Walker won the 2010 Pulitzer...

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