Region 11 by NPPA11.org
Michel du Cille, 58, a photojournalist for The Washington Post who has been covering the Ebola outbreak in Liberia, collapsed and died today in rural Liberia while hiking back from a remote village.
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NPPA Advocacy Committee by Mickey Osterreicher
For all NPPA members and visual journalists in Ferguson, Missouri – Please print out the federal court orders below and keep them with you at all times.
Also please contact NPPA general counsel Mickey Osterreicher if you are interfered with or arrested. You may call or text his cell: 716.983.7800 or.. (Read More)
Edit Foundry by Shawnmontano
A motion effect changes the size, shape, opacity, duration, position of your video, image, text or graphic in your projects.
Motions effects are relatively easy in most Non-Linear Editors. I'm not going to discuss the how of motion effects. I'm going to focus on why I did certain motion effects in.. (Read More)
The Visual Student by Bettina Hansen
[caption id="attachment_5277" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Pageant contestants gather together for a photo before the rodeo queen pageant.. (Read More)
NPPA Video BOP by Merry Murray
There are two final awards the judges of the video editing competition are awarding, that is the Judges Choice Awards. This year the judges decided to award two stories, each with their own merit. Click on heading to.. (Read More)
Ethics Matters by Sean Elliot
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)
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.
[caption id="attachment_651" align="alignleft" width="500" caption="Sports Illustrated photographer Damian Strohmeyer holds one of his most famous photos from Super Bowl 42, of the key plays.. (Read More)
nppa events by Tjmullinax
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photos Â©2010 James Michalowski .. (Read More)