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Celebration Of Life Set For Ray Farkas
01/23/2008 //  WASHINGTON, DC - The family of the late television producer Ray Farkas have planned a Celebration Of Ray's Life for Saturday, January 26, 2008, at the Bethesda Theater, 7719 Wisconsin Ave. in Bethesda, MD."In the...
Bernard "Bernie" Boston, 74, Retired Los Angeles Times Photojournalist, Was An Icon
01/22/2008 //  BASYE, VA - Retired Los Angeles Times photojournalist Bernard "Bernie" Boston, 74, a two-time Pulitzer Prize finalist and an NPPA Life Member, died today at his home in rural Virginia. Boston is probably best remembered for his...
Jahi Chikwendiu Named WHNPA Photographer Of The Year
01/21/2008 // By Caroline E. CouigWASHINGTON, DC - Judges shifted thorough more than 3,000 still images and scores of multimedia pieces at National Geographic this weekend during the White House News Photographers Association's "Eyes Of History...
Getty Images Up For Sale, New York Times Reports
01/21/2008 // By Donald R. WinslowAUSTIN, TX - On a day when the top headlines in The New York Times say "Stocks Plunge Worldwide On Fears Of A U.S. Recession," and "Hundreds Of Layoffs Expected At Yahoo," Silicon Valley's Cinderella story whose...
George Honeycutt, Retired Houston Chronicle Photo Director
01/17/2008 // HOUSTON, TX - Former Houston Chronicle director of photography George Honeycutt, 72, died Tuesday in a Lufkin, TX, hospital, Houston photojournalist Dave Einsel reported."George was...
It's Time To Register For The Kalish
01/13/2008 // MEMPHIS, TN - Scott Sines says it's time to register for The Kalish, version 2.008."For those who have experienced The Kalish, you might think about coming back because it’s much different. If you’ve never been to...
Anthony Clark Receives 2008 Gordon Yoder Award
01/12/2008 // DURHAM, NC - The National Press Photographers Foundation, Inc. has awarded Anthony Clark of Global TV in Burnaby, British Columbia, the 2008 Gordon Yoder Award of $1,000 to assist with the expenses...
Truth With A Camera Workshop Cancelled For 2008
01/11/2008 // By Donald R. Winslow© 2008 News Photographer magazineCHESAPEAKE, VA - The 2008 Truth With A Camera Workshop has been cancelled, according to Edom Foundation for Photojournalism Education director Dr. Vme Edom Smith...
Television Legend Ray Farkas, 72
01/06/2008 // WASHINGTON, DC – Ray Farkas, 72, a legendary television storyteller and producer, died peacefully Friday night at the Community Hospice in Washington, his family announced.Farkas documented his own brain surgery in...
Retired AP Photojournalist Charles Tasnadi Dies In Washington
01/06/2008 // By Darrell BartonEDMOND, OK - Why does Ray Farkas matter to photojournalists? I don't think he ever picked up a camera and he certainly never called himself a photographer. He was a producer. That's a term that is used in television...

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