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First Quarter Picture Editing Contest Results Announced
06/03/2016 // The NPPA Quarterly Picture Editing Contest, which was successfully relaunched earlier this year, has posted the results for the first quarter entries. Thanks to Christine Nguyen and the folks at the North State Journal for judging. To view the...
NPPA Welcomes New Part-Time Office Assistant
05/30/2016 // ATHENS, GA (May 30, 2016) - The National Press Photographer’s Association welcomed a new part-time office assistant this week in its national headquarters at the University of Georgia’s Henry W. Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication in...
Southeast Storytelling Workshop Sells Out
05/30/2016 // ATHENS, GA (May 30, 2016) - The upcoming National Press Photographers Association’s Southeast Storytelling Workshop sold out three weeks in advance.Organizers Matt Pearl and John Kirtley said they’ve designed a workshop that appeals to the entire...
ETHICS MATTERS: A commentary from NPPA’s Ethics Committee regarding the photographs of Steve McCurry
05/25/2016 // By Steve RaymerIt has been a difficult spring for Steve McCurry, one of the most gifted and widely published photojournalists of the past 40 years. Revelations that a fine art print by the celebrated Magnum photographer and National Geographic...
Nine College Students Win NPPF Scholarships
05/25/2016 // ATHENS, GA (May 25, 2016) – Nine College students have been selected by the National Press Photographers Foundation to each receive $2,000 scholarships, professor emeritus Dr. James W. Brown of Indiana University announced. Brown is the NPPF...
NPPA Announces Member Discount for SoloFolio
05/21/2016 // ATHENS, GA (May 21, 2016) The National Press Photographers Association is now offering a member discount for SoloFolio, the only portfolio and blog platform designed specifically for visual journalists.SoloFolio was designed by a photojournalist for...
NPPA Organizes Local Meet-ups Across Regions
05/21/2016 // ATHENS, GA (May 21, 2016) National Press Photographers Association local leaders are organizing meet-ups for the NPPA members in cities across the country.One of the goals of NPPA’s national realignment last Fall was for NPPA to have more of a “...
NTIA Multistakeholder Group Agrees to Best Practices Addressing Privacy Issues Regarding use of UAS
05/19/2016 // Contact: Mickey H. Osterreicher, General Counsel, [email protected], GA (May 16, 2016) – The National Press Photographers Association (NPPA) commends the National Telecommunications & Information Administration (NTIA) staff and members of...
Re-launch of Monthly and Quarterly Clip Contests a Success
05/14/2016 // By Adrienne AndrewsATHENS, GA (May 13, 2016) –NPPA’s monthly and quarterly clip contests have re-launched with great success, and by all accounts they are running more smoothly than ever before. Moving forward now at full speed are NPPA’s Monthly...
Multimedia Immersion Workshop on the Horizon for Registered Students
05/14/2016 // By Adrienne Andrews ATHENS, GA (May 13, 2016) - Registration for the 10th annual NPPA Multimedia Immersion workshop is now closed, but the workshop’s faculty still have some last minute preparation tips for the incoming 2016 class.The workshop will...

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