Region 11 by NPPA11.org
The National Press Photographers Association today announced the winners in November's month-long election for two seats on the board of directors and half of its Regional leaders. John Harrington was elected to NPPA's board of directors, and Bethany Swain was re-elected. They will begin their three-year.. (Read More)
The Visual Student by Dorothy Edwards - NPPA Student Board Rep
Patrick Breen grew up in Nebraska graduating from UNL in 2012. He is now a staff photographer for the Arizona Republic after interning there, the Lincoln Journal Star and the Northeast News Company.
[caption id="attachment_5165" align="alignnone" width="600"] Cubs Luis Valbuena.. (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)
NPPA Advocacy Committee by Mickey Osterreicher
Today was a picture perfect example of how photographers are being squeezed from all sides. On the front end photographers are being interfered with and arrested on an almost daily basis nationwide for doing nothing more than trying to do their jobs by photographing and recording matters of public concern on.. (Read More)
Presidential Pondering by NPPA President - Mike Borland
I've been absent here for a while. Too long really. I'll visit more often.
In late July I was in Chicago for a Business Blitz and saw first hand how knowledgeable the presenters were. I learned a lot about going into business for myself, if I ever want to.
I also learned.. (Read More)
Ethics Matters by John Long
June National Geographic cover debated
Compiled by John Long, Ethics Committee Chair
With Committee members Steve Raymer, Peter Southwick and Sean Elliot
It was a simple note from an NPPA member questioning the use of a digitally created photo on the cover of the June 2013 issue of National Geographic. One message -.. (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)