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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...
Guttenfelder, Johnson, Richards, Skerry Named Geographic Fellows
06/26/2014 // WASHINGTON, DC (June 26, 2014) – Four photographers have been named as National Geographic Photography Fellows during a surprise announcement at the National Geographic Explorers Symposium. David Guttenfelder, Lynn Johnson, Cory Richards, and Brian...
James K. "Jimmy" Colton Joins ZUMA As Editor At Large
06/25/2014 // SAN CLEMENTE, CA (June 25, 2014) – Veteran photography editor James K. Colton was today named as an editor-at-large for the wire service's staff at ZUMA Press.Colton, a 40-plus year industry veteran, was a photography editor for the Associated Press...
NPPA And NPPF Boards To Meet August 8
06/25/2014 // DURHAM, NC (June 25, 2014) – The Boards of Directors for the National Press Photographers Association and the National Press Photographers Foundation are scheduled to meet on Friday, August 8, 2014, at the Palm Beach Photographic Centre in West Palm...
Eugene Richards Receives 2014 Missouri Honor Medal
06/23/2014 // COLUMBIA, MO (June 23, 2014) – Documentary photojournalist and filmmaker Eugene Richards has been named as one of seven recipients of the 2014 Missouri Honor Medal for Distinguished Service in Journalism.The Missouri School of Journalism will award...
Watch Live: John G. Morris Lecture From ICP
06/23/2014 // NEW YORK, NY (June 23, 2014) – Tuesday night's International Center of Photography Lecture Series featuring legendary photography editor John G. Morris of Paris is sold out, but the rest of the world will be able to watch it live as ICP has...
NPPA Member Wins Major Victory Against Suffolk County Police Department
06/18/2014 // DURHAM, NC (June 18, 2014) –National Press Photographers Association member Philip Datz yesterday won a major settlement from the Suffolk County Police Department in a civil rights suit stemming from Datz’s arrest while filming law enforcement...
NPPA Member Wins Major Victory Against Suffolk County Police Department
06/18/2014 // DURHAM, NC (June 18, 2014) –National Press Photographers Association member Philip Datz yesterday won a major settlement from the Suffolk County Police Department in a civil rights suit stemming from Datz’s arrest while filming law enforcement...

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