POY RJI | Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute

Category: Daily Life Picture Story

First Place

Rodrigo Abd / Associated Press
“Fishing in Oil”

Second Place

Axelle de Russé / Freelance
“The longest night”

Third Place

Christian Bobst / Freelance
“The Sufi Brotherhoods of Senegal”

Award of Excellence

Aristide Economopoulos / NJ Advance Media
“Coney Island — NYC’s Summer Playground”

Award of Excellence

Carlos Folgoso / Freelance
“The Shining Land”

Award of Excellence

Mads Nissen / Politiken
“Planting Seeds in Peaceful Soil”

Award of Excellence

Eduardo Soteras / Agence France-Presse
“Ethiopian Orthodox Christmas”

Award of Excellence

“Coney Island — NYC’s Summer Playground”

A group of athletes work-out on the bars while on the Coney Island beach at the start of summer on Memorial Day in Brooklyn, New York, USA. The work-out bars on the beach are free for the community to use and are a destination for many. The New York City Parks Department hosts in August a yearly calisthenics competition at the bars drawing contestants from across the nation. Monday May 27, 2019.