News Archive

South Region March MNCC Results Under Review
05/04/2016 // ATHENS, GA (May 4, 2016) - Results from the Monthly News Clip Contest are being reviewed after it was found that not all entries from South Region in March’s contest made it to judges.Judges returned a judging sheet with no Portrait/Illustration...
UPI, Reuters Chief Photographer Terry Bochatey, 66
04/30/2016 // By Donald R. Winslow & Jim BourgDENVER, CO (April 30, 2016) – Terry Bochatey, a globe-trotting photojournalist of wire service fame who was known for his relentless pursuit of news and creativity for getting photographs out to...
NPPA Welcomes a New Student Chapter at Howard University
04/29/2016 // By Adrienne AndrewsATHENS, GA (April 29, 2016) - The brand new NPPA student chapter formed at Howard University this spring marks the NPPA’s 14th student branch and its very first chapter at a Historically Black College or University (HBCU), a...
The Mentoring Life
04/29/2016 // By Martin Smith-Rodden, Ball State UniversityAUGUSTA, GA (April 29, 2016) - So – who was it for you?I can think of few professions that are as mentor-influenced as photojournalism. While my own early academic experience was full of fits and starts (...
News Photographer magazine editor Donald Winslow Talks Ongoing Dedication to NPPA, Assistant Editor Opening
04/22/2016 // Adrienne AndrewsATHENS, GA (April 21, 2016) -- When Donald Winslow, the editor of News Photographer magazine, was hired as the managing editor of content creation for Amarillo Globe-News and AGN Media in Texas, he wasn’t anywhere close to being...
L.A. Times Pulitzer Prize-Winning Coverage of San Bernardino Shooting
04/22/2016 // Adrienne AndrewsATHENS, GA (April 22, 2016) – Photojournalist Marcus Yam was fast asleep that day after working a graveyard shift all night at the Los Angeles Times. But then he was jolted out of his slumber by a call from the newspaper's senior...
Aaron Vincent Elkaim, Nathaniel Brunt Win Alexia Grant Top Honors
04/22/2016 // ATHENS, GA (April 22, 2016) – The Alexia Foundation is pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 Alexia Grants. The winner of the $20,000 Professional Grant is Aaron Vincent Elkaim of Toronto, Canada. And the winner of the first place Student...
The 2016 Imagely Fund Open For Entry
04/20/2016 // ATHENS, GA (April 20, 2016) - The 2016 Imagely Fund competition is now open for entry.The fund offers a $5,000 grant to a photographer to help fund one humanitarian or environmental photography project each grant cycle. Their goal is to provide...
NPPA Board Member Danese Kenon Named Deputy Photo Director, Tampa Bay Times
04/19/2016 // ATHENS, GA (April 19, 2016) - On the heels of winning two Pulitzer Prizes, The Tampa Bay Times has announced that veteran photojournalist Danese Kenon will join the staff to become their deputy director of photography for video and multimedia.Kenon...
NPPA Announces New Contact Number
04/19/2016 // Due to the recent sale of the Durham property the NPPA has retired its long time contact number. The new contact number for general information, events, magazine and membership related issues is now 919-237-1782. Please update your contact...

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