News Archive

Announcing The NPPF Michel du Cille Fellowships
11/10/2015 // ATHENS, GA (November 10, 2015) – Today the Michel du Cille Fellowships to support visual journalism were announced by the National Press Photographers Foundation at the conclusion of their annual board of directors meeting.The Michel du Cille...
Monthly Clip Contest Overhauled; New System Now Live
11/06/2015 // This week, NPPA launched a new Monthly Clip Contest entry and judging system in the hope and expectation of making the process easier and faster for members.“We have for the past two years been struggling with a system that was often breaking, and...
Significant Layoffs At National Geographic Magazine
11/03/2015 // By Donald R. WinslowWASHINGTON, DC (November 3, 2015) – In the opening days of the month when National Geographic magazine is scheduled to be turned over to 21st Century Fox, the magazine's employees were told to stand by their phones to wait for...
2016 NPPA Board and Regional Elections Now Open
11/01/2015 // ATHENS, GA (November 15, 2015) - Elections for two seats on NPPA's Board of Directors, as well as Regional Chair positions in all regions have opened and will run through November 30, 2015.All NPPA members should vote in the Board...
Symposium Addresses World Press Controversies, Other Ethical Issues
10/29/2015 // ATHENS, GA (October 29, 2015) - Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism hosted a photojournalism ethics symposium titled “Image Truth/Story Truth” on Friday, October 16, in New York City. The daylong conference largely arose as a result...
Thoughts on our code of ethics
10/29/2015 // All NPPA members agree to abide by the association’s Code of Ethics as a condition of being a member. The association’s bylaws state that, “Every member in NPPA is required to endorse the Code of Ethics.” The purpose of the code is to help guide...
Guidebook to Provide Advice on Applying Ethics Code
10/29/2015 // John Long, a past NPPA Ethics Committee Chair who helped write revisions to the association’s Code of Ethics, is working on a book designed to help people apply the code in their day-to-day professional lives.NPPA’s code is aspirational. Long...
Ethical Decision-Making in an Instant
10/29/2015 // The theme of TEDx Talk in Carmel, Indiana was things that happen when we least expect them. One speaker was Steve Raymer, a member of the NPPA ethics committee, a former National Geographic staff photographer, and a professor of journalism at...
NPPA Unveils New More Affordable Member Options
10/29/2015 // At NPPA, we know these are challenging times for visual journalists. While you're motivated by your passion for storytelling, the economic realities can be difficult.  You depend on NPPA for the resources and connections that help keep you...
Mark Your Calendars for NPPA's 2016 Training Programs
10/29/2015 //  2016 is fast approaching, don't forget to mark your calendars for NPPA's full slate of educational events. Learn from and network with some of the best in visual journalism! Visit our training page for more details.

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