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2015 Women In Photojournalism Juried Exhibit Deadline Extended
05/18/2015 // ATHENS, GA (May 18, 2015) – The entry deadline for the 2015 Women In Photojournalism Juried Exhibit has been extended. The new entry deadline is July 15. Please see the new information listed below, or visit here for more information.
AP's Jim Gaines Killed In Amtrak Crash
05/13/2015 // PHILADELPHIA, PA (May 13, 2015) - One of the seven fatalities of last night's Amtrak derailment is Associated Press video software architect Jim Gaines, 48, the news agency is reporting.Gaines, a 48-year-old father of two, had been attended meetings...
Inaugural Mark J. Edelson Picture Editing Scholarship Awarded To Anne McQuary
05/12/2015 // ATHENS, GA (May 12, 2015) – Anne McQuary, a television assignments editor at WLTX-TV 19 in Columbia, SC, is the inaugural recipient of the Mark J. Edelson Picture Editing Scholarship, $1,500 awarded to McQuary so she can attend The Kalish Workshop ...
National Press Photographers Foundation Names Seven Scholarship Winners
05/08/2015 //       ATHENS, GA (May 8, 2015) – Seven college students have been selected by the National Press Photographers Foundation to each receive $2,000 scholarships, professor emeritus Dr. James W. Brown of Indiana University announced today. Brown is the...
Advice For Covering High Conflict News Stories
04/28/2015 // ATHENS, GA (April 28, 2015) – Due to the circumstances in Baltimore, MD, the National Press Photographers Association's Advocacy Committee has posted some practical guidelines for photojournalists who are covering high conflict news stories.The...
Practical Advice About Covering High Conflict News Stories
04/28/2015 // In wake of the events taking place in Baltimore, MD NPPA General Counsel, Mickey Osterreicher, has put together a document with advice on how to cover high conflict news stories.Issues covered:LegalLocal OrdinancesFederal TrespassResources Important...
Decorated And Admired Picture Editor Mark J. Edelson, 64
04/23/2015 //   By Heather Graulich and Donald R. WinslowWEST PALM BEACH, FL (April 23, 2015) – Mark J. Edelson, the multimedia director for The Palm Beach Post who was one of the most decorated and respected...
SPJ Honors Osterreicher, Dalglish For Exceptional Service To Journalism
04/22/2015 // INDIANAPOLIS, IN (April 24, 2015) – The Society of Professional Journalists is pleased to honor Mickey H. Osterreicher and Lucy Dalglish as Fellows of the Society. It is the highest honor given by the Society and is awarded for extraordinary...
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Daniel Berehulak, Win Pulitzer Prizes For Photography
04/20/2015 // By Donald WinslowNEW YORK, NY (April 20, 2015) – Two enormous stories that last year captured the world's attention and firmly held it for months – the racial violence in Ferguson, MO, that followed the killing of teenager Michael Brown, and the...
Legendary TV Photojournalist Darrell Barton, 73
04/15/2015 // By Donald R. WinslowATHENS, GA (April 15, 2015) – Renowned television news photographer Darrell Barton, 73, died this morning in hospice in Oklahoma City following a brief illness.A veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, Barton was the...

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