Los Angeles TV Reporter Alpert Settles Lawsuit Against ABC Inc.
01/01/2004 // Television news reporter Adrienne Alpert at KABC-7 TV in Los Angeles, CA, who was critically burned in 2000 when the mast of a news van antenna she was working in hit a power line, has settled a lawsuit against ABC Inc. and other companies stemming...
Longtime Director and Founding Member To Retire from SND Executive Director Post
01/01/2004 // NORTH KINGSTOWN, RI. - David B. Gray, executive director of the Society for News Design, will retire May 31, 2004, after more than 25 years of service to the organization.Gray has been a member of the NPPA for more than 28 years, joining NPPA in...
Bismarck's Justin Dehn wins Yoder Award
01/01/2004 // The 2004 Gordon Yoder TV NewsVideo Workshop Award from the National Press Photographers Foundation has been given to Justin Dehn of KFYR NBC-TV 5 in Bismarck, ND. NPPF TV Scholarship Coordinator Dave Hamer made the announcement of the winner to the...
Sports Illustrated's V.J. Lovero, 44, loses long battle with cancer
01/01/2004 // Victor James "V.J." Lovero, 44, staff photographer for Sports Illustrated, and team photographer for the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim and Anaheim Angels, died January 12 in Newport Beach, CA, after a four-year battle with cancer. At his side were family...
Southern Short Course In April
01/01/2004 // The 55th Southern Short Course in News Photography will be held Thursday, April 1 through Sunday, April 4, 2004 at the Marriott Greensboro Downtown in Greensboro, North Carolina.This year's faculty will include: Mark Adams, Mark Adams Photography;...
KRT's Harry Walker Named Best Of Photojournalism 2004 Contest Chairperson
01/01/2004 // Harry Walker, director of photography for Knight Ridder Tribune Photos in Washington, DC, has been appointed chairperson of the Best Of Photojournalism 2004 contest committee to replace Maria Mann. She resigned the post as she assumes her new duties...
New Online Photographic Business Survey
01/01/2004 // A new online Photographic Business Survey is being conducted by Greg Voight, a faculty member at Brooks Institute of Photography in Santa Barbara, CA, who is also a masters degree student at Antioch University working on a MA in organizational...
Costa Courtroom Award
01/01/2004 // The deadline for submitting images to the Joseph Costa Award for Courtroom Photography is January 15, 2004 (postmarked). The Costa Award seeks to "honor the photographer whose courtroom coverage is judged to best demonstrate the use of still...
Carolyn Cole Awarded the Robert Capa Gold Medal Award
01/01/2004 // Carolyn Cole of the Los Angeles Times has been awarded the Robert Capa Gold Medal Award for photography by the Overseas Press Club of America for the second year in a row for her essay, Covering Conflict: Iraq and Liberia.Alex Majoli of Magnum...
Carolyn Cole, David Leeson, Cheryl Diaz Meyer Win The Pulitzer Prizes For Photography
01/01/2004 //            David J. Leeson and Cheryl Diaz Meyer, senior staff photographers for The Dallas Morning News, today won the Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News Photographs for their coverage of the invasion of Iraq last year. And Carolyn Cole of the Los...