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Watch NPPA Best Of Photojournalism Judging Live Online
04/20/2013 // ATHENS, OH (April 20, 2013) – Judging is underway today right now in NPPA's Best Of Photojournalism contest in the competitions final two categories for this year, Still Photojournalism and Photojournalism Picture Editing, and you can watch it live...
Photo Essay Of Boston Bombing Suspect Was Shot By Former BU Student
04/19/2013 // By Donald R. WinslowBOSTON, MA (April 19, 2013) – A picture story shot by Boston University student Johannes Hirn of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev was done as a final project for BU photojournalism professor Peter Southwick's...
Unauthorized Boston Bombing Photo Book Violated Copyrights
04/17/2013 // DURHAM, NC (April 17, 2013) – The images following the Boston Marathon bombing were difficult to look at, but vitally important in telling the story of death and disability as well as heroes who raced into danger. But disgusting may be the first...
Photo Journal: The Commercial-Appeal And Alan Spearman
04/17/2013 // DURHAM, NC (April 17, 2013) – In the latest installment of NPPA's Photo Journal, Jim Colton takes a two-part look at the Memphis Commercial-Appeal and filmmaker Alan Spearman. In Part One he interviews John Sale, the assistant managing editor for...
Photographs Of Boston Marathon Bombing
04/15/2013 // BOSTON, MA (April 15, 2013) - There have been at least two explosions at the finish line for the Boston Marathon today, so far killing 3 and injuring more than 130 people.Boston Globe photojournalist John Tlumacki was an eyewitness to the bombing...
Javier Manzano, AP Photographers, Win Pulitzer Prizes For Photography
04/15/2013 // NEW YORK, NY (April 15, 2013) – Javier Manzano, shooting for Agence France-Press, and five photographers from The Associated Press have been awarded the Pulitzer Prizes for News and Feature Photography for their photographic coverage of the ongoing...
NPPA Joins Copyright Infringement Lawsuit Against Google
04/15/2013 // DURHAM, NC (April 15, 2013) – The National Press Photographers Association has joined with 15 other plaintiffs in a lawsuit against Google, NPPA's general counsel Mickey H. Osterreicher said today.The Federal suit alleges the “Google Book Search”...
Saturday Memorial Service Set For Oakland's Lionel Fluker, Gunman Arrested
04/08/2013 // OAKLAND, CA (April 10, 2013) – Plans for a Saturday memorial service have been announced for Oakland freelance photojournalist Lionel "Ray" Fluker, killed by a gunman last week while driving home, and police last night announced the arrest of his...
Dates Set For Final Judging, Best Of Photojournalism
04/05/2013 // ATHENS, OH (April 5, 2013) – Final judging is set to begin on April 18 in both the Photojournalism Editing and Still Photojournalism categories of NPPA's Best Of Photojournalism competition, contest chair Terry Eiler said today.The Primary set of 38...
Crowd-Sourcing, Part One: Ask And You Shall Receive
04/03/2013 // DURHAM, NC (April 3, 2013) – NPPA is publishing a series of articles on the various ways photographers are getting their projects funded and published these days. In this first installment, Heather Graulich explores the "where" and "how" of crowd-...

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