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Open Up The Oval
11/21/2013 // DURHAM, NC (November 21, 2013) – If the NSA happens to have been listening to photojournalists’ cell phones recently, which isn’t all that far fetched given the news of late, they could have picked up on a lot of chatter about how we haven’t had any...
Boston Police Backlash Against Recorded Phone Call To Face Test
11/13/2013 // DURHAM, NC (November 13, 2013) – Last August a Boston police officer aggressively confronted a man who was recording law enforcement on a public street. Tomorrow, a judge will decide whether to continue the case against a journalism student charged...
Canadian Photographers Now Own Their Own Copyright
11/11/2013 // DURHAM, NC (November 11, 2013) – A major copyright reform bill that passed into a law a year ago and took effect today in Canada assures Canadian photographers that they officially own the copyright to all of their photographs, regardless of whether...
Sara Lewkowicz Wins College Photographer Of The Year
11/08/2013 // COLUMBIA, MO (November 8, 2013) – The 68th College Photographer of the Year is Sara Naomi Lewkowicz of Ohio University. Lewkowicz’s work was awarded Gold in the Portfolio category as well as in the Documentary and Spot News categories.Carolyn Van...
Photo Journal: Dennis Dimick, An Environmental Portrait
11/04/2013 // DURHAM, NC (November 4, 2013) – In the next installment of Jim Colton's NPPA Photo Journal he talks with National Geographic's Dennis Dimick, NPPA's 2013 Joseph A. Sprague Memorial Award winner, about Dimick's long career with Geographic, the...
Times Herald-Record Lays Off Four NPPA Photographers
11/01/2013 // By Donald R. WinslowMIDDLETOWN, NY (November 1, 2013) – The trick-or-treat front page photograph this morning by staff photographer Tom Bushey may well be the last staff photo readers will see in the Times Herald-Record. Why? Because this morning...
Mid Sweden University Calls For 2014 Photojournalism Masters Students
11/01/2013 //  SUNDSVALL, Sweden – The International Masters of Arts in Photojournalism program at Mid Sweden University (Mittuniversitetet) in Sundsvall has issued a Call For Applications for students who would like to begin their studies in the Fall of 2014.The...
NPPA Elections Open For 2014 Board And Regional Seats
11/01/2013 // DURHAM, NC (November 1, 2013) – The election for two seats on the National Press Photographers Association's board of directors and Chair seats in odd numbered Regions is now open, and voting will remain open for NPPA members through November 30,...
News Photographer Magazine, NPPA, Represented By The Townsend Group
10/31/2013 // DURHAM, NC (October 31, 2013) – Beginning immediately, News Photographer magazine and the National Press Photographers Association are once again represented by The Townsend Group of Bethesda, MD, for print advertising and Web site advertising sales...
Announcing The 2014 Alexia Foundation Grant Call for Entries
10/30/2013 // SYRACUSE, NY (October 30, 2013) – The Alexia Foundation is pleased to announce that it will begin accepting applications for its 2014 Professional and Student Grants starting November 15, 2013. The deadline for submissions for the Professional Grant...

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