Best of Photojournalism 2014 Exhibition Through October 31
(West Palm Beach, FL – August 27, 2014) Fatima NeJame, president and chief executive officer of the world-renowned Palm Beach Photographic Centre (PBPC), today announced that due to popular demand the not-for-profit organization is extending the exhibition Best of Photojournalism 2014 through October 31. It was originally scheduled to close at the end of August.
The exhibition features winning photographs from the National Press Photographers Association (NPPA) 2014 Best of Journalism Awards, which were presented at a special ceremony in West Palm Beach earlier this month. More than 60 award-winning visual journalists from around the world attended the 2-day event hosted by the Photo Centre, attracting more than 2,000 photography fans from throughout Florida to various NPPA events.
About the National Press Photographers Association:
The National Press Photographers Association is the leading voice advocating for the work of visual journalists today. Founded in the days of sheet film box cameras and newsreels, the organization fights for the working news photographer, videographer and multimedia journalist in the Internet Age. NPPA is dedicated to the advancement of visual journalism – its creation, practice, training, editing and distribution – in all news media and works to promote its role as a vital public service.
About NPPA's Best of Journalism Awards:
Renowned as “the contests designed for photojournalists by photojournalists,”
About the Palm Beach Photographic Centre:
The Palm Beach Photographic Centre is a 501(c)3 nonprofits arts organization dedicated to the enhancement of community through the photographic arts. It is located at the downtown City Center municipal complex at 415 Clematis Street in downtown West Palm Beach. Hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday – Thursday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday. For more information, please call 561.253.2600 or visit www.workshop.org or www.fotofusion.org.
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