Press Releases

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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 […]

PRESS RELEASE: 2014 WHNPA still photography award winners announced; Astrid Riecken and Win McNamee named top winners

Nation’s Leading Photojournalists Compete for Top Industry Awards (download) (WASHINGTON, D.C. – Feb. 9, 2014) – The White House News Photographers Association announced that freelance photographer Astrid Riecken has been named “Photographer of the Year” and Win McNamee has won “Political Photo of the Year” in the 2014 ‘The Eyes […]

PRESS RELEASE: 2014 WHNPA Student Eyes Of History Still and Video Photographers of the Year Award Winners Announced

Nation’s Student Photographers Compete for Top Awards (download) (WASHINGTON, D.C. – Feb. 9, 2014) – The White House News Photographers Association announced that Jabin Botsford of Western Kentucky University has been named the WHNPA Student Still Photographer of the Year and in the first year of the student video division […]

WHNPA Joins broad coalition of media organizations to Meet with White House Press Secretary and other Obama administration officials

(WASHINGTON, D.C. – Dec. 17, 2013) – Today, the White House News Photographers Association joined other industry leaders, including the White House Correspondents Association, the American Society of News Editors, Associated Press Media Editors, National Press Photographers Association and representatives of the television network pool at a meeting with White […]

WHNPA Program at FotoWeekDC To Feature White House News Photographers Association Legal Counsel

Washington, DC—The White House News Photographers Association and the Carroll Square Gallery announce a free and open to the public presentation on Wednesday, November 6, 2013, beginning at 6:30 p.m., with James Lorin Silverberg, Director of Litigation for The Intellectual Property Group, and multiple award winning photographer and WHNPA member […]

White House News Photographers National Eyes of History Images at Local Gallery

Exhibit Features Images From First-ever National Political Photo Competition The White House News Photographers Association and the Carroll Square Gallery announce the opening of the exhibit: White House News Photographers Association: National Eyes of History 2013 on Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, with a reception from 6:00–8:00pm. The exhibition will remain […]