News Archive

Missing AP Employee Found Shot Dead In Baghdad
01/05/2007 //   The Associated Press is reporting that one of their employees, Ahmed Hadi Naji, 28, who has worked for them for more than two years as a cameraman and messenger covering the war in Iraq, has been...
Best Of Photojournalism 2007 Now Open For Entries
01/03/2007 // DURHAM, NC – The National Press Photographers Association today issued a Call For Entries in the Best Of Photojournalism 2007 competition. Contest coordinator Thomas Kenniff said today that entries...
RTNDA's Noreen Welle, 57
01/03/2007 // WASHINGTON, DC – The Radio and Television News Directors Association announced that Noreen Welle, 57, their vice president for communications, marketing, and membership, and editor of Communication, died December 29...
AFP Photojournalist Still Missing In Gaza
01/03/2007 //  Agence France-Presse reports that the life of one of their photojournalists, Peruvian photographer Jaime Razuri, 50, who was kidnapped in Gaza City on Monday by unknown gunmen, may be in danger because while in...
NPPA Vice President Scott Utterback Resigns
01/03/2007 //  DURHAM, NC – Scott Utterback, vice president of the National Press Photographers Association, resigned from his office today, NPPA president Tony Overman told the board of...
Newspaper Closings, Buyouts, Layoffs, And The Future
01/01/2007 //  As the newspaper industry enters a new year searching for new ways to find more readers, younger readers, and hopefully make some money (or stop losing so much of it), as circulation continues to decline and advertising losses grow while long-...
Shield Law Controversy Entering A New Year
12/26/2006 //  It looks like 2007 will begin with journalists in many states facing the same legal threats from aggressive courts and zealous prosecutors who want them to reveal their confidential sources as they’ve faced in recent years, as the creation of a...
2007 Kentucky Seminar And Contest In January
12/26/2006 // LOUISVILLE, KY – The Kentucky News Photographers Association's Annual Photographer of the Year Contest and Seminar will be held January 19 and 20, 2007, at the Marriott East in Louisville, KNPA vice president Joe Imel...
New Rules, Guidelines, Released For NPPA's 2007 Best Of Photojournalism
12/22/2006 // DURHAM, NC – The updated rules and guidelines for the National Press Photographers Association's 2007 Best Of Photojournalism competition – including “How To Enter” – are now posted online on the NPPA Web site, contest coordinator...
WJLA-TV's Gordon Davis Hit By Car, Killed
12/19/2006 // UPPER MARLBORO, MD – WJLA-TV reports that the station’s overnight photographer, Gordon Davis, 51, was struck by a car and killed around 2:40 a.m. this morning while walking across Route 301 in suburban Maryland...

Pages