Palm Beach County Visual Arts

Palm Beach Photographic Centre to Present NPPA 2014 Best of Photojournalism Awards

Palm Beach Photographic Centre to Present NPPA 2014 Best of Photojournalism AwardsAugust 8 & 9, Palm Beach Photographic Centre, 415 Clematis Street, West Palm Beach

Public is invited to opening of 2014 BOP Exhibition on Friday, 5pm-10pm, and Free TED-Style Discussions with Award-Winning Photojournalists on Saturday, 9:30am-10pm. Fatima NeJame, president and chief executive officer of the world-renowned Palm Beach Photographic Centre (PBPC), announced that the nonprofit organization would be presenting the National Press Photographers Association (NPPA) 2014 Best of Journalism Awards.

“BOP premiere winners, visual journalists and NPPA members from all over the world are expected to attend the two-day event (August 8-9), along with NPPA’s board of directors,” said NeJame. “This may be the most prestigious photojournalism event that we have ever hosted here in West Palm Beach, and the 2014 Best of Photojournalism Exhibition will run in the Museum at the Photo Centre through the month of August.”

“One of the highlights of the NPPA gathering will be the TED-style discussions with numerous award-winning photojournalists all day Saturday, August 9, which the public is invited to attend for free,” she added.

For more information, please call 561-253-2600 or visit www.workshop.org or www.fotofusion.org.