News Archive

NPPA Cannot Support Orphan Works Legislation
05/07/2008 // DURHAM, NC – Today the National Press Photographers Association sent a letter to Congressman Howard L. Berman (D-CA) , chairman of the House Committee on the Judiciary, stating NPPA's objections to the "Orphan Works...
Convergence '08: CNN's Mark Biello A Keynote Speaker
05/05/2008 // By Julie E. WashingtonNEW ORLEANS, LA – CNN war correspondent Mark Biello – veteran of hurricanes, political campaigns and bloody conflicts in remote parts of the globe – was uncharacteristically...
Pierre and Alexandra Boulat Grant Announced
05/01/2008 //  NEW YORK, NY – The Pierre and Alexandra Boulat Association has been established and a reception tonight in Brooklyn will mark its launch, the VII agency has...
Online Voting Now Open For Regions 1 & 9
05/01/2008 // DURHAM, NC  – Online voting is now open for Regional officers in NPPA's Regions 1 and 9. Eligible voters can now cast their ballot here through the end of the month.Regions 1 and 9 will vote online to elect a Director (who serves on the NPPA’s board...
New AP Photo Exhibit Of American Presidents Opens in NYC, DC
04/29/2008 //  NEW YORK, NY – A new photographic exhibit of more than 80 historical images from the Associated Press called "The American President" opened simultaneously this week in New York and Washington, and on May 9 the show travels to the E.W. Scripps...
Convergence '08: Getty Images' John Moore A Keynote Speaker
04/28/2008 // Line-up also includes Kinsey Wilson, Michel du Cille, Denny Simmons, Scott Jenson, and Mark Biello DURHAM, NC – The National Press Photographers Association is pleased to announce...
Orphan Works Bills Introduced In Senate, House
04/25/2008 // WASHINGTON, DC – Two different versions of an Orphan Works bill were introduced this week in the House and Senate, and while some believe they are improvements over the Orphan Works legislation that died in committee in 2006, others think that...
Photojournalist John Moore Wins Robert Capa Gold Medal
04/24/2008 //  By Donald R. Winslow© 2008 News Photographer magazine NEW YORK, NY – Tonight senior staff photojournalist John B. Moore of Getty Images is being presented with the prestigious Robert Capa Gold Medal...
Apply For Magnum Photos's $5K Inge Morath Prize
04/22/2008 //  NEW YORK, NY  – The April 30 deadline to apply for Magnum Photos's fifth annual Inge Morath Prize is fast approaching.The $5,000 prize is awarded to a woman photographer under the age of 30 to assist in the...
Get Excited: It's The Greatest Week In Visual Journalism
04/21/2008 // NPPA executive director Jim Straight has written an open letter to the membership:Dear Members,Are you all excited for the greatest week in Visual Journalism? I am, and let me tell you why: During the last week in May three of the biggest events in...

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