POY RJI | Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute

Category: Daily Life

First Place

Demetrius Freeman / Freelance
“Little Sun Girls”

Second Place

Qiang Li / Freelance
“Orphan Monks in Myanmar”

Third Place

Søren Bidstrup / Berlingske
“USA 6”

Award of Excellence

Stephanie Keith / Reuters
“Sacred Lakota Ride”

Award of Excellence

Maya Alleruzzo / Associated Press
“Message from Dad”

Award of Excellence

Amnon Gutman / Freelance
“To Be At Peace”

Award of Excellence: Maya Alleruzzo, Associated Press

Award of Excellence

“Message from Dad”

In this May 29, 2018, photo, children of death row prisoner Ismail Saleh listen to a message he recorded for them at their home in Mosul, Iraq. “I don't even know if any of my children know that I have been sentenced to death,” he said.