The BPPA is sad to relay news of the passing of former member Bob Thayer after a short illness at the age of 63. Thayer was a friend and mentor to many in the organization and had a long and prolific career in journalism in New England. Links to his obituary and some of his
Next week, join BPPA members and friends to hear a talk at BU about the future of long-form photojournalism from a distinguished panel including BPPA member Dominic Chavez. See the attached flyer for more detail, and hope to see you there.
The BPPA is gearing up for another good season, and that means meetings and contest planning. First up, the BPPA will meet on Thursday, November 6th, at 7pm at E.P. Levines in Waltham. John Tlumacki will present some of his work and talk about his experiences last year. Second, the contest deadline for the best
The annual dinner and gala to recognize and award the winners of the 2013 BPPA Pictures of the Year contest will be Saturday, June 7 2014 at the Royal Sonesta Hotel in Cambridge, MA. The reception will be from 6pm until 7pm, with dinner to follow shortly afterward. This year’s Bob Howard Good Fellowship Award
Hey Everyone, There’s just three weeks to go until this year’s Northern Short Course (NSC) kicks off in Warwick, Rhode Island! The 33rd Annual NSC will be held March 13 to 15, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, right off I-95. If you’ve not been to a Northern Short Course before, the three-day event is packed
The Winthrop Cultural Council presents the award-winning photographs from the Boston Press Photographers Association. The Clock Tower Gallery 45 Pauline Street, 1st Floor Winthrop, MA Come to the opening reception Saturday, February 8, from 2-5pm. Exhibit up from February 8 to March 1. Open Thursdays from 6-8pm and Saturdays from 2-4pm. More information at winthropculturalcouncil.org
This is the new BPPA Board of Directors through 2015: Angela Rowlings Brian Snyder Jessica Rinaldi Jim Mahoney John Tlumacki Peter Southwick and Rick Friedman as immediate past president There was a tie in the balloting, but rather than calling for a tie breaker election, current chairman Bob Howard graciously removed himself from the ballot
The contest for the BPPA Pictures of the Year is open. Click on the link at the top of this page to begin preparing your entry, and good luck.
Join us Weds. Dec. 11 at Foley’s starting at 7pm for the annual BPPA Holiday Party, with dinner, drinks and a raffle. Cost is $10 per person, payable either through PayPal or in cash to Neal on site. Please RSVP so we can order an appropriate quantity of food. Via Facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/events/707915325899966/?source=1 or send
Nominations for BPPA Officers Please join the BPPA at 7 PM Thursday November 14 at EP Levine’s, 219 Bear Hill Road in Waltham. Nominations from the floor for BPPA officers and board members will be heard. If you are unable to make the meeting, we will also accept email nominations to email@example.com. Please note that