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Podcast recording: The Right to Photograph and record
07/14/2016 // Listen to the Podcast from Preparing for the DNC: The right to Photograph and Record that was presented in Philadelphia on July 12, 2016 at http://lubetkin.net/loc69. Special thanks to NPPA member and podcaster extraordinaire Steve Lubetkin for...
7 VR websites for Journalists
07/14/2016 // By Katelyn UmholtzVirtual reality may be new to the visual journalism world, but it has made quite a splash since its debut. Ken Harper, a photojournalist and professor at Syracuse University, said VR technology is the future of storytelling.“From...
Nick Ut Announces Upcoming Retirement: “Nicky Didn’t Go To The War, The War Came To Him”
07/12/2016 // By Donald R. WinslowATHENS, GA (July 12, 2016) - Legendary photojournalist Nick Ut has announced his upcoming retirement from The Associated Press after 51 years. The kind, funny, gentle and greatly-admired photographer who has been a friend to so...
URGENT: New Location for Right to Photograph Seminar in Philadelphia
07/12/2016 // The site has moved for National Press Photographers Association (NPPA) and the Society of Professional Journalists presentation Preparing for the DNC: Right to Photograph...
Caught in the Middle of the Dallas Ambush
07/11/2016 // By Tom BurtonATHENS, GA (July 11, 2016) The crowd carried signs and chanted as they marched back to Belo Garden Park in Dallas on July 7. By all accounts, it had been a peaceful demonstration as they paraded through downtown, protesting the police...
Family celebrates life of David Gilkey
07/10/2016 // ATHENS, GA (July 10, 2017) - On Friday the family and friends of David Gilkey gathered in Portland, OR, to remember him … not as the war photographer, but as "David, the boy."An accomplished and veteran conflict photographer, Gilkey and his...
New Student Quarterly Clip Contest Results
07/10/2016 // ATHENS, GA (July 10, 2016) – There's a new set of winning contest images on the National Press Photographers Association's Web site, and that's the NPPA Student Quarterly Clip Contest results.View the winning images and check out the current...
Photographer Cletus Marcel (Pete) Hohn, 89
07/09/2016 // ATHENS, GA (July 9, 2016) - Cletus Marcel (Pete) Hohn was born on Christmas Day, 1927, and died on the Fourth of July, 2016, at Lakeside Oasis Hospice in Buffalo, Minnesota.Hohn was born at his family home just one block from the Mississippi River...
Department of Defense Learns From NPPA
07/09/2016 // By Katelyn UmholtzMembers of the NPPA took part in the Department of Defense Visual Storytelling Workshop in Anchorage, Alaska, which went from June 26 to July 2. Melissa Lyttle, Mark Dolan, Brad Smith and Mary Calvert worked as team leaders...
Slate Photo Illustrations Draw Objections From News Agencies
07/06/2016 // By Tom BurtonNews photos that were digitally combined to show Vladimir Putin at campaign events with presidential candidate Donald Trump have been removed from the Slate website after objections from news organizations that distributed the original...

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