NPPA Advocacy Committee by Mickey Osterreicher
The National Press Photographers Association (NPPA), joined by The Motion Picture Association of America, Inc., The American Society of Media Photographers, The Radio Television Digital News Association, and The Society of Professional Journalists, has submitted letters to each of the Texas Senators, expressing extreme opposition to House Bill 912, which.. (Read More)
Region 11 by NPPA11.org
HARTFORD, CT (May 17, 2013) – John Long, a National Press Photographers Association past president and the chairman of NPPA's Ethics and Standards Committee, will be inducted into the Connecticut Journalism Hall of Fame on May 23.
Edit Foundry by Shawnmontano
Our story for this post is How Far She's Come.
I'll bet you've edited a story very similar to this. The story is great but the visuals you have to put it together with are just ok. I strive to make every edit the.. (Read More)
The Visual Student by Brian McDermott
Michelle Jay was on Heartbreak Hill when her phone died. The photo editor of The Daily Free Press at Boston University didn’t think much of it. She was doing double duty, focusing on a few runners and photographing the Boston Marathon for an advanced photojournalism class.. (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)
Presidential Pondering by NPPA President - Mike Borland
Let me start by describing my day on February 26.
I'll start at the end, just so you know it isn't a tragedy.
It ends with Laphroaig over ice.
Back to the beginning.
Up at 5 am to drive to a murder trial where I would be the pool camera. That's complicated.. (Read More)
Ethics Matters by John Long
In the past several days, two contest-winning photographs have become fuel for a Blog world explosion of opinions on the ethics involved in digital post-processing and proper journalistic captioning.
This NPPA Ethics Blog is a compilation of a series of eMails as these two issues came to light over a number.. (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)