News Archive

KNPA Seminar & POY Contest On January 20, 21
01/09/2006 // Kentucky News Photographers Association president Joe Imel wants to remind everyone in NPPA’s Region 4 that KNPA’s annual Photographer of the Year contest and photojournalism seminar will be held...
Changes In This Year's Best Of Photojournalism Competition
01/09/2006 // By Stephen Sample & Jared HaworthDURHAM, NC – The first year of the Best Of Photojournalism contest was remarkable. In the space of a month, we created an international photojournalism contest that — unlike the other major...
NPPA Retains First Amendment Attorney
01/09/2006 // DURHAM, NC – The National Press Photographers Association announced today that it will be retaining an attorney to assist with its growing need to support photographers’ rights. The move will enhance the organization’s ability to fight policies that...
Best Of Photojournalism 2006 Accepting Entries
01/09/2006 // DURHAM, NC – NPPA is accepting entries in the Best Of Photojournalism 2006 contest. Online registration is active and entries are being uploaded by photojournalists from around the world. All entrants in all divisions of the contest must first...
Bay Area Photojournalist Bob McLeod, 59
01/06/2006 // Bob McLeod, 59, a staff photojournalist and picture editor for the San Francisco Chronicle, died January 3, 2006, at his home in Antioch, CA, from lung cancer – although he was never a smoker – the newspaper...
NJ Photographer Donald L. "Don" Davidson, 76
01/05/2006 // Donald L. “Don” Davidson, 76, of Denville, NJ, an NPPA Life Member, died December 16, 2005, from cancer. He joined NPPA in 1964 and had been a photojournalist for the Associated Press as well as being the owner of New Jersey...
New Jersey Transit Corp. Withdraws Proposed Photo Ban
01/04/2006 // DURHAM, NC – A proposed ban of photography on New Jersey public transportation and its property by the New Jersey Transit Corporation has been withdrawn by the group’s executive director, George D. Warrington, after they received “...
Best Of Photojournalism 2006 Now Accepting Entries
01/04/2006 // DURHAM, NC – NPPA is accepting entries in the Best Of Photojournalism 2006 contest. Online registration is active and entries are being uploaded by photojournalists from around the world. All entrants in all divisions of the contest must first...
Photojournalists Receive NPPA-NPPF Katrina Relief Funds
12/23/2005 // DURHAM, NC – NPPA past president Bob Gould said today that six photojournalists and their families who were displaced by Hurricane Katrina and suffered losses because of the storm received funds today from the NPPA-NPPF Katrina Relief Fund.“Several...
NPPA Web Site Upgrades, New Features
12/20/2005 // DURHAM, NC – The National Press Photographers Association Information Technology department has been very busy this December, adding three new major features to the site in addition to moving the NPPA Web site to a faster, more reliable server and...

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