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Anderson, Hicks, Byer, Byun Win Top POYi Honors
03/06/2007 // COLUMBIA, MO–Christopher Anderson of Magnum Photos has been picked as Magazine Photographer of the Year, and Tyler Hicks of The New York Times has been named Newspaper Photographer...
Former Star Photographer Killed In Head-On Florida Crash
03/06/2007 // BRADENTON, FL –A two-vehicle Saturday night crash in Florida left a former Indianapolis Star newspaper photographer dead and a local high school football player seriously injured.Police in Palmetto, FL, say that Kimberly Susan (Travis)...
Solo Video Journalist, News Feature, & Deadline News BOP TV Winners Picked
03/06/2007 //  ST. PETERSBURG, FL – Best Of Photojournalism 2007 judges picked winners today in the Television division categories of Solo Video Journalist, News Feature (Editors) and News Feature (Photographers), Under Deadline Spot News, Under Deadline /...
Jack Zibluk Elected NPPA Vice President
03/06/2007 // DURHAM, NC – NPPA national secretary Sean D. Elliot announced today that the special election to replace the organization’s vice president is complete and the board of directors’ votes have been counted and certified.Jack...
More Attempts By Athletic Associations To Curtail Photo Coverage
03/05/2007 // By Mickey H. Osterreicher, Esq.BUFFALO, NY – An email from NPPA member Mark Hertzberg, director of photography for The Journal-Times in in Racine, WI, in early January began a discussion about a...
Judges Pick Winners In Best Of Photojournalism 2007 Web Video Photo Categories
03/05/2007 // ST. PETERSBURG, FL – Judging started today in the first of four divisions of the National Press Photographers Association’s Best Of Photojournalism 2007 competition as television judges began picking winners in the new Web Video Photography...
Courier & Press Editor J. Bruce Baumann Retires
03/05/2007 // By Charlene Tolbert The Evansville Courier & PressEVANSVILLE, IN– J. Bruce Baumann, editor of the Courier & Press, is retiring effective March 31.Baumann, a former newspaper photojournalist and picture...
Best Of Photojournalism 2007 Judges Pick Web Video Editing Winners
03/05/2007 //  ST. PETERSBURG, FL – Today judges in the Best Of Photojournalism 2007 competition’s Television division picked winners in the new Web Feature Editing and Web 48-Hour Editing categories at The Poynter Institute for Media Studies in St. Petersburg....
KGAN-TV Photographer Fired For Urinating In Cemetery, Covering Funeral
03/05/2007 // DES MOINES, IOWA - Veteran television photographer Gerry Edwards of KGAN-TV in Center Rapids, Iowa, has been fired for urinating in a cemetery while covering the funeral of an Iowa soldier killed in Iraq, The Des...
TV Photojournalist "Lucky To Be Alive"
03/04/2007 //  DES MOINES, IOWA– KCCI-TV photojournalist and NPPA member Chris Mackey is “lucky to be alive,” according to the critical care nurses taking care of him today at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines.“They say they’re...

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