OPC Awards Past Recipients
** The OPC President's Award is an appointed award and is identified in the calendar year it was bestowed.
* award category has been retired
|Year||Award||Award Recipient(s)||As appeared in/on||Honored for||Narrative|
|2012||06 Feature Photography Award||Feature Photography Award||Oded Balilty||Associated Press||An Ultra Orthodox Wedding||
Beautiful, painterly pictures that hit all the right visual notes. Great photography executed brilliantly that shows not...Read more...
|2013||06 Feature Photography Award||Feature Photography Award||Marcus Bleasdale||VII for National Geographic||The Last of the Viking Whalers||
Completely original photographic...Read more...
|2012||07 The Lowell Thomas Award||Best radio news or interpretation of international affairs.||Brian Reed, Habiba Nosheen, Sebastian Rotella, Ana Arana||WBEZ’s This American Life, ProPublica and Fundacion MEPI||What Happened at Dos Erres||
The judges were riveted as they listened to this compelling and beautifully narrated story of recent events and the...Read more...
|2013||07 The Lowell Thomas Award||Best radio news or interpretation of international affairs.||Leila Fadel||National Public Radio||Egypt: A Tumultuous Year||
Leila Fadel draws listeners in with...Read more...
|2012||08 The David Kaplan Award||Best TV spot news reporting from abroad.||Anonymous CNN Correspondent and Photojournalist, Tamara Hunt, Tony Maddox, Parisa Khosravi, Deborah Rayner and the CNN International Newsgathering Staff||CNN||Damascus Undercover||
CNN’s harrowing reporting from Damascus represents true bravery in the face of danger. The reporter and crew, unable to...Read more...
|2013||08 The David Kaplan Award||Best TV spot news reporting from abroad.||Charlie D’Agata, Patricia Shevlin, Heather Abbott, Randall Joyce, Haithem Moussa, Alex Ortiz||CBS Evening News||Crackdown in Cairo||
Correspondent Charlie D’Agata and producer Randall Joyce risked their lives reporting on what was to become one of the...Read more...
|2012||09 The Edward R Murrow Award||Best TV interpretation or documentary on international affairs.||Scott Pelley, Jeff Fager, Bill Owens, Henry Schuster||CBS News – 60 Minutes||Killing Bin Laden||
Since the 9/11 attacks on the United States, the hunt for Osama bin Laden has been central to the battle against...Read more...
|2013||09 The Edward R Murrow Award||Best TV interpretation or documentary on international affairs.||Ric Esther Bienstock, Felix Golubev, Simcha Jacobovici, Sheila Nevins, Nancy Abraham||Associated Producers Ltd. for HBO Documentary Films||Tales from the Organ Trade||
In the finest tradition of Edward R. Murrow,...Read more...
|2012||10 The Ed Cunningham Award||Best magazine reporting from abroad.||Russ Rymer with photographer Lynn Johnson||National Geographic Magazine||Vanishing Languages||
“When small communities abandon their languages and switch to English or Spanish, there is a massive disruption in the...Read more...
|2013||10 The Ed Cunningham Award||Best magazine reporting from abroad.||Rowan Jacobsen||Harper’s Magazine||The Homeless Herd: An Indian Village Battles an Elephant Invasion||
Rowan Jacobsen’s beautifully crafted story about a herd of...Read more...