News Archive

WJW-TV's Matthew Rafferty Wins Cutting Edge Editor Title
02/20/2008 // DENVER, CO - Matthew Rafferty of WJW-TV in Cleveland, OH, has been named the 2007 NPPA Cutting Edge Editor of the Year, contest chair Jeramy Rosenberg announced after tallying the...
NPPA Life Member Photographs 11 American Presidents
02/19/2008 // MIAMI, FL - NPPA Life member Ray Fisher, 83, who joined NPPA 54 years ago in 1954, was recently featured in a column in The Miami Herald to mark the occasion of the photographer covering his 11th American president....
BBC's Mark Rabbage Named WHNPA TV Photographer Of The Year
02/19/2008 // WASHINGTON, DC - BBC photojournalist Mark Rabbage has been named the White House News Photographers Association's Photographer of the Year in their 2008 Eyes Of History video contest, and Chris...
Register For Both Kalish And Poynter And Get A Discount
02/14/2008 // By Scott SinesManaging editor, The Commercial Appeal Director, The KalishMEMPHIS, TN - We’ve all heard it by now. Do more with less. Move to a Web-first newsroom. Develop cross-platform skills. Give everybody on the staff a video...
Regions 5 & 11 Election Results Announced
02/09/2008 //  DURHAM, NC - NPPA national secretary Sean D. Elliot has tallied the votes and certified the elections for Region 5 and Region 11 and announced to names of the elected Regional officers.Mike Borland...
Tim Hetherington's War Image Wins World Press Photo
02/08/2008 // AMSTERDAM - Britian's Tim Hetherington won the top World Press Photo award for news photography today for a picture of an exhausted American soldier in a bunker in Afghanistan. The image was from a series of...
Dan Habib To Leave Concord Monitor For Filmmaking
02/07/2008 //  CONCORD, NH - Concord Monitor photography editor Dan Habib said today that he's planning to leave the newspaper to take a job with the University of New Hampshire as a filmmaker in residence."The paperwork at UNH...
Capital Times Stuns Staff, Shifts From Print To Internet
02/07/2008 // By Donald R. Winslow MADISON, WI - The Capital Times newspaper in Madison today told readers that they are making a "major shift" to the Internet to reflect the "changing habits of afternoon newspaper readers." The 90-year-old...
Registration Opens For Advanced Team Storytelling Workshop
02/06/2008 // INDIANAPOLIS, IN- Registration is open for the Advanced Team Storytelling Workshop, which will be held from Sunday April 13 through Friday April 18, 2008, at the University of Kentucky in Lexington.NPPA past president Steve ...
Call For Entries: 20th Annual Gordon Parks Photography Competition
02/02/2008 // FORT SCOTT, KS – The Gordon Parks Center for Culture and Diversity at Fort Scott Community College in Fort Scott, KS, has announced a Call For Entries in the 20th Annual Gordon Parks International Photo Competition. The competition honors one of the...

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