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On eve of Instant Articles, a Q&A with Facebook’s Robyn Morris

Facebook Instant Articles is expected to go live in the next few days, a development that has the industry watching with a mix of trepidation and excitement. It might be a watershed moment for news media, or it might be an acknowledgment that the moment already has passed. As far as SND goes, it’s already […]

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+1T: Mario Garcia on smartwatch design

Of course Mario Garcia shows up in Istanbul wearing an Apple Watch. Stainless steel case, Milanese band. What else would he, the person behind 703 redesigns and original recipient of the SND Lifetime Achievement Award, be wearing? A Timex? Garcia spoke yesterday at the annual +1T Design Days conference here. Hosted by Zaman media group, […]

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Reimagining Excélsior

Excélsior burst onto the design scene with a stunning 2006 redesign that made a big impression with its inventive use of color, templating and individualized section styling. Its pages immediately took off at the SND Best of News Design competition, culminating in a World’s Best-Designed distinction in 2011. But times change, and recently Excélsior’s director […]

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Mark Edelson, picture editor of the Palm Beach (Fla.) Post, examines negatives shot by Syracuse University photojournalism students during a weekend photo workshop in Baldwinsville, N.Y. in October 2000. (photo by Christian Fuchs)

An appreciation: Mark Edelson, legendary Palm Beach Post photo editor

Chris Rukan recalls the time he spent working with Edelson.

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Winners list: 2014 Best of Digital Design competition

The Society For News Design is thrilled to announce winners from the 2014 “Best of Digital Design” competition.

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Danny DeBelius of NPR wins Gold in Individual Portfolio

Judges awarded a gold medal to Danny DeBelius of NPR for his portfolio. See his work here:

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Judges Award Amanda Cox of the New York Times a Silver Medal for Individual Portfolio

Amanda Cox has been awarded a silver medal in the Individual Portfolio category at SND Digital’s Best of News Design.

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Washington Post Wins Silver Medal In Daily Breaking News

The Washington Post won a silver medal for its “CIA Interrogation Reports.” “This really stood out for exposing the contradictions in a very clear way.”

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‘Chasing Bayla’ Wins Silver Medal For The Boston Globe

The Boston Globe has been awarded a silver medal in the Features, Single Subject category for its piece “Chasing Bayla.” Judges remarks: “What they did here, you can click over to visual view and you can read this very beautiful and complete cliff-notes to the story.” “I think it deserves a silver because of the experimentation, but I […]

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Judges Award Silver Medal To ‘Songs We Love’ Feature By NPR

NPR has been awarded a silver medal in the Features, Single Subject category for its piece “Songs We Love.”

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NPR Wins Gold Medal For ‘Demolished’ Feature

“I think one of the best things that journalists can give to the world is our editing…. This is a complicated story, but it does not seem complicated.”

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Los Angeles Times Wins Silver Medal in Features, Single Subject

“The thing we didn’t see enough of that this thing did successfully is create a community around the project… not only did they create community around it, but they tapped into that thing that makes you want to share.”

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‘Treatment Tracker’ wins silver medal for ProPublica

ProPublica has won a silver medal in the Information Graphics, Planned Coverage category for its piece “Treatment Tracker.”

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Silver Medal awarded to The New York Times For Information Graphic

It’s effective, innovative, and pushing the boundaries of aesthetic and technical proficiency.

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O Globo Wins Use of Multimedia Category Silver Medal

“You see a ton of galleries of user generated content…and it’s always presented in the same way. This way of putting it together was very clever.”

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Judges Award The Washington Post Gold Medal for ‘The N-Word’ In Use Of Multimedia

“I like everything about this: The execution, the idea. I like that it’s evolving around conversations. This seems like the right approach to talk about this subject.”

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