KENT, Ohio - Blade photographer Andy Morrison took two first-place awards yesterday in the Ohio News Photographers Association's 2004 competition.
Mr. Morrison won both the "Enterprise Feature" and the "General News" categories. He also received an Award of Excellence in the "Sports Picture Story" category.
Other Blade photographers honored were Lisa Dutton, third place for "Sports Action"; and Jeremy Wadsworth and David Zapotosky, winning Awards of Excellence in the "General News" and "Sports Feature" categories respectively.
One hundred thirteen photographers from across the state submitted 1,703 entries in the 54th annual news photography contest, judged at Kent State University.