News Archive

First Month's Results Of The New Digital MNCC Go Live
04/02/2008 // DURHAM, NC - In January, NPPA announced that its popular and long-standing Monthly News Clip Contest was going digital beginning with that month's entries. And now the digital results of the first month of the online MNCC are coming in from the...
Wolfgang's Wet, Wired & Wicked Fast
04/01/2008 // EINDHOVEN, NETHERLANDS - Reuters photojournalist Wolfgang Rattay reveals in his Reuters blog how he's perfected the art of using a Canon EOS 1D and a Canon transmitter, anchored to the bottom of a Dutch swimming pool, to take a picture of a world-...
Funeral Services Sunday For Photojournalist Dith Pran
04/01/2008 // By Donald R. WinslowSOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Funeral services will be Sunday, April 6, for Dith Pran, the photojournalist who survived torture and starvation at the hands of the brutal Khmer Rouge and...
Illinois Senate Passes Bill Protecting Press Access To High School Sports
04/01/2008 // SPRINGFIELD, IL  - The Illinois Senate voted today 47-5 in favor of a bill that would prohibit the Illinois High School Association from regulating the use of news photographs and the media's access to public high school competitions.An identical...
Online Registration Now Open For Convergence '08 In Louisville
03/31/2008 //  DURHAM, NC - Registration is now open for NPPA's Convergence '08 in Louisville, KY, beginning May 27, 2008.Online registration is now live here.In the race to bring award-winning multimedia photojournalism to the Web, the National Press...
Four Photojournalists Killed During Vietnam War Come Home For Burial
03/31/2008 //  WASHINGTON, DC - Remains from the crash site where four photojournalists were killed when their helicopter went down in Laos during the Vietnam war will be buried on Thursday April 3, 2008, during a ceremony at the Newseum in Washington.On February...
Photojournalist Dith Pran, "Killing Fields" Survivor, Dies
03/30/2008 // By Donald R. WinslowNEW BRUNSWICK, NJ (March 30, 2008) – Dith Pran, the Cambodian photojournalist who survived starvation, torture, and the Khmer Rouge reign of genocide, and whose story was the...
Web Site Winners Named In NPPA's 2008 Best Of Photojournalism Contest
03/30/2008 //  ST. PETERSBURG, FL - Judges picking winners in the Web site categories of NPPA's 2008 Best Of Photojournalism competition have released the following results, along with judges' comments, from the contest's host site at The Poynter...
Illinois Photographer Of The Year Ends In Tie
03/29/2008 // CHAMPAIGN, IL - The Illinois Press Photographer Association's annual photography contest at their yearly convention ended tonight with a tie for first place.After a long discussion by the judges, Scott Strazzante of...
Getty's John Moore Named Photojournalist Of The Year (Larger Markets)
03/29/2008 //  ST. PETERSBURG, FL - John Moore of Getty Images was picked as the NPPA 2008 Best Of Photojournalism competition's Photojournalist of the Year (Larger Markets) today at the end of the final round of judging in this...

Pages