2003 PEQCC Results
01/01/2004 // By Alex Burrows, PEQCC ChairpersonCongratulations to The Hartford Courant Photo editing team for top honors in the 2003 picture editing competition. They will receive the first place Gold Award for Outstanding Published Work.This national contest is...
Sun-Sentinel Photographer Wounded, Spanish Journalist Killed, In Haiti Violence
01/01/2004 // A Spanish journalist based in New York was killed and an American photojournalist was wounded Sunday, March 7 2004, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, when gunmen opened fire on a large demonstration of protesters calling for the prosecution of ousted...
NPPA Student Clip Contest 1st Quarter Results
01/01/2004 // The NPPA student clip contest, which was not held last year, has found a new home and a new life.NPPA student members can now send their best clips to Dr. Jack Zibluk, coordinator of Arkansas State University's photojournalism program. Zibluk and...
UK's Felicia Webb Wins 2004 NPPA-Nikon Documentary Sabbatical
01/01/2004 // Felicia Webb, a United Kingdom freelancer associated with the Independent Photographers Group agency (IPG), is the winner of the 2004 NPPA-Nikon Documentary Sabbatical for her ongoing project "Fat Times in the USA." Bill Luster, administrator of the...
Military POY Contest Entry Deadline Is February 11, 2004
01/01/2004 // The deadline is February 11, 2004 to enter the Military Photographer of the Year contest, the Military Videographer of the Year contest, and the Military Graphic Artist of the Year contest. The three categories are part of the Military Visual...
Kentucky News Photographers Association Contest/Seminar, Jan. 23-24
01/01/2004 // The Kentucky News Photographers Association will hold its annual Photographer of the Year Contest and Seminar January 23-24 at the Marriott East Hotel in Louisville, KY. Speakers this year include Joe Elbert of The Washington Post, Gabriel Tait of...
Chinese Court Rejects Photojournalist's Appeal: Seok Jae-hyun Remains In Prison
01/01/2003 //  Word has come out of China that the Shandong Superior People's Court in Shandong Province rejected an appeal by South Korean freelance photojournalist Seok Jae-hyun to overturn his conviction on charges of "trafficking in persons." South Korean...
Photojournalist's brother killed in fire
01/01/2003 // Tragedy struck the family of freelance photojournalist David Sokol, an NPPA member based in Wakefield, MA, on Wednesday December 17, when a two-alarm fire destroyed Sokol's parents' home and killed his 16-year-old brother Peter, who was the youngest...
John Cornell Wins Run-Off Election
01/01/2003 // NPPA National Secretary T.C. Baker announced today (December 22, 2003) that John Cornell has won the special run-off election to fill the vacant position of NPPA Past President on the Executive Committee. "The votes have been counted and verified,"...
Run-Off Election Necessary
01/01/2003 // NPPA National Secretary T.C. Baker reports today that ballots to fill the vacant position of NPPA Past President have been counted and results verified. The vote totals created the need for a special run-off election that will be held immediately....