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PRESS RELEASE: New Eyetrack Research: Study commissioned by NPPA explores what makes a photograph memorable, shareable, and worth publishing
01/27/2015 // Monday, January 26, 2015
National Press Photographers Association
Grady College of Journalism and Mass CommunicationThe University of Georgia at AthensAthens, GA, USA    

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Eyetracking Photojournalism: New research explores what makes a photograph memorable, shareable, and worth publishing
01/27/2015 // Part One in a four-part weekly series. Read part two here and part three here.By Sara QuinnATHENS, GA (January 27, 2015) – What makes a photograph worth publishing in an age when images are shared in an instant, around the world? I...
Kim Komenich Named To SFSU Photojournalism Teaching Post
01/23/2015 // SAN FRANCISCO, CA (January 23, 2015) – Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist and filmmaker Kim Komenich was today named an assistant professor of photojournalism for San Francisco State University. Komenich, who has been an assistant professor of...
Sports Illustrated Lays Off All Staff Photographers
01/23/2015 // By Donald R. Winslow© 2015 News Photographer magazine NEW YORK, NY (January 23, 2015) – The remaining six staff photographers at Sports Illustrated magazine were all laid off yesterday.Staff photographers Robert Beck, Simon Bruty,...
Michel du Cille Honored With NPPA's Sprague Award
01/19/2015 // WASHINGTON, DC (January 19, 2015) – The National Press Photographers Association’s highest and most prestigious honor, the Joseph A. Sprague Memorial Award, will be awarded to the late Michel du Cille of The Washington Post. The announcement was...
Nell Cooper, 89
01/16/2015 // DURHAM, NC (January 15, 2015) – Nell Cooper, 89, the widow of the late Charles H. Cooper, executive director emeritus of the National Press Photographers Association, died Thursday at home in Durham surrounded by her family. She was surrounded by...
Mark Dolan, Melissa Lyttle, Elected To Top NPPA Posts
01/11/2015 // ATHENS, GA (January 11, 2015) – The National Press Photographers Association's two-day board of directors meeting wrapped up today with the election of national officers, and president Mark Dolan was re-elected and board member Melissa Lyttle was...
Board Of Directors Meet At NPPA's New Home, UGA's Grady College
01/10/2015 // ATHENS, GA (January 10, 2014) – The National Press Photographers Association's official move to the Henry W. Grady School of Journalism and Mass Communication kicked off Friday night with an opening ceremony in the Journalism building with comments...
NSC 2015 Contest Photographer of the Year
01/09/2015 // Patrick Smith, of Getty Images has been named the Northern Short Course Photographer of the Year. Mary Calvert, freelance, POY runner-up and Jahi Chikwendiu of The Washington Post placed third. Judging took place at the CUNY Graduate School of...
OPEN FOR ENTRIES: NPPA's 2015 Best Of Photojournalism Competitions
01/05/2015 // DURHAM, NC (January 5, 2015) – The National Press Photographers Association's 2015 Best Of Photojournalism competitions are now open for entry.Once again entry to NPPA's Best Of Photojournalism is free to all participants. And you'll be able to...

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