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New York Times Wins NPPA's Best Use Of Multimedia
03/24/2014 // By Donald R. WinslowDURHAM, NC (March 24, 2014) – A story called "The Jockey" by Chang W. Lee, Barry Bearak, and the staff of The New York Times has won Best Use of Multimedia in the National Press Photographers Association's Best...
Niko Koppel, Róbert Csere Are NPPA's Picture Editors Of The Year
03/24/2014 // CORRECTION: The entry identification used to name the NPPA's Best of Photojournalism Newspaper Picture Editor of the Year (Individual) was not correct, contest committee chair Terrry Eiler said today. Niko Koppel of The New York...
John Tlumacki, Sean Proctor Win NPPA's Photojournalists Of The Year
03/24/2014 // By Donald R. WinslowDURHAM, NC (March 24, 2014) – John Tlumacki of The Boston Globe today was named the National Press Photographers Association's Best Of Photojournalism 2014 Photojournalist of the Year (Larger Markets)...
Photo Journal: Gregory Heisler, Exploiter Of Light
03/19/2014 // DURHAM, NC (March 19, 2014) – George Eastman, the founder of the Eastman Kodak company, once said: "Light makes photography. Embrace light. Admire it. Love it. But above all, know light. Know it for all you are worth, and you will know the key to...
Austin Center For Photography Closing
03/19/2014 // AUSTIN, TX (March 19, 2014) – After only five years, the Austin Center for Photography has announced that it is shutting down. The following eMail was sent to ACP supporters and members at midnight Central time on Tuesday:Dear ACP members,...
Reuters Denies Ethical Allegations, While Some Syria Photographs Still Questioned
03/18/2014 // By Donald R. WinslowDURHAM, NC (March 18, 2014) – In response to a story last week in The New York Times that raised serious ethical questions about the practices of some news photographers in Syria following the death last year in...
Two Killed In KOMO-TV Seattle Helicopter Crash
03/18/2014 // By Donald R. WinslowSEATTLE, WA (March 18, 2014) – A pilot and a photographer were killed this morning when a helicopter operated by KOMO-TV crashed at Fisher Plaza in downtown Seattle, just south of the Space Needle, while taking off from the...
Northern Short Course: Still Curious, After All These Years
03/15/2014 // By Mark E. JohnsonWarwick, RI (March 14, 2014) – When the weather forecasts started slipping out, the back channel chatter started: winter weather for the first day of the 2014 NPPA Northern Short Course, rain and ice and snow. Bad...
NPPA Donates $20K To Support Eddie Adams Barnstorm
03/13/2014 // By Donald R. WinslowNEW YORK, NY (March 13, 2014) – The National Press Photographers Association has donated $20,000 to the Eddie Adams Barnstorm Workshop to support its ongoing educational efforts in visual journalism, which are in...
After Teen Freelancer's Death, Ethical Questions About Reuters Photos In Syria
03/13/2014 //  By Donald R. WinslowNEW YORK, NY (March 13, 2014) – After Molhem Barakat, a teenage Syrian photographer who freelanced for Reuters, was killed in December while covering rebel fighting in Aleppo, questions arose in...

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