Young Guns 19 Winners

A diverse group of 32 talented creatives in 14 countries and regions have been named winners in the prestigious Young Guns 19 competition, celebrating creative professionals age 30 or younger.

A program of The One Club for Creativity, the world's foremost non-profit organization recognizing creative excellence in advertising and design, Young Guns is the industry’s only global, cross-disciplinary, portfolio-based awards competition that identifies and celebrates today’s vanguard of young creatives.

This year’s entries were received from 38 countries, and judged by a diverse jury of 88 top creatives, nearly half of whom are past YG winners.

Winners will be celebrated at Sony Hall in New York City on Wednesday, November 17th.

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Emily Rhyne

Journalist, Filmmaker

Hometown: Wilson, NC
Current City: Brooklyn, NY

Emily Rhyne is an Emmy award-winning cinematographer, editor and producer at The New York Times. Before joining the Times, she worked as a video producer at The New Yorker and as an associate producer at Mashable. She interned at the Los Angeles Times and The Washington Post, and studied journalism and political science at UNC-Chapel Hill.

At the Times, Rhyne has covered a wide-variety of subject matter, including deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon, the 2021 Summer Olympics, COVID-19 intensive care units, Bob Ross' enduring legacy, immigration detention centers, and two MET Galas. Collaboration is central to her work as a filmmaker and journalist, as she works across multiple mediums.

Rhyne's work has been recognized both domestically and internationally. In 2019, Pictures of the Year International named Rhyne the Documentary Storyteller of the Year, and in 2020, 2015, and 2014, POYi recognized her portfolio with an Award of Excellence. In 2020, she won her first News and Documentary Emmy for an investigation into Bob Ross' archive of paintings. Her other works have been nominated five times. Most recently, she was awarded an Edward R. Murrow award and Front Page Award for her work covering COVID-19 in New York City.

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Where Are All the Bob Ross Paintings? We Found Them. Agency: The New York Times Client: The New York Times Category: YG19 Year: 2021
There's Nothing Adam Ondra Can't Climb, but Is an Olympic Medal Out of Reach? Agency: The New York Times Client: The New York Times Category: YG19 Year: 2021
'Lord Have Mercy': Inside One of New York's Deadliest Zip Codes Agency: The New York Times Client: The New York Times Category: YG19 Year: 2021
Inside the Fight to Save Houston’s Most Vulnerable Agency: The New York Times Client: The New York Times Category: YG19 Year: 2021
Inside Japan’s Chicano Subculture Agency: The New York Times Client: The New York Times Category: YG19 Year: 2021
How ICE's Mishandling of Covid-19 Fueled Outbreaks Around the Country Agency: The New York Times Client: The New York Times Category: YG19 Year: 2021

 

 

 

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