2008

WNPA membership form

Be a part of the Wisconsin News Photographers Association by becoming a member for the 2009-2010 season! Download the 2009-2010 Membership Form Here (PDF 32K) Primary benefits to becoming a member in WNPA include: Discount on attending the annual WNPA Convention held in March. Eligibility for monthly WNPA clip contest Eligibility in the end-of-year Photographer […]


UPDATE: Eugene Richards joins the roster of great convention speakers

UPDATE: Eugene Richards joins the roster of great convention speakers

Eugene Richards is joining the list of speakers for the 2008 WNPA Convention. He is making his appearance as a Canon Explorer of Light speaker. Eugene Richards is a photographer, writer and documentary filmmaker who is best known for his books and photographic essays on such diverse topics as breast cancer, drug addiction, poverty, AIDS, […]


Big thank-you

Our volunteers are currently hard at work readying this year’s WNPA Convention and both College and Professional contests. Whether it’s lining up speakers, managing WNPA’s finances or all the contest entry forms and membership dues there are people hard at work for you. In addition, we have a new monthly clip contest chair, and WNPA […]


Convention at Milwaukee’s Hotel Metro

THE SPEAKERS: Frazer Harrison, Michael Kienitz and Angela Grant are already signed on to speak at this year’s convention, and WNPA added Eugene Richards to round out the speaker’s list. HOTEL METRO CONTACT INFORMATION: PHONE: (414) 272-1937 Toll-Free: (877) 638-7620 E-MAIL: hotelmetro@hotelmetro.com WEBSITE: www.hotelmetro.com ROOMS: WNPA has group rates for the convention. Deluxe suites $149/nt, […]


Harrison, Grant, Kienitz headline 2008 WNPA convention

Harrison, Grant, Kienitz headline 2008 WNPA convention

Veteran entertainment photographer Frazer Harrison, photojournalist and digital imaging expert Michael Kienitz and Angela Grant, a multimedia producer at the San Antonio Express-News who authors News Videographer, a weblog featured on WNPAonline.com will be featured as guest speakers at this year’s WNPA convention held Saturday, March 29, at Milwaukee’s Hotel Metro. Frazer Harrison Harrison began […]


Lowepro kicking in some sweet gear for the convention

Dan Powers, of the Appleton Post-Crescent is hard at work securing some top-notch sponsors and also donors of sweet gear and photo accessories for this year’s convention in Milwaukee. Through his efforts, Lowepro, a manufacturer of some of the nicest photo backpacks, laptop cases, carrying bags and other accessories is kicking in over $860 worth […]


Ideas For Fun Stuff For The 2008 Convention

Hello everyone, Well, as you know, it’s approaching that time of the year again. Our annual convention will be here before you know it! Like last year, I am looking for some feedback for door prizes. I have already contacted the following companies… Lumiquest, Aquatech, Think Tank Photo, Kinesis Photo Gear, Lowe Pro, Lexar, Sandisk, […]


Mark your calenders for the 2008 WNPA Convention

The 2008 WNPA convention will be Friday, March 28 (judging) and Saturday, March 29 (speakers) in Milwaukee. We’re planning on having Saturday’s session at the Hotel Metro, unless we feel we’re going have a lot more people attend than the 110 person capacity of the ballroom. The Milwaukee Art Museum is a great venue, but […]