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Italian AP Video Journalist Simone Camilli Killed In Gaza Blast
08/13/2014 // BEIT LAHIYA, GAZA (August 13, 2014) — An Associated Press video journalist and a freelance Palestinian translator assisting him were killed in an ordnance explosion Wednesday while working on an assignment about the aftermath about the recent war in...
NPPA's Words On Pictures: Kim Komenich
08/11/2014 // DURHAM, NC (August 11, 2014) – In this episode of Words On Pictures, the National Press Photographers Association's new audio podcast, photojournalist Kim Komenich shares his thoughts on his early photographic influences that helped shape his vision...
NPPA Board Meeting Opens In Florida
08/08/2014 // WEST PALM BEACH, FL (August 8, 2014) – A one-day meeting of the board of directors of the National Press Photographers Association kicked off this morning, the first event in this weekend's "Best Of Photojournalism Awards Show & Education...
NPPA Short Grants Doubled To $6K Each
07/29/2014 // DURHAM, NC (July 29, 2014) – The National Press Photographers Association today announced the opening of the 2014 Short Grants entry period. The announcement included news of two major enhancements to the program. First, the grant awards have been...
NPPA BOP Awards Show & Education Festival Line-Up Announced
07/21/2014 // DURHAM, NC (July 21, 2014) – The National Press Photographers Association's "Best Of Photojournalism Awards Show & Education Festival" is growing near and final plans are being made for the August 8-9, 2014, event in West Palm Beach, FL. ...
Cortona, Where Photography Brought A Town Back To Life
07/20/2014 // By Donald R. WinslowCORTONA, ITALY (July 19, 2014) – Under the bask of the Tuscan sun it only took four years for the Cortona On The Move photography festival to become one of the world's most important, if not the most fun, annual events on the...
NPPA Joins FAA Filings Supporting Drone Exemptions
07/17/2014 // DURHAM, NC (July 17, 2014) – The National Press Photographers Association has filed comments to the Federal Aviation Administration in support of petitions from a number of aerial photography and video production companies seeking exemptions from...
Journalism Groups Urge Obama To Stop Excessive Controls On Public Information
07/08/2014 // INDIANAPOLIS, IN (July 8, 2014) – Thirty-eight journalism and open government groups (including the National Press Photographers Association) today called on President Barack Obama to stop practices in federal agencies that prevent important...
NPPA Launches Three-Part Series On Stock Photography
07/07/2014 // DURHAM, NC (July 7, 2014) – Today the National Press Photographers Association published the first of a three-part  series by Janet Smith on Stock Photography. In today's Part One, Smith identifies Stock Photography industry trends and asks key...
Best Of Photojournalism Awards Event Returns, August 8
06/27/2014 // DURHAM, NC (June 27, 2014) – NPPA executive director Chip Deale has announced that after a lapse of several years, an event showcasing the top winners in NPPA's annual Best of Photojournalism competition will be held again this year. Hosted and...

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