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Ashley Gilbertson Wins The Robert Capa Gold Medal Award For Coverage Of Fallujah
04/15/2005 // Photojournalist Ashley Gilbertson has won the 2004 Robert Capa Gold Medal Award from the Overseas Press Club for his photographic reportage on “The Battle For Fallujah.” The Capa Award is for “the best photographic reporting from abroad requiring...
Deanne Fitzmaurice, Associated Press Photographers, Win 2005 Pulitzer Prizes For News & Feature Photography
04/04/2005 // NEW YORK, NY – NPPA member Deanne Fitzmaurice of the San Francisco Chronicle has won the 2005 Pulitzer Prize for Feature Photography for the serial photographic essay “Operation Lion Heart,” the documentary story of a 9-year-old Iraqi boy who was...
Mark Edelson To Chair Quarterly Picture Editing Contest; Alex Burrows Served In Role For Ten Years
03/30/2005 // After ten years of volunteering as the chairperson of the NPPA Picture Editing Quarterly Clip Contest (PEQCC), Alex Burrows, director of photography for The Virginian-Pilot in Norfolk, VA, is stepping down. NPPA president ...
BOP Winners Announced: The New York Times Wins Best Use Of The Web Honors; Blueeyes Magazine Wins Web's Best Picture Story
03/25/2005 // St. Petersburg, Florida – “This year’s Best of Photojournalism Web site contest was the most competitive ever,” Web competition organizer and Best Of Photojournalism 2005 Contest Committee member Keith Jenkins said Friday when the winners were...
Gehrz Named Newspaper Photographer Of The Year, Anderson Is Magazine Photographer Of The Year
03/25/2005 // ST. PETERSBURG, FL  – The Best Of Photojournalism 2005 Still Photography judges today ended a long week of picking winners by naming the new NPPA Best Of Photojournalism 2005 Newspaper and Magazine Photographers of the Year.Jim Gehrz of the ...
NPPA's Honors & Recognition Awards Now Open For Nominations
03/22/2005 // DURHAM, NC – NPPA past president Todd Stricker urges members to please take a moment to nominate for recognition those individuals who have given time and energy to the NPPA and the world of photojournalism during the past year."Please send all...
William Snyder Named Director Of Photography For The Dallas Morning News
03/22/2005 // DALLAS, TX - Three-time Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist William Snyder has been named director of photography for The Dallas Morning News effective immediately, senior deputy managing editor Walt Stallings announced to the newspaper staff...
University Of Missouri Names Michael Macor, Marcus Bleasdale, POYi Photographers Of The Year
03/15/2005 // COLUMBIA, MO. - Photojournalist Michael Macor of The San Francisco Chronicle has been named Newspaper Photographer of the Year in the University of Missouri School of Journalism's 62nd Annual Pictures of the Year International competition in...
Voisin, Washington Post Take Top Northern Short Course Honors
03/15/2005 // RESTON, VA – Damon Kiesow reports from the site of the 24th Annual Northern Short Course in Reston, VA, thatWashington Post photojournalist Sarah Voisin was named NSC Photographer of the Year last night at the seminar's awards banquet, and that the ...
Donna DeCesare Awarded Fulbright Research Fellowship
03/15/2005 // AUSTIN, TX  - Donna DeCesare, an assistant professor in the School of Journalism at the University of Texas in Austin, has been awarded a five-month Fulbright Research Fellowship to continue her work in Colombia.She will pursue a documentary...

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