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Pictures of the Year International winners will be showcased at the Newseum

By RJI on April 23, 2014 0 Comments News
Afghan child

The exhibit will include powerful visual stories of forests destroyed by the coal mining industry, countries plagued by extreme hunger and a loving home opened to an Afghan child healing from severe burns.

'Pictures of the Year International' award given to AA's photojournalist

'Pictures of the Year International' award given to AA's photojournalist

Anadolu Agency’s photojournalist, Mosaab Elshamy, was given the Award of Excellence in the world’s most important media photo contests “Pictures of the Year International” (POYi).

Express-News photographer Lisa Krantz wins honors

Lisa Krantz

San Antonio Express-News photographer Lisa Krantz took first-place honors in the Pictures of the Year International Competition presented by the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute at the Missouri School of Journalism.

Newseum to Exhibit "Pictures of the Year" Photography Winners Beginning April 2014

Source Digital Journal on February 3, 2014 0 Comments

WASHINGTON, Dec. 17, 2013

Winners of the World's Oldest Photojournalism Competition Go on Display in Washington, D.C.

WASHINGTON, Dec. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On April 25, 2014, the Newseum will open "Pictures of the Year," an exhibit that showcases dramatic, award-winning images of the people, events and issues that shaped the world in 2013. The display will spotlight the best news images from Pictures of the Year International (POYi), the oldest photojournalism contest in the world. Some of the top awards honor the Newspaper Photographer of the Year and Freelance/Agency Photographer of the Year, as well as photographs that contribute to community awareness, global vision and world understanding.

Pictures of the Year International now accepting entries for 71st competition

By RJI on December 18, 2013 0 Comments News
POY

The world’s best photojournalism — including still photography, e-books and documentaries — will be judged during the 71st Pictures of the Year International competition at the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute (RJI).

Futures Lab update #39: The evolution of video storytelling

By Reuben Stern, Olga Kyle on December 10, 2013 0 Comments Blogs

What does effective video journalism look like in a world awash in smartphone-created footage?

Pictures of the Year International Education & Awards Program

Friday, May 31, 2013 - Saturday, June 1, 2013 Events

The Museum of Photographic Arts in San Diego will host the annual POY Education & Awards Program on May 31-June 1. The two-day event will showcase presentations by premier photojournalists honored by Pictures of the Year International. The program will unveil a four-month exhibition of selected POY award-winning photographs from the 70th annual competition that was judged in February. The museum is located in historic Balboa Park in the heart of San Diego. POY and MOPA enjoy a shared mission to "inspire, educate, and engage" the public with the power of photography. This event is free to POY contestants. Registration is required by Friday, May 24 due to limited seating. Registration includes the reception on Friday evening and the full-day program on Saturday.

World Press Photo: ‘No evidence of significant photo manipulation’ in award-winning shot

Source Poynter.org on May 16, 2013 0 Comments

World Press Photo says Paul Hansen’s photo of mourners in Gaza was “retouched with respect to both global and local color and tone. Beyond this, however, we find no evidence of significant photo manipulation or compositing.”

Award-winning journalist combines international experience and family background to create new type of journalism

By Jennifer Nelson on April 12, 2013 0 Comments Blogs
Molly Bingham

Molly Bingham found herself being held prisoner in Iraq by men who thought she was a spy. The experience helped inspire her to find a way to present “the true global perspective currently missing in journalism.”

70th annual ‘Pictures of the Year International’

Source Los Angeles Times on March 4, 2013 0 Comments

The winners of the 70th annual “Pictures of the Year International” awards were announced last week at the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute at the Missouri School of Journalism. Here is a selection of the top winners in some of the categories. View the winning entries at POYi.org and the winners list.

The Commercial Appeal's photojournalism project on South Memphis wins top award

The Commercial Appeal’s photojournalism project on South Memphis entitled “What Obama Didn’t See” has won first place for picture editing in the 2013 Pictures of the Year International journalism competition.

Winners announced in the 70th annual Pictures of the Year International competition

By Rick Shaw on March 4, 2013 0 Comments News
Paul Hansen of Dagens Nyheter

Pictures of the Year International released the complete 70th Annual Winners List at the conclusion of judging the 70th annual competition, setting the mark for excellence for photojournalism and visual journalism in 2012.

Star Tribune journalists win awards in Pictures of the Year International competition

By RJI on February 28, 2013 0 Comments

Three Star Tribune visual journalists won awards from the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute 2012 Pictures of the Year International competition.

Visions of Excellence exhibition showcases world’s finest photojournalism

By RJI on November 29, 2012 0 Comments Blogs
Visions of Excellence exhibition showcases world’s finest photojournalism

Prestigious photojournalism program Pictures of the Year International (POYi) will feature its award-winning Visions of Excellence exhibition at the Old U.S. Mint in New Orleans beginning Dec. 1 and running through January.

Chicago Photography Center to showcase POYi's historic White House photos

Source Chicago Photography Center on October 23, 2012 0 Comments
POYi, RJI, Reynolds Journalism Institute

Pictures of the Year International’s (POYi) historical exhibition ‘The Presidential Image: 70 Years of the Best in White House Photography,’ is coming to the Chicago Photography Center Nov. 2 – 24 (Chicago Photography Center).

Presidents in the Spotlight: POYi presents 70 years of White House Photography

Source The Big Picture on September 26, 2012 0 Comments
POYi, RJI, Reynolds Journalism Institute

An exhibition of White House photography is on the road to share the insider's view. The Pictures of the Year International’s (POYi) historical exhibition, ‘The Presidential Image: 70 Years of the Best in White House Photography,’ is traveling to Western Kentucky University and then on to the Lynn University Library at Boca Raton, Fla., where it will featured at an upcoming presidential debate.

Presidential debate site to showcase historic White House photos

By RJI on September 24, 2012 0 Comments News

Pictures of the Year International’s (POYi) historical exhibition ‘The Presidential Image: 70 Years of the Best in White House Photography,’ will be featured at the final U.S. presidential debate before the election.

POYi Presents: ‘The Presidential Image: 70 years of the best in White House photography’

By RJI on July 19, 2012 0 Comments News
POYi, Pictures of the Year International, RJI

During this election year, Pictures of the Year International is offering a historical photography exhibition titled "The Presidential Image" to public schools, civic organizations, and universities. The presentation chronicles Presidential life from the Roosevelt administration through both the Bush and Obama terms, and consist of 16 display panels, each panel 30 x 48 inches in size.

Kansas City Digital Storytelling Forum

Thursday, June 21, 2012 Events
Kansas City Digital Storytelling Forum

Digital storytelling is a robust industry in our region of the Midwest. It is an industry poised for even greater growth in the near future. On June 21st, KCSourcelink will host the Kansas City Digital Storytelling Forum with support from Hallmark Cards, the University of Missouri’s Media of the Future program, The Mid-America Regional Council, the Full Employment Council, the Reynolds Journalism Institute and several other program partners.

POYi winning photography on display in Chicago

Source Chicago Tribune on April 19, 2012 0 Comments
POYi, Pictures of the Year International, RJI

The Chicago Tribune and the Chicago Photography Center will host the 69th annual Pictures of the Year International Education & Awards Program this weekend. The two-day event features presentations by POYi award winners and a 50-print exhibition.