Overlooked at World Press Photo, Daniel Berehulak Wins 2015 Pulitzer Prize in Feature Photography | American Photo

Overlooked at World Press Photo, Daniel Berehulak Wins 2015 Pulitzer Prize in Feature Photography

Earlier this year, it was pointed out that his work went overlooked in the World Press Photo contest, where 1 in 5 finalists were disqualified for approaching some unacceptable level of post-processing.

Overlooked at World Press Photo, Daniel Berehulak Wins 2015 Pulitzer Prize in Feature Photography | American Photo

Post-Dispatch’s Ferguson Coverage Wins Pulitzer in Breaking News Photography – NYTimes.com

Post-Dispatch’s Ferguson Coverage Wins Pulitzer in Breaking News Photography

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Like most newspapers in the United States, the Post Dispatch — which was founded by Joseph Pulitzer — has suffered budget cuts and staff reductions over the last 20 years. The photography department, which once numbered 20 to 30 staff members in the 1990s, now has fewer than a dozen

Post-Dispatch’s Ferguson Coverage Wins Pulitzer in Breaking News Photography – NYTimes.com

For the photojournalists who covered Ferguson, winning a Pulitzer is ‘an odd feeling’ | Poynter.

For the photojournalists who covered Ferguson, winning a Pulitzer is ‘an odd feeling’

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On Monday afternoon, a few hours after winning a Pulitzer for breaking news photography with the photo staff at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, David Carson went right back to work. Earlier, there was a little champagne and a cake that went uncut for while. The newsroom was proud of the win, Carson said, but it’s hard to celebrate something that started with a young man losing his life.

For the photojournalists who covered Ferguson, winning a Pulitzer is ‘an odd feeling’ | Poynter.

Kevin Frayer, Diana Markosian Win Chris Hondros Fund Awards | TIME

Kevin Frayer, Diana Markosian Win Chris Hondros Fund Awards

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When photojournalist Chris Hondros was killed in Libya four years ago, he left behind a legacy of award-winning images that continue to inspire photographers today. “It’s the kind of work that so many of our generation of photographers would aspire to do,” says Kevin Frayer, a Canadian photojournalist. “He was prolific in his excellence.”

Kevin Frayer, Diana Markosian Win Chris Hondros Fund Awards | TIME

Photojournalist Moises Saman Receives Guggenheim Fellowship | TIME

Photojournalist Moises Saman Receives Guggenheim Fellowship

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Awarded annually since 1925 “to further the development of scholars and artists by assisting them to engage in research in any field of knowledge and creation in any of the arts, under the freest possible conditions” the Guggenheim is one of the most prestigious awards of its kind.

Photojournalist Moises Saman Receives Guggenheim Fellowship | TIME

NPPA $6K Short Grant Winners Announced | NPPA

NPPA $6K Short Grant Winners Announced

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ATHENS, GA (April 7, 2015) – Today the National Press Photographers Association announced the winners of the NPPA’s Short Grants. This year’s winners are Preston Gannaway, Stephen Reiss, Brendan Hoffman, Michael Forster Rothbart, Pete Marovich, and Richard Tsong-Taatarii. The photographers will be awarded $6,000 USD to further or complete a community photography story.

NPPA $6K Short Grant Winners Announced | NPPA

Jahi Chikwendiu, Jerry Wolford Win NPPA’s Photojournalists Of The Year | NPPA

Jahi Chikwendiu, Jerry Wolford Win NPPA’s Photojournalists Of The Year

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ATHENS, OH (March 31, 2015) – Jahi Chikwendiu of The Washington Post was today named the National Press Photographers Association’s Best Of Photojournalism 2015 Photojournalist of the Year (Large Markets) and Jerry Wolford of the News & Record in Greensboro, NC, was selected as the Photojournalist of the Year (Small Markets). 

Jahi Chikwendiu, Jerry Wolford Win NPPA’s Photojournalists Of The Year | NPPA

Winner of the Anja Niedringhaus Courage in Photojournalism Award Revealed | TIME

Winner of the Anja Niedringhaus Courage in Photojournalism Award Revealed

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“I think it’s the highest honor I’ve ever experienced in my career,” says American photographer Heidi Levine, the first recipient of the Anja Niedringhaus Courage in Photojournalism Award. “Yet, at the same time, I really feel heartbroken because of the circumstances in which this award was created.”

Winner of the Anja Niedringhaus Courage in Photojournalism Award Revealed | TIME