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Friday Funeral In Pavia For Slain Photojournalist Andy Rochelli
05/29/2014 // By Donald R. WinslowROME (May 29, 2014) – A memorial service for the slain journalist Andrei Mironov was held Thursday night in Rome, and the funeral for Italian photojournalist Andy Rochelli will be Friday morning in his birthplace...
Italian Photojournalist Andy Rocchelli, Translator, Killed In Ukraine
05/25/2014 //  By Donald R. WinslowROME (May 25, 2014) – The Italian Foreign Ministry today confirmed that photojournalist Andy Rocchelli, 30, and his interpreter, journalist Andrei Mironov, a Russian citizen from RU Memorial, died from wounds suffered yesterday...
Electronic Photojournalism Workshop 25th Anniversary Reunion Planned
05/20/2014 // DURHAM, NC (May 20, 2014) – Twenty-five years ago John Long, Bill Hodge, and John H. Cornell Jr., who now are all former NPPA presidents, launched an important and land-breaking NPPA event at Martha's Vineyard. They called it the Electronic...
Tim Goheen Named Ohio School Of Visual Communication Director
05/15/2014 // (VisCom Press Release)ATHENS, OH (May 15, 2014) – Tim Goheen, an illustrator, designer and infographics specialist with nearly 30 years of professional experience, has been named director of the award-winning School of Visual Communication at Ohio...
NPPA's Greg Smith To Receive IPC Leadership Award
05/13/2014 // DURHAM, NC (May 13, 2014) – Greg Smith, the Business Practices Chair for the National Press Photographers Association, will be honored by the International Photographic Council (IPC) as NPPA's designated recipient of one of IPC's 2014 Leadership...
NPPA Photo Journal: Deanne Fitzmaurice, Multi-Tasker
05/12/2014 // DURHAM, NC (May 12, 2014) – In the next installment of NPPA's Photo Journal, veteran photography editor Jim Colton talks with Deanne Fitzmaurice about her life after the Pulitzer Prize, her entrepreneurial venture with husband Kurt Rogers, embracing...
Seven College Students Receive NPPF Scholarships
05/12/2014 //    DURHAM, NC (May 12, 2014) – Seven 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...
Michiel Munneke Steps Down As Director Of World Press Photo
05/09/2014 // PRESS RELEASEAMSTERDAM (May 9, 2014) – World Press Photo Supervisory Board Chairman Pieter Broertjes and Michiel Munneke announced today that Munneke will leave his position as managing director per November 1, 2014.Munneke started...
Photo Journal: Sacha Lecca & Rolling Stone
04/28/2014 // DURHAM, NC (April 28, 2014) – In the latest installment of NPPA's Photo Journal, veteran photography editor Jim Colton interviews Rolling Stone's deputy director of photography Sacha Lecca about growing up inside of the photography industry, cutting...
Gregory Heisler To Teach At Syracuse
04/25/2014 // SYRACUSE, NY (April 25, 2014) – Photographer Gregory Heisler will be joining the Multimedia Photography & Design program at the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University as a distinguished professor of photography,...

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