Judges awarded a silver medal to USA Today for its entry “Ghost Factories: Smelting and Lead Contamination” in the use of multimedia category.
Here’s what the judges had to say:
“If you keep drilling down into the story, it’s impossible to find the limits to the depth of the reporting.”
“The presentation is so smart; it begs you to engage with it.”
(Kyle Ellis is a designer for CNN Digital in Atlanta and digital director for the Society for News Design.)