to Apr 30

2018 Year in Pictures photos and multi-media winners Tuesday, April 23, 6:30-9:30 p.m.


This year’s 2018 Year in Pictures photos and multi-media winners will be presented at the incredible exhibit space at El Barrio Artspace PS 109, 215 E. 99th Street in Manhattan on Tuesday, April 23, 6:30-9:30 p.m. There should be plenty of nearby parking, and mass transit.


The winners of the annual contest will receive their prizes, including cash awards and plaques at this event.

The New York Press Photographers Association (NYPPA) is proud to announce the winners of the 2019 Photographer of the Year and the 2019 Sports Photographer of the Year Awards.

Thomas A. Ferrara, staff photographer of Newsday, has been named the 2019 NYPPA Photographer of the Year, sponsored by Canon Inc. The panel of three judges considered versatility, content and quality in selecting the Photographer of the Year winner. Judges said that Ferrara’s portfolio stood out because of the variety of images that showed the strength and diversity of the photographer’s images.

Brad Penner, Independent Photographer for USA Today Sports, has been named the 2019 NYPPA Sports Photographer of the Year, sponsored by Getty Images. The judges said that his portfolio showed strong visual content at a variety of sporting events.

The 2019 NYPPA Best in Show sponsored by FujiFilm will be announced at the Gallery opening.

The gallery presentation will feature the winning pictures in free-standing frames. The multi-media videos will be shown in a separate viewing room being provided by the gallery.

Members and their guests will be treated to live music, food and open bar for the entire evening. Come as you are or come dressed to the nines and celebrate great photojournalism and multi-media.

If you want to receive your prize money and plaques, you are encouraged to show up for this event.

The exhibit will be open from April 20-30 daily.

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to Mar 3

83rd Annual Photography & Multimedia Contest Judging March 2nd & 3rd, 2018

The 83rd Annual Photography & Multimedia Contest judging will be taking place on Friday March 2nd and Saturday March 3rd, 2018. All members are invited to attend this year’s judging of the 2018 Year in Pictures to be held again at the CUNY Graduate School, 219 West 40th Street in Manhattan.

The Friday judging will begin at 3:30 PM and last till about 6:30 PM. The Saturday judging will begin at 9 AM and end at about 6 PM. Check the website to confirm these hours.

Three judges, are Chloe Coleman, Rick Loomis and Jessica Rinaldi and they, will evaluate thousands of photos submitted by our members from 2017. Come and listen to the judges for an educational experience and see which pictures will win. 


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6:30 PM18:30

Feb 2nd General Members Meeting

The NYPPA will be holding its annual General Meeting on THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at Southern Hospitality, 645 9th Avenue in Manhattan. Food and drink will be served at this important meeting that will help determine the direction of the NYPPA for the upcoming year.

>> More info here.

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to Mar 5

Contest Judging

The NYPPA contest will be judged March 4 and 5, Friday afternoon from 3 to 6pm and Saturday beginning at 9a and running until 6p at the Graduate School of Journalism of CUNY.

On Friday, use the 219 west 40th street entrance.This entrance is closed on weekends, so on Saturday use this address: 230 West 41st.

Members are invited to attend the judging 3p-6p Friday and 9a-conclusion Saturday.

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