2006

You may have already won!

Dan Powers of the Appleton Post-Crescent cannot find who won two Aquatech raincoats at the WNPA convention, but he would sure like to find out. Please e-mail him at dpowers@appleton.gannett.com so you can claim your prize.


Donations make for treasure chest of door prizes, contest awards

Various photo-friendly companies have stepped forward to provide a treasure chest of door prizes and contest awards for this year’s convention. Check out what contest winners and convention attendees are eligible to recieve. It’s an impressive list that grows longer by the day. Photo Awards: The Post Crescent is donating two of Canon’s newest Elph […]


Peter Read Miller confirmed as convention speaker

Peter Read Miller has been confirmed as a speaker for this year’s WNPA Convention. California based photographer Peter Read Miller has an impressive client list including ‘Sports Illustrated’, ‘Time Magazine’ ‘The New York Times’, Kodak, Coca-Cola, Addidas and the National Football League. With more than 20 years of experience, Peter Read Miller is recognized as […]


Parking for the 2006 Convention

For those of us who are out of towners or otherwise unfamiliar with the area, the Journal Sentinel was kind enough to provide a map of downtown Milwaukee showing the Art Museum district along with your closest parking options. See the graphic below for details:


Chris Hondros joins convention speakers lineup

Chris Hondros, of Getty Images, who is currently in Iraq will be joining us as a speaker and judge at this year convention March 31 and April 1 in Milwaukee. Hondros is an American Pulitzer Prize-nominated photojournalist. Born in New York City to immigrant Greek and German parents, he moved to North Carolina as a […]


Star-Tribune’s Regina McCombs joins convention

Regina McCombs from the StarTribune has confirmed she is going to join us. She is a multimedia reporter (photographer/producer) for startribune.com, the online portion of the Star Tribune, Minneapolis-St. Paul. She arrived there after 13 years as a television photographer and field producer at KARE-TV, the NBC affiliate in the Twin Cities. As a multimedia […]


First speaker confirmed for 2006 Convention

Our very own Mark Hoffmann has confirmed our first speaker for the 2006 convention: Our first speaker confirmed speaker will be Ted Jackson of the New Orleans Times-Picayune. He’ll talk about what it was like actually living through Hurricane Katrina and the aftermath. His story, photo gallery and video excerpts can be found at: http://www.digitaljournalist.org/issue0512/jackson_intro.html […]


2006 Convention: Suggest a Speaker

December 18, 2005 Get the work calendar out, it’s time to block off time to attend the 2006 Wisconsin News Photographer Convention. The WNPA Convention will be held Friday, March 31 with judging being held at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel building and Saturday, April 1 with speakers at the Milwaukee Art Museum. Event times will […]