Michel du Cille

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Michel du Cille of The Washington Post wins First Place Picture Story International

Michel du Cille of The Washington Post was awarded First Place Picture Story International during the 2015 WHNPA Eyes of History Still Contest. Win McNamee of Getty Images won Second Place. Jahi Chikwendiu of The Washington Post won Third Place. An Award of Excellence was given to Chip Somodevilla of […]

Michel du Cille of The Washington Post wins First Place International News

Michel du Cille of The Washington Post was awarded First, Second and Third Place International News during the 2015 WHNPA Eyes of History Still Contest. Awards of Excellence were given to Chip Somodevilla of Getty Images, Michel du Cille of The Washington Post and Nikki Kahn of The Washington Post.

NPPF’s Michel du Cille Memorial

The Michel du Cille Memorial has now been established at the National Press Photographers Foundation. Michel was a member of the Foundation’s board of directors, and currently he is NPPF’s secretary. Michel was very proud of the Foundation and their role in making it possible for deserving students to receive […]

Washington Post’s Michel du Cille passes away on assignment in Liberia

Washington Post photojournalist and long time WHNPA member Michel du Cille passed away yesterday while on assignment in Liberia at age 58. He joined the Washington Post in 1988. While on staff with the Miami Herald, du Cille won two Pulitzer Prizes for his work covering the 1985 eruption of […]

2014 Eyes of History: Brendan Hoffman wins first place in International News

Congratulations to freelance photographer Brendan Hoffman for his first place win in the 2014 Eyes of History still contest’s International News category. Michel du Cille, of The Washington Post, received a second place and Chip Somodevilla, of Getty Images, won a third place. Brendan Hoffman and Michel du Cille also […]