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Scott Applewhite Gala

Scott Applewhite Selected for 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award

The White House News Photographers Association® announced that they will present Scott Applewhite, a photographer with the Associated Press with the association’s Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2017 ‘Eyes of History®’ annual awards gala Saturday, June 10, 2017, at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Washington, DC. Applewhite is the recipient […]

Bill Auth named one of International Photographic Council 2014 Leadership Award recipients

Longtime WHNPA member Bill Auth has been named as one of nine recipients for the 2014 2014 Leadership Award by the International Photographic Council. More information about the wards and the other recipients can be seen in the IPC press release or on the IPC website.

White House denies independent press photographers request to photograph Obama and Dalai Lama

White House Issues Visual Press Release After Meeting (download) (WASHINGTON, D.C. ­ Feb. 21, 2014) ­ The White House News Photographers Association (WHNPA) takes issue with the White House again releasing an official photograph of President Obama’s meeting with the Dalai Lama today. Despite repeated requests from various news organizations, […]

PRESS RELEASE: Doug Wilkes selected as the 2014 White House News Photographers Lifetime Achievement Award Winner

WTTG-TV, FOX 5 NEWS cameraman has long history of service to the WHNPA and profession (download) (WASHINGTON, D.C. – Feb. 10, 2014) – The White House News Photographers Association announced that they will present Doug Wilkes of WTTG – Fox 5 News with the association’s Lifetime Achievement Award at the […]

PRESS RELEASE: 2014 WHNPA Video Contest award winners announced; John Landy of the BBC and Lance Ing of WTTG – FOX – 5 News win top honors

Nation’s Leading Video Photojournalists Compete for Top Awards (download) (WASHINGTON, D.C. – Feb. 9, 2014) – The White House News Photographers Association announced that John Landy of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) has been awarded the 2014 WHNPA Video Photographer of the Year in the ‘Eyes of History™’ video contest. […]

PRESS RELEASE: 2014 multimedia award winners announced

Nation’s Leading Multimedia Journalists Compete for Top Industry Awards (download) (WASHINGTON, D.C. – Feb. 9, 2014) – The White House News Photographers Association announced the winners of the Multimedia categories in the annual ‘Eyes of History™’ competition. Jim Lo Scalzo won first place in the Linear Storytelling category for Iowa’s […]