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St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Daniel Berehulak, Win Pulitzer Prizes For Photography
04/20/2015 // By Donald WinslowNEW YORK, NY (April 20, 2015) – Two enormous stories that last year captured the world's attention and firmly held it for months – the racial violence in Ferguson, MO, that followed the killing of teenager Michael Brown, and the...
Legendary TV Photojournalist Darrell Barton, 73
04/15/2015 // By Donald R. WinslowATHENS, GA (April 15, 2015) – Renowned television news photographer Darrell Barton, 73, died this morning in hospice in Oklahoma City following a brief illness.A veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, Barton was the...
Best Of Photojournalism Television Contest Announces POY Finalists, Winners
04/07/2015 // ATHENS, GA (April 9, 2015) – Judges have finished picking the Finalists for NPPA's Best Of Photojournalism Television Photography and Television Editing contests' top annual honors, as well as winners in the individual Television Photography and...
NPPA $6K Short Grant Winners Announced
04/07/2015 // By Alicia Wagner CalzadaATHENS, GA (April 7, 2015) – Today the National Press Photographers Association announced the winners of the NPPA’s Short Grants. This year’s winners are Preston Gannaway,...
Mary Cooney, Róbert Csere, Are NPPA's Picture Editors Of The Year
04/02/2015 // ATHENS, OH (April 2, 2015) – Mary Cooney of the Los Angeles Times is the National Press Photographers Association's Best Of Photojournalism 2015 Newspaper Picture Editor of the Year (Individual).And in the Magazine category, Róbert Csere of .týždeň...
"The Long Night" Wins Best Use Of Multimedia
04/01/2015 // ATHENS, OH (April 1, 2015) – "The Long Night," a collaborative documentary film by Tim Matsui and MediaStorm, was today named by judges as the Best Use Of Multimedia first place winner in NPPA's 2015 Best Of Photojournalism Multimedia contest. Set...
Jahi Chikwendiu, Jerry Wolford Win NPPA's Photojournalists Of The Year
03/31/2015 // NOTE: Winners in the Editing and the Multimedia contests will be announced Wednesday.ATHENS, OH (March 31, 2015) – Jahi Chikwendiu of The Washington Post was today named the National Press Photographers Association'...
John Moore Wins Picture Of The Year In China Contest
03/25/2015 // ATHENS, GA (March 25, 2015) – Getty Images photojournalist John Moore has won Picture of the Year in the 11th annual China International Press Photo Contest (CHIPP) contest for his image, "Ebola Overwhelms Liberian Capital."The prize includes 100,...
Heidi Levine Wins Inaugural Anja Niedringhaus Award
03/24/2015 // ATHENS, GA (March 24, 2015) – Independent photojournalist Heidi Levine has been named the inaugural winner of the Anja Niedringhaus Courage in Photojournalism Award, the International Women's Media Foundation announced this morning."Her courage and...
NPPA News Video Workshop: "It Just All Makes Sense"
03/21/2015 // By Katie SchoolovNORMAN, OK (March 21, 2015) – Six years ago, I walked into my first real job, and I sat down at my first real desk (my very own desk!), and I shook hands with my very first desk-mate. His name was Evelio Contreras – one of those...

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