Tag: Melissa Lyttle

  • The Recipients of the 42nd W. Eugene Smith Fund Grant | Blind

    https://www.blind-magazine.com/en/news/the-recipients-of-the-42nd-w-eugene-smith-fund-grant-en The Award is being shared among five photographers covering stories from around the world. Each winner will receive $10,000 to be used to continue their individual projects on a range of subjects.

  • WATCH: Business Advice from Melissa Lyttle – PhotoShelter Blog

    WATCH: Business Advice from Melissa Lyttle Hear about Melissa’s multiple income streams, stories of how one opportunity led to a big break and get insights into how you can avoid common photo business mistakes.

  • Free Webinar: The Do’s and Don’ts of a Successful Photography Business – PhotoShelter Blog

    https://blog.photoshelter.com/2021/05/dos-and-donts-of-a-successful-photography-business-webinar/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+PhotoshelterBlog+%28PhotoShelter+Blog%29 This Friday, May 7th at 12pm ET, freelance photographer and photojournalist Melissa Lyttle is joining us for a free webinar all about how to run a successful photo business. With decades of freelance experience, Melissa is adamant about one thing: she’s a business owner first and photographer second.

  • #Freelancelife AMA with Melissa Lyttle – PhotoShelter Blog

    [contentcards url=”https://blog.photoshelter.com/2019/01/freelancelife-ama-with-melissa-lyttle/”] #Freelancelife AMA with Melissa Lyttle – PhotoShelter Blog We often talk about the impact of social media on the photography industry. One thing less discussed, though, is how photographers can harness their own social media influence to help their peers. Enter Melissa Lyttle.

  • APhotoADay

    [contentcards url=”https://www.aphotoaday.org/”] APhotoADay APhotoADay is different things to different people. It started off as an email listserv and a website. It was a home for work you shot for you — not them. It was a place to get constructive criticism. A place to seek inspiration. A like-minded group of people dedicated to the advancement of […]

  • Geeking Out with the NPPA’s Melissa Lyttle – PhotoShelter Blog

    [contentcards url=”https://blog.photoshelter.com/2017/11/geeking-nppas-melissa-lyttle/”] Geeking Out with the NPPA’s Melissa Lyttle – PhotoShelter Blog If you’re a photojournalist, you need to know Melissa Lyttle. And even if you have a different niche, you should know her anyway. Lyttle is an independent visual journalist in Los Angeles, having previously worked as a staff photographer for a number of […]

  • Know your NPPA President – Q&A with Melissa Lyttle | The Visual Student

    Know your NPPA President – Q&A with Melissa Lyttle On the Board of Directors, we talk a lot about the value of a membership, and I want people to know that their hard-earned money is being put to good use. Other than that, I’m excited with the direction our technology committee is going, helping to […]

  • Melissa Lyttle Elected NPPA President | NPPA

    Melissa Lyttle Elected NPPA President

  • Melissa Lyttle: My Florida – Photo & Beer Night | The Photo Brigade

    Melissa Lyttle: My Florida – Photo & Beer Night Freelance photographer and NPPA Vice President Melissa Lyttle shared her collection of photos from her home state titled “My Florida” at a special invite-only “Photos and Beer Night” at PhotoShelter HQ in New York.

  • the life of m — 6 Months Into Freelancing, 6 Lessons Learned (the…

    6 Months Into Freelancing, 6 Lessons Learned The hardest thing for me to come to terms with was that I was a newspaper photographer, and now I am not. And I loved being a newspaper photographer. Loved. Loved covering my community

  • Melissa Lyttle reflects on judging POYi | dvafoto

    Melissa Lyttle reflects on judging POYi Recently on tumblr, Melissa Lyttle reflected on her experience as a judge for this year’s POYi contest news division. She writes about the overall experience of judging the contest and gives more fine-grained observations about specific categories and trends in submissions. It’s well worth a read.

  • the life of m — Judging POYi is such a unique experience that I…

    Judging POYi is such a unique experience that I… Judging POYi is such a unique experience that I wanted to share some thoughts and insights with you. 

  • NPPA Names Annual Honor And Recognition Award Winners | NPPA

    NPPA Names Annual Honor And Recognition Award Winners Julie Jones is the recipient of the Joseph Costa Award, Melissa Lyttle is the winner of the Clifton C. Edom Award, Mickey H. Osterreicher is this year’s winner of the Alicia Calzada First Amendment Award, and John S. Hyjek is the Jim Gordon Editor of the Year. […]

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  • SochiPhotogs on Twitter

    Link: @melissalyttle/SochiPhotogs on Twitter professional photogs covering the 2014 winter olympics in sochi

  • Baby Riley

    Link: the life of m Trisomy 18, the doctor said, is “incompatible with life.” The baby would likely die before birth. If she did live, odds were a coin toss that she would die in the first weeks and less than 1 in 10 she would live a year. She would not cry or smile, […]

  • Sequel to Pulitzer Prize-winning ‘girl in the window’ story shows challenges of crafting a followup

    Poynter: Melissa Lyttle: It’s the one that was our lead photo the first time around, where [Bernie Lierow is] hugging her and she’s just kind of dangling, lifeless and limp, and not hugging back. And that scene happened again … I made this picture in the living room this time where he was hugging her. […]

  • the life of m

    I don’t know exactly how Melissa Lyttle’s blog fell off my RSS map. I’ve been missing out on so many great posts. Right now she’s posting some great photographs from Pakistan, and going through the posts from the past few months will fire you up. Melissa’s passion for photography is contagious. Make sure you check […]

  • Melissa Lyttle Appointed To NPPA's Board Of Directors

    Melissa Lyttle, a staff photojournalist for the St. Petersburg Times and the founder of the popular Web site “A Photo A Day” and Geekfest, has been appointed to the National Press Photographers Association’s board of directors by NPPA president Sean D. Elliot. Link: Melissa Lyttle Appointed To NPPA’s Board Of Directors

  • the life of m » Open Letter to Newspaper Photographers… (who are still at newspapers)

    Melissa Lyttle- Dear Newspaper Photographer, If you think it’s all doom and gloom, it’s not. I say that to remind you that you, scratch that… that we, still have the best job around. We get paid to take pictures for a living. We work for newspapers that people read, that are incredibly relevant to their […]