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Jack Zibluk Elected NPPA Vice President
03/06/2007 // DURHAM, NC – NPPA national secretary Sean D. Elliot announced today that the special election to replace the organization’s vice president is complete and the board of directors’ votes have been counted and certified.Jack...
More Attempts By Athletic Associations To Curtail Photo Coverage
03/05/2007 // By Mickey H. Osterreicher, Esq.BUFFALO, NY – An email from NPPA member Mark Hertzberg, director of photography for The Journal-Times in in Racine, WI, in early January began a discussion about a...
Judges Pick Winners In Best Of Photojournalism 2007 Web Video Photo Categories
03/05/2007 // ST. PETERSBURG, FL – Judging started today in the first of four divisions of the National Press Photographers Association’s Best Of Photojournalism 2007 competition as television judges began picking winners in the new Web Video Photography...
Courier & Press Editor J. Bruce Baumann Retires
03/05/2007 // By Charlene Tolbert The Evansville Courier & PressEVANSVILLE, IN– J. Bruce Baumann, editor of the Courier & Press, is retiring effective March 31.Baumann, a former newspaper photojournalist and picture...
Best Of Photojournalism 2007 Judges Pick Web Video Editing Winners
03/05/2007 //  ST. PETERSBURG, FL – Today judges in the Best Of Photojournalism 2007 competition’s Television division picked winners in the new Web Feature Editing and Web 48-Hour Editing categories at The Poynter Institute for Media Studies in St. Petersburg....
KGAN-TV Photographer Fired For Urinating In Cemetery, Covering Funeral
03/05/2007 // DES MOINES, IOWA - Veteran television photographer Gerry Edwards of KGAN-TV in Center Rapids, Iowa, has been fired for urinating in a cemetery while covering the funeral of an Iowa soldier killed in Iraq, The Des...
TV Photojournalist "Lucky To Be Alive"
03/04/2007 //  DES MOINES, IOWA– KCCI-TV photojournalist and NPPA member Chris Mackey is “lucky to be alive,” according to the critical care nurses taking care of him today at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines.“They say they’re...
Best Of Photojournalism 2007 Student TV Contest Winners Named
03/02/2007 // ST. PETERSBURGH, FL – The first set of winners in the National Press Photographers Association’s Best Of Photojournalism 2007 competition have been picked, and they are the student contestants in the Television division contest.Elias...
"Magnum Front Page" Offers Newspapers A Rare Opportunity
03/02/2007 // NEW YORK – Sixty years ago on April 17, 1947, two years after the Second World War ended, photojournalists Robert Capa, Henri Cartier-Bresson, George Rodger, and...
Poynter To Host 2006 World Press Photo Exhibit
03/02/2007 // ST. PETERSBURG, FL – The Poynter Institute for Media Studies will host the 2006 World Press Photo Exhibition of 205 winning photographs, including the World Press Photo of the Year, beginning with an opening...

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