Cover 35,000 or less


Arkansas Life, “The Long Way” by Johnny Carrol Sain, Jeff Rose, and Emma Devine

Great overall. Clean, simple, yet great package of words and image.


Yukon, North of Ordinary, “Northern Haute Couture” by Jennifer Houghton, Manu Keggenhoff, and Tara McCarthy

A contemporary classic. Beautiful photograph, strong typography choices, and compelling cover blurbs. Well done.


albemarle magazine, “Snow Days” by Michael Fitts, Alison Dickie, and Eden Weathersby

Original, quirky, great depth of field to draw the eye.

Award of Merit

Oklahoma Today, “The Food Issue” by Lori Duckworth, Steven Walker, and Nathan Gunter

This is classic magazine-making. I love the image, the font selections, and the other cover blurbs. Well done.