19th Annual NPPA Women In Photojournalism Conference

New Orleans will host the 19th Annual Women in Photojournalism Conference

August 8-10, 2008
Astor Crowne Plaza
739 Canal St.

The Women in Photojournalism Conference is an educational program for both print and television photojournalists sponsored by The National Press Photographers Association.

There will be talented speakers who will inspire and rekindle your own commitment to the craft. The workshops will give you real tools for success. The conference will feature a juried exhibition, still and multimedia critiques, workshops on lighting, Adobe CS3, Final Cut Pro, multimedia production, and business practices.

A reception for the juried exhibition “Freedom of Expression” will be held at the Mckenna Museum of African American Art (2003 Carondelet Street) from 7 to 9pm. This event is open to the public.

People interested in attending the conference can register for the weekend or by the day. For a full schedule, registration information and list of speakers please check out the conference website: http://www.womeninphotojournalism.org/main.php