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NPPA's John Long To Enter Connecticut Journalism Hall Of Fame
05/16/2013 // HARTFORD, CT (May 17, 2013) – John Long, a National Press Photographers Association past president and the chairman of NPPA's Ethics and Standards Committee, will be inducted into the Connecticut Journalism Hall of Fame on May 23.Long retired from...
Multimedia Immersion, Part Two: A Week Of Collaboration
05/15/2013 // Today the students learned Final Cut Pro X. Photographs by Zixi Wu       By Bethany SwainSYRACUSE, NY (May 15, 2013) – Twelve hours into the first day, and Lori Waselchuk felt it click.“This is so great,” she said. “I’ve been...
Multimedia Immersion, Part One: A Week Of Transformation
05/15/2013 // By Darren DurlachSYRACUSE, NY (May 14, 2013) – It’s 6:30 a.m. I woke to the sound of a harpsichord on the magic rectangle next to my head: my iPhone. I intentionally chose a pleasant sounding alarm as opposed to my traditional shrill beeping because...
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...

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