The California Sunday Magazine

Douglas McGray, Editor in Chief
Leo Jung, Creative Director
Jacqueline Bates, Photography Director
June 3, August 5 and December 2
With precision of execution rather than flash, the artful magicians at The California Sunday Magazine win readers over with a quiet, understated approach.

National Geographic

Susan Goldberg, Editor in Chief
August, September and October
nationalgeographic.com/magazine
Perennially acclaimed for visual excellence in print, National Geographic is no less dynamic online, with a balanced, clean design that complements the magazine’s famous photography.

New York

Adam Moss, Editor in Chief
Tom Alberty, Director, Design
Jody Quon, Director, Photography
March 19-April 1, August 20-September 2 and October 29-November 11
nymag.com
With fresh photography and bold typography, New York illustrates the way that the marriage of design and photography can create a sensory experience.

The New York Times Magazine

Jake Silverstein, Editor in Chief
Gail Bichler, Design Director
Kathy Ryan, Director of Photography
February 4, March 11 and June 10
nytimes.com/section/magazine
Every week the design and photography team at The New York Times Magazine boldly expresses the familiar and well-earned authority of the magazine in visual form.

Wired

Nicholas Thompson, Editor in Chief
March, July and September
wired.com
Wired refuses to be boring, melding photography, illustration and typography while demonstrating consistent ambition across print and digital platforms.