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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ban of photography on New Jersey public transportation and its property by the New Jersey Transit Corporation has been withdrawn by the group’s executive director, George D. Warrington, after they received “...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...
NPPA Seeks National Office Nominations
12/16/2005 // NPPA nominations chairperson Matt McColl today said the NPPA Nominations Committee is currently seeking candidates who are interested in running for a national office with the organization. NPPA will hold elections for its national offices at the...
NPPA Seeks National Office Nominations
12/16/2005 // NPPA nominations chairperson Matt McColl today said the NPPA Nominations Committee is currently seeking candidates who are interested in running for a national office with the organization. NPPA will hold elections for its national offices at the...
Supreme Court's Refusal To Hear National Geographic CD-ROM Case Leaves Conflicting Copyright Rulings
12/16/2005 // By Mickey H. Osterreicher, Esq.BUFFALO, NY – In two cases that pit the National Geographic Society against a number of freelance photographers, the United States Supreme Court this week refused to grant a petition for certiorari (appeal). That...

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