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Apply Now For National Press Photographers Foundation Student Scholarships
01/07/2014 // DURHAM, NC (January 7, 2014) – Applications are now open for the 2014 National Press Photographers Foundation student scholarships. Students’ portfolios compete for $14,000 in scholarships. Applications are open to both graduate and undergraduate...
Dr. Bob Carey Appointed To Head NPPA Education Committee
01/06/2014 // DURHAM, NC (January 6, 2014) – Dr. Bob Carey, a former president of the National Press Photographers Association, has been appointed as the chair of NPPA's Education Committee. NPPA president Mike Borland made the announcement today."Education is...
Are Photographers More Connected To U.S. Presidents Than Writers?
01/06/2014 // By Richard PyleNEW YORK, NY (January 6, 2014) – In five decades as a professional photographer covering the White House and other major news subjects, Dennis Brack became a master at capturing the essential story-telling moment on...
Katie Schoolov Appointed To NPPA's Board Of Directors
01/03/2014 // DURHAM, NC (January 3, 2014) – Katie Schoolov of KPBS-TV in San Diego has been appointed to the board of directors of the National Press Photographers Association.NPPA president Mike Borland made the announcement today."I see in Katie someone unlike...
NPPA's Best Of Photojournalism Competitions Now Open For Entry
01/03/2014 // DURHAM, NC (January 3, 2014) – The National Press Photographers Association's 2014 Best Of Photojournalism competitions are now open for entry.Entry is once again free to all participants. And you'll be able to enter and view your contest...
Are You Ready? Best Of Photojournalism Starts Tomorrow!
01/02/2014 // DURHAM, NC (January 2, 2014) – Are you ready to enter? NPPA's 2014 Best Of Photojournalism competitions open for online entry tomorrow, Friday, January 3, 2014.Renowned as “the contests designed for photojournalists by photojournalists,” and...
AP's Dave Martin Collapses, Dies, At Bowl Game
01/01/2014 // ATLANTA, GA (January 1, 2014) – Veteran Associated Press photojournalist Dave Martin collapsed on the field at the conclusion of the Chick-fil-A Bowl Game at the Georgia Dome on New Year's Eve. First responders and team medical staff began immediate...
NY Judge Throws Out Photographers' Border Search Constitutional Challenge
12/31/2013 // DURHAM, NC (December 31, 2013) – In September 2010 the National Press Photographers Association joined in an important federal lawsuit in a Constitutional challenge of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's laptop search policy at the border....
Photo Journal: Yunghi Kim, Core Values
12/23/2013 // DURHAM, NC (December 24, 2013) – In the next installment of NPPA's Photo Journal by veteran photography editor Jim Colton, photojournalist Yunghi Kim talks about the struggled she faced getting "Korean Comfort Women" published. She also shares her...
Part Five: Social Media Marketing
12/19/2013 // DURHAM, NC (December 19, 2013) – In the final installment of her five-part series on Branding and Marketing, Deb Pang Davis offers tips on building and maintain a vital social media presence. She covers strategies for Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus...

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