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Deseret News Sells Property To Fund Employee Layoffs
06/09/2008 //  SALT LAKE CITY, UT – The Deseret News is reporting that the newspaper has sold a piece of its downtown property to a real-estate arm of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for a little less than $3 million dollars, and that proceeds...
Election Results For Regions 1 & 9
06/09/2008 // DURHAM, NC– Denise McGill, the new national secretary for the National Press Photographers Association, has tallied the results for last month's online elections for Regional officers in Regions 1 and 9 and...
An Iconic Anniversary: 40 Years Ago, RFK And Bill Eppridge
06/08/2008 // NEW MILFORD, CT - Shortly before midnight forty years ago tonight, on June 5, 1968, in the kitchen of the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles, Life magazine photojournalist Bill Eppridge was following close behind the...
Best Use of Photography: 1st Quarter 2008 Results
06/04/2008 // For News, Feature, Picture Pages, Sports, Multi-PageView the 2008 1st Quarter BUP winning pages in a gallery.View the 2007 Best Of Photojournalism Picture Editing winners.View the 2006 Best Of Photojournalism Picture Editing winners.View the 2007...
Kenyan Police Retrace Photographer's Steps On Night Of His Murder
06/03/2008 // NAIROBI, KENYA  – A murder investigation into the death of photojournalist Trent Keegan, 33, who was found dead Wednesday in a drainage ditch near a main highway in the capital, has lead police to question the...
New Look For Washington Times Newspaper, Web Site
06/03/2008 // WASHINGTON, DC – The Washington Times has launched a re-design of the newspaper that color codes the news with tabs atop each story that contain one of 400,000 "news themes" that correspond to stories on their Web site and "landing pages" online.The...
Indianapolis Museum Gets Yard Sale Trunk Of Weegee Photos
06/03/2008 // INDIANAPOLIS, IN – The contents of an old trunk at a farmhouse yard sale in southern Kentucky in 2003 were worth far more than the trunk itself.In it were 210 photographs by photographer Weegee (Arthur Felig...
MaryAnne Golon Leaving Time's DOP Post
06/03/2008 // Time managing editor Richard Stengel told the magazine's staff today that director of photography MaryAnne Golon is leaving her post but will continue an affiliation with the weekly...
NPPA Awards, Honors, Presented At Convergence '08 In Louisville
06/01/2008 // LOUISVILLE, KY – The National Press Photographers Association's Honors & Recognitions Committee tonight presented awards to the top winners of the 2008 Best Of Photojournalism photography, television, Web, and editing contests, as well as...
NPPA Board Adopts $1.5M Budget, Elects New Officers, Does Not Change Name
05/30/2008 // LOUISVILLE, KY – During the final day of their annual two-day business meeting at Convergence '08, NPPA's board of directors today approved and adopted a $1.5 million budget, elected new national officers, and did not pass a resolution to change the...

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