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World Press Photo Verifies Paul Hansen's Winning Picture
05/14/2013 // AMSTERDAM (May 14, 2013) – World Press Photo has just released a statement confirming the integrity of Paul Hansen's winning photograph. "Following recent discussion and speculation in the media about the photograph by Paul Hansen, selected as World...
NPPA, Media Groups, Oppose Beyoncé Tour Guidelines
05/14/2013 // DURHAM, NC (May 14, 2013) – On behalf of 19 media organizations the National Press Photographers Association has objected to Beyoncé's 2013 World Tour Guidelines for photography and television. NPPA voiced its concerns in a letter from NPPA's...
Des Moines Register Editor Rick Green Appointed To NPPA's Board
05/13/2013 // DURHAM, NC (May 13, 2013) – Rick Green, the editor and vice president of news for The Des Moines Register, has been appointed to the board of directors of the National Press Photographers Association, NPPA president Mike Borland announced today."...
Memorial Service Planned For Photojournalist David Repp
05/10/2013 // BLOOMINGTON, IN (May 9, 2013) – Carl David Repp, 76, died April 29, 2013 in Chico, CA. An award-winning photojournalist, Repp was a mentor to generations of photojournalism students in the Indiana University School of Journalism at Bloomington.A...
Rich Clarkson's "American West" Book Wins Top Honors
05/08/2013 // DENVER, CO (May 8, 2013) – A book featuring the National Geographic's photographs of the American west produced by Rich Clarkson and Associates of Denver has won the top award from the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City...
Photo Journal: The Perfect Portfolio
05/07/2013 // DURHAM, NC (May 7, 2013) – Perhaps the single greatest dilemma most photographers face in common is putting together a portfolio that is marketable and satisfies their "photographic soul." In this three-part NPPA Photo Journal series, Jim Colton...
"When A Child Dies" Offers Guidance To Journalists
05/07/2013 // COLLEGE PARK, MD (May 6, 2013) – When a child dies how should it be reported? Whether it's by abuse or neglect, preventable accidents, gun violence and drugs or alcohol, insensitive coverage starts a drumbeat that can lead to sensationalism or...
"In War's Wake: The Aftermath Of Iraq And Afghanistan," Featured Speaker Ashley Gilbertson
05/03/2013 // AUSTIN, TX (May 3, 2013) – "In War's Wake: The Aftermath Of Iraq And Afghanistan," and exhibition presented by The Homecoming Project, opens on Saturday, May 18 from 6 to 10pm at The Dougherty Arts Center in Austin.The exhibit chronicles the lives...
NPPA Opposes Anti-Paparazzi Statutes In California
05/03/2013 // DURHAM, NC (May 3, 2013) - In the wake of opposition from the National Press Photographers Association and other groups, the California Assembly Judiciary Committee has made both AB-1256 and AB-1356 “2-year bills.” The bills are of concern to NPPA...
Self Publishing: No Longer A Vanity Affair
04/30/2013 // By Heather GraulichThere was a time – not so very long ago – when the words “photo book” conjured images of a weighty coffee table tome, with a name like Henri Cartier-Bresson or Annie Leibovitz on the cover.Say those words now and most people...

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