The purpose of this award is to showcase quality photography or artwork. The award is judged solely on the quality of artwork, without regard to circulation or category. The rules for entering this category follow the general entry rules of the Keystone Press Awards contest. The following also apply:
- The contest is open to individual photographers or artists only; no team entries. Winner will receive a personalized award.
- Entries must include three pieces of work, and may include various types of work.
- Work that has been entered in any other category (photo, page design, etc.) is acceptable.
- Any type of artwork may be entered, including those not listed in the entry categories.
Congratulations to the winners of the 2016 Distinguished Visual Awards!
1st place - Justin Merriman, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
2nd place - Daniel Marsula, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette