POY RJI | Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute

Category: Daily Life

First Place

Mads Nissen / Politiken
“Caught in a land of gangs, drugs and extreme inequality”

Second Place

Jerome Delay / Associated Press
“Weeping from Ebola”

Third Place

Matthew Abbott / Freelance

Award of Excellence

Tariq Zaidi / Freelance
“Family members carry a coffin”

Award of Excellence

Anas Alkharboutli / Deutsche Presse Agentur
“Puppeteer in Syria”

Award of Excellence

Ian Willms / Panos Pictures
“Warren With Family”

Award of Excellence

Yasuyoshi Chiba / Agence France-Presse
“Our Ping-pong”

Award of Excellence

Jessica Rinaldi / Boston Globe
“Arthur C. Luf Children’s Burn Camp”

Award of Excellence: Ian Willms / Panos Pictures

Award of Excellence

“Warren With Family”

Warren John Simpson (second from right) is surrounded by friends and family as he copes with a rare form of bile duct cancer known as cholangiocarcinoma, at his home, in Fort Chipewyan AB. Cholangiocarcinoma typically impacts 1/100,000 people annually. Warren's was the sixth case in Fort Chipewyan in 15 years, a community of 1,200 people. Warren died of his illness a few hours after this photo was taken.