The image is the winner of the best news photo in the California Journalism Awards contest in 2018
The Almanac newspaper had won 8 awards from CNPA (California News Publishers Association) in 2018. Natalia's eclipse event shot was one of them.
The image is the winner of the best news photo in the California Journalism Awards contest in 2019
The Mountain View Voice newspaper took top honors for in-depth reporting and public service journalism at California Journalism Awards, held in Long Beach on Saturday, May 4, 2019. Natalia Nazarova's striking image of a Google employee overcome with emotion during the Google Walkout protest was named the best news photo, and her Google Walkout online photo essay of the event took second place in the contest's new digital division.