The judges

Martin Gee is a design supervisor at the Boston Globe where he oversees the design of the daily features section and the cover of the Sunday Magazine. Previously, Martin has worked at the San Jose Mercury News, the Chicago Tribune, The Orange Country Register and House of Blues Entertainment. He has been recognized numerous times by the Society for News Design and Print magazine. Martin studied illustration at San Jose State University.

Andrea Levy is an artist whose work continues to break new ground in visual journalism. Combining tremendous control of light and composition with on the mark conceptualization, her work elicits a wide range of reflection on any subject, at times both whimsical and profound. Her bold approach and versatility reveal a unique perspective and brave voice. The photography in Andrea\'s work is her own, enhancing this distinct signature. Andrea has been recognized by numerous professional societies, including the Society of Professional Journalists’ Sigma Delta Chi award, gold and silver medals and JSR from the Society for News Design, the National Headliner Award, the National Association of Black Journalists, as well as recognition from the National Press Photographers Association and The Associated Press.

Joe Zeff Design is known worldwide for producing print and animated imagery for publishers, agencies and brands. This blog is written by its president, Joe Zeff, a former Presentation Editor at The New York Times and Graphics Director of Time magazine. His studio has produced hundreds of major magazine covers for publications including Time, Newsweek, Sports Illustrated, Esquire and Fortune, and is currently exploring ways to create new forms of integrated content for its clients. On the web, iPhone and tablet, the company’s website is