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NYC Police To Meet NYPPA, NPPA Members To Discuss Republican Convention Plans, Access
08/01/2004 // Members of the New York City Police Department will meet August 12 with representatives and members of the New York Press Photographers Association and the National Press Photographers Association to discussion preparations and policies for the...
Reporters Committee Launches Arrest Hotline for Journalists at Democratic Convention
08/01/2004 // The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press has established a 24-hour free Media Hotline for credentialed journalists who run into legal trouble while covering the Democratic National Convention in Boston next week.In cooperation with the law...
Texas Reporter who Survived Live Truck Accident Shares Story for the First Time (Video)
08/01/2004 // On June 8th, 2004 KBTX reporter Jennifer Cavazos, photojournalist Matt Moore, and two interns were assigned to cover a gas well accident in rural Robertson County Texas. After gathering video, they drove to a known live location in nearby Hearne....
Party Before The GOP Convention
07/15/2004 // The New York Press Photographers Association invites all NYPPA and NPPA members to a kick-off party before the Republican presidential convention starts. Todd Maisel, of the New York Daily News, secretary of the NYPPA, announced that the party will...
Peter Turnley's Photo-Essays To Debut In Harper's Magazine
07/01/2004 // Photojournalist Peter Turnley and Harper's Magazine will debut in the August issue the first of four major eight-page photo essays by the New York and Paris-based journalist, stories that Harper's Magazine will showcase over the next year. Turnley,...
New York Upholds Ban On Cameras In The Courtroom
06/23/2004 // The Appellate Division, Supreme Court, First Judicial Department of New York has voted 5-0 in favor of upholding a ban on cameras in New York courtrooms, saying the ban is Constitutional. The ruling, made June 22, was the result of an appeal by...
Omaha TV Photojournalist Killed By Car While Shooting Highway Accident Story
06/11/2004 // Jeff Frolio, 45, a photojournalist for KETV NewsWatch 7 in Omaha, NE, was killed on the job Thursday June 10 when he struck by car while he was working on a news story at a highway intersection where two Nebraska teenagers were killed in May. Police...
Texas TV Photographer Killed When Mast Hits Wires
06/09/2004 // Photojournalist Matthew Moore, 23, of KBTX-TV3 in College Station, TX, was killed in Hearne, TX, when the mobile broadcast mast he was deploying from the station's live news van came in contact with overhead power lines on Tuesday June 8. Moore was...
Reuters Photojournalist Adlan Khasanov Killed With President in Chechen Bomb Blast
05/10/2004 // Reuters photojournalist Adlan Khasanov, 33, was killed during a bomb attack on Victory Day celebrations in Grozny, Chechnya, on Sunday May 9 that also killed Chechen President Akhmad Kadyrov, 52, and others seated in his VIP box during the annual...
McNally Named Director of Photography for The New York Times
04/29/2004 // "Our long search for someone who can lead our photojournalism to its rightful place is over," New York Times executive Editor Bill Keller wrote to the newspaper's staff in an April 28 email announcing that Michele McNally will become the Times' new...

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