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Deadline For 2005 W. Eugene Smith Grant Is July 15
06/06/2005 // Photojournalists have until July 15, 2005, to apply for the 26th annual W. Eugene Smith Grant from the W. Eugene Smith Memorial Fund, Inc., funded by Nikon Inc., as well as applying for the Howard Chapnick Grant for the Advancement of...
ASMP Foundation Extends Grant Application Deadline
05/27/2005 // PHILADELPHIA, PA -- The American Society of Media Photographers Foundation has extended its spring deadline for grant applications until June 15, ASMP director of communications Peter Dyson announced. “If you have a project that fits the Foundation'...
Proposed NYC Subway Photo Ban Is Dead; Photo Ban In Hempstead, Long Island, Is Rescinded
05/23/2005 // A New York City Transit proposal last year to make a rule change that would prohibit photography and videotaping in subways and bus systems, which was strongly opposed by the NPPA and many other photography, press, civil rights, and free speech...
DeVigal And Judging Panel Launch New Online Multimedia Critique Of 2005 BOP Web Winners
05/20/2005 // AUSTIN, TX -- Andrew DeVigal, one of the five judges of the 2005 Best Of Photojournalism Best Of The Web contest, has created an important educational resource drawn from the contest judging and the entries. Recorded audio comments from the judges,...
Photojournalist Bradley Clift Released From Sudan, Tells Story Of Ordeal, Refugees, In Hartford Courant
05/18/2005 // The Hartford Courant's photojournalist Bradley E. Clift was released by Sudanese government authorities last week after being held under house arrest near Nyala in Darfur since April 26, and he made his way to the Sudanese capital of Khartoum and...
Bill Eppridge To Be The Keynote Speaker At Missouri's Journalism School Graduation
05/08/2005 // COLUMBIA, MO - Legendary photojournalist Bill Eppridge will be the University of Missouri School of Journalism’s graduation speaker on Friday May 13 at the Hearnes Center in Columbia, MO, as 406 students receive their degrees. In this year’s...
Milwaukee Photojournalist Dale Guldan, 51, Dies
05/07/2005 // Dale Guldan, 51, a staff photojournalist for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, died Friday at his home in the Town of Brookfield, WI, the newspaper reported today. He died of a heart attack while exercising in the basement of his home.Guldan was the...
Washington Post's duCille Returns To The Camera; Jenkins Named As The Post's New Photography Editor
05/03/2005 // Two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist Michel duCille, 49, photography editor for The Washington Post since 1988, will be going back on the street as a senior photographer for the newspaper in June.“For a very long time now I’ve been...
New York Court Of Appeals Hears Arguments In Court TV v. State Of New York
04/28/2005 // By Mickey H. Osterreicher, Esq.ALBANY, NY  – New York’s highest court heard oral arguments yesterday in a case involving cameras in the courtroom. David Boies, of the law firm of Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP, spoke before the New York Court of...
Brown Is First Photojournalist In The Virginia Communications Hall Of Fame
04/27/2005 // RICHMOND, VA  – Bob Brown, an NPPA member since 1971 and the senior photographer for the Richmond Times-Dispatch, was inducted into the Virginia Communications Hall of Fame on April 21 at a ceremony in Richmond, VA...

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