Best Of Photojournalism 2006 Accepting Entries

Jan 9, 2006

DURHAM, NC – NPPA is accepting entries in the Best Of Photojournalism 2006 contest. Online registration is active and entries are being uploaded by photojournalists from around the world. All entrants in all divisions of the contest must first register online. Entrants will then receive an ID code by eMail that will allow photographers and editors to submit their entries.

“There are many submission, category, and rule changes in all the divisions of the contest this year, so please review the rules and read about all the changes,” NPPA contest coordinator Thomas Kenniff said. The Still Photography rules are currently posted online in English, French, Japanese, and German, and soon will be posted in Spanish and Russian as well.


There have also been some technical changes this year, and also changes in the entry and juding processes. Read about many of these changes here.

The Best Of Photojournalism 2006 is sponsored by Canon.

Photojournalists with questions about the rules or entries and who want more information should contact Kenniff at contests@nppa.org or by calling +1.919.383.7246 ext. 16.

Go here for links to the rules and guidelines for each division.

Still photography entrants can go here to register.

Inside the eMail with the registration ID code, entrants will also receive a license code for the application PhotoMechanic. The download of PhotoMechanic for Macintosh or Windows-based computers is here. (Note: This version of PhotoMechanic is a trial license that will expire on the contest entry deadline, February 10, 2006. To purchase a full version of PhotoMechanic, please go here.)

To enter the Still Photography Editing categories, please go here to read the rules and submit entries.

To enter the Television Photography categories, please go here to read the rules and submit entries.

To enter the Television Editing categories, please go here to read the rules and submit entries.

To enter the Web categories, go here to read the rules and to submit entries.

For links to the rules and guidelines for each division, please click here. For more information, please contact Kenniff at contests@nppa.org. The Best Of Photojournalism 2006 contest is sponsored by Canon.

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