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NPPA Board Meeting Set For March 5, 2014
02/03/2014 // DURHAM, NC (February 3, 2014) – The National Press Photographers Association’s Board of Directors will meet by conference call on Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 8:30 p.m. EST to further discuss and ratify initiatives made during the previous board...
Photo Journal: Karen Kuehn's Burn Notice
02/03/2014 // DURHAM, NC (February 3, 2014) – Karen Kuehn left behind a thriving editorial career in New York City in 2001 to raise her son in rural New Mexico. In the next installment of NPPA's Photo Journal, veteran photography editor Jim Colton speaks with...
NPPA 2014 Tuition Grants For Pro Still Photographers
01/31/2014 // DURHAM, NC (January 31, 2014) – NPPA is offering tuition grants to professional still photographers for its 2014 line-up of educational programming, the organization's executive director Chip Deale announced today. And NPPA is also going to be able...
Some Thoughts On Photojournalism Ethics Today

01/27/2014 // By NPPA Ethics Committee members John Long, Steve Raymer, Peter Southwick and Sean ElliotDURHAM, NC (January 27, 2014) – There was an interesting confluence of ethics oriented events this week: the Associated Press dismissed a freelancer for...
Mark Dolan Elected NPPA President, Board Passes $1.47M Budget
01/20/2014 // DURHAM, NC (January 20, 2014) – Mark Dolan was elected president of the National Press Photographers Association this weekend during the organization's board of directors meeting at the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication at the...
Ken Hackman, Mickey H. Osterreicher Honored With NPPA’s Sprague Award
01/17/2014 // DURHAM, NC (January 17, 2014) – The National Press Photographers Association’s most prestigious honor, the Joseph A. Sprague Memorial Award, will be presented this year to two individuals who have been fervent advocates of photojournalism and...
Photo Journal: Marco Grob, From Rejection To Redemption
01/13/2014 // DURHAM, NC (January 13, 2014) – In the next installment of NPPA's Photo Journal, veteran photography editor Jim Colton interviews Marco Grob. After a twenty year career as a still life photographer, Grob switched to photographing people and he's...
Charles W.L. "Chip" Deale Named New NPPA Executive Director
01/13/2014 // DURHAM, NC (January 13, 2014) – Charles W.L. "Chip" Deale has been named the new executive director of the National Press Photographers Association, NPPA president Mike Borland announced today."I'm excited about having someone of Chip's caliber and...
Photo Collectives & Cooperatives: An Old Model Presents A New Face
01/09/2014 // DURHAM, NC (January 9, 2014) – The lone-photojournalist business model is growing harder and harder to sustain. While not new, the photography collective or cooperative business model is enjoying a revival of sorts. New groups of like-minded...
Apply For Yoder Scholarship To Attend NPPA News Video Workshop
01/07/2014 // DURHAM, NC (January 7, 2014) – Applications are now open for the Gordon Yoder National Press Photographers Foundation News Video Workshop Award. The $1,000 award is open to a working professional video journalist who wishes to attend the NPPA News...

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