A record 1,389 entries encompassing more than 7000 pieces of work made up this year's Canon Media Awards nominees.
Press Photographer of the Year - Senior Stephen Parker - Daily Post, Lawrence Smith - Fairfax Media, David White - NZ Listener
Best Innovation in Multimedia Storytelling Stuff - School Report, The Press - Zone Life, Waikato Times - Our Waikato 100
Best Newsstand Magazine Home, Metro, New Zealand Geographic
Best Trade or Professional Magazine Idealog, New Zealand Doctor, Young Country
Best Investigation Martin van Beynen - The Press, Clio Francis/John Hartevelt, Andy Ball, Cameron Roberts - The Dominion Post, David Fisher - The New Zealand Herald, Phil Kitchin - The Dominion Post
The full list of finalists is available on the Canon Media Awards website in an excruciating and drop down-laden format. We've raked through the muck to organise the list below, for which surely StopPress will win next year's Best Innovation in Multimedia category.