Region 11 by NPPA11.org
Registration is now open for NPPA's 2014 Multimedia Immersion Workshop, an intense five-day, hands-on training session for visual journalists who are looking to expand and grow their multimedia skills using the latest technology.
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NPPA Advocacy Committee by Mickey Osterreicher
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the National Press Photographers Association (NPPA) announced that it had joined the Coalition for Court Transparency (CCT). Citing long lines outside the Supreme Court and the millions of Americans who are interested in, and affected by, the Court’s decisions but unable to see.. (Read More)
Ethics Matters by John Long
Some thoughts on photojournalism ethics today
By Ethics committee members
John Long, Steve Raymer, Peter Southwick and Sean Elliot
There was an interesting confluence of ethics oriented events this week: AP dismissed a freelancer for digitally altering a photo; VOGUE magazine retouched a series of photos of Lena Dunham and was criticized for.. (Read More)
Presidential Pondering by NPPA President - Mark Dolan
President Obama appears to have nothing against having his picture taken. He's photographed pretty much constantly by Official White House Photographer, Pete Souza. Pete does a great job documenting President Obama, no doubt about that. There has been an unprecedented flow of photos online through the White House Flickr photostream.. (Read More)
The Visual Student by Brian McDermott
Congratulations to Steph Anderson Chambers of Missouri State University for earning the most points in the NPPA’s 2012-2013 Student Quarterly Clip Contest.
It’s been a great year for Chambers. After graduating from college in the spring, she interned in Kalamazoo, Michigan, and just before Thanksgiving started her first full-time.. (Read More)
Edit Foundry by Shawnmontano
In this post I continue using the Journey of Hope Documentary. I use part 2 of Journey of Hope
When I edit I want to compliment the photographer. When I get a story that I know the photographer has put a.. (Read More)
TV BOP by Merry Murray
Hi everyone--Great week of judging! Here are the judges' video comments in our youtube playlist:
The youtube page is: nppabopvideo and the playlist can also be found here
Thanks to Bob Gould and his students Chloe Hill and Daniel Hamburg for getting these shot.. (Read More)
Gear Geek by Mark E. Johnson
Back in the days of yore, we all carried metal cable releases with us. If you were locked down on a tripod and needed to either trip the shutter without touching the camera or hold the shutter open for a long time, this was your tool of choice. One end.. (Read More)
NPPA Region 8 by Kevin M. Cox
SAN ANTONIO, TX:Â Do you know what your legal rights are as a photographer? In these days of ever changing digital technology, complicated contracts, work for hire, decreased budgets and even the fear of terrorism, knowing our legal rights and how they effect us and our businesses can be.. (Read More)
NPPA Region 4 by Stephen Sample
NPPA Convergence by Mark E. Johnson
By: Frances Micklow
Ian Fisher: American Soldier
27 months, three years from idea to publication. 130,000 photographs, 130 hours of video. They had the love of photojournalism to get this published.
2007: â€œWho would want to sign up no?â€
Working title: A Colarado.. (Read More)
Visual Journal(ism) - Region 1 by Johnwalker
Region One member Damian Strohmeyer was featured recently in a nice write up in his hometown Lexington Minuteman newspaper.
Read the story here.
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nppa events by Tjmullinax
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photos Â©2010 James Michalowski .. (Read More)