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Change in Best of Photojournalism: Video Contest Announcement Procedure
03/12/2015 // This year the winners of the major awards of the NPPA Best of Photojournalism: Video contest will be announced in a new and exciting way. These include the NPPA Editor of the Year, Judges’ Choice Award...
Troilo's "Dark Heart Of Europe" Was Awarded, Then Disqualified In POYi
03/09/2015 // By Donald R. WinslowATHENS, GA (March 9, 2015) – Pictures of the Year International director Rick Shaw today confirmed that Italian photographer Giovanni Troilo's "The Dark Heart Of Europe" essay, entered in the 72nd Pictures of the...
Special Ethics Session Added To NPPA Northern Short Course
03/06/2015 // ATHENS, GA (March 6, 2015) – In light of recent events concerning the practice of Ethics in photojournalism, NPPA's leaders have decided to add a special session on the issue at the NPPA Northern Short Course.The Ethics program will be on Friday,...
NPPA Executive Selected As Association Management Profession Fellow
03/06/2015 // ATHENS, GA (March 6, 2015) – The American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) announced today that Charles W. L. (“Chip”) Deale, executive director of the National Press Photographers Association, has been selected as an ASAE Fellow. He becomes...
NSC/ WPOW Happy Hour at the NSC
03/05/2015 // The Northern Short Course is pleased to partner with WPOW (Women Photojournalists of Washington) for their March Monthly Happy Hour Thursday March 12th 6-9pm at the Nova Bar inside the atrium of the Hyatt Fairfax This event is open to all visual...
With New Evidence, World Press Photo Revokes Controversial Award
03/04/2015 // By Donald R. WinslowATHENS, GA (March 4, 2015) – The leaders of World Press Photo just announced that based on new evidence, they have revoked the controversial First Place award given to Italian photographer Giovanni Troilo for his...
Patti (Patricia Darlene) Skorupa, 61
03/03/2015 // FREMONT, CA (March 3, 2015) – Patti (Patricia Darlene) Skorupa, 61, of Fremont, CA, known throughout the Bay Area and the nation for her deep dedication and unfailing love of raising and training Flat-Coated Retrievers, died March 2, 2015 in...
The NSC Board Announces the Michel du Cille Memorial Scholarship Fund
03/02/2015 // NPPA’s Northern Short Course is establishing a scholarship fund to commemorate the life of photojournalist Michel du Cille. The Jamaican-born American photojournalist and winner of three Pulitzer Prizes during his career at The Miami Herald and The...
World Press Photo Issues Clarification Statement On Controversial Award
03/02/2015 // ATHENS, GA (March 2, 2015) – After World Press Photo released a statement yesterday in which it stood by the First Place Contemporary Issue Story award given to photographer Giovanni Troilo for a controversial set of photographs called "The Dark...
World Press Photo Stands By Controversial Award
03/01/2015 // AMSTERDAM (March 1, 2015) – In the aftermath of a written complaint by the mayor of Charleroi, World Press Photo conducted an investigation into the photographs of Italian photographer Giovanni Troilo, which were just recently awarded First Place in...

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