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July 2016

July Happy Hour

July 21, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Local 16, 1602 U Street
Washington, DC 20009 United States
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WHNPA will be hosting this combined monthly happy hour with our friends at WPOW, APA DC, DCVC and ASMP. Everyone is encouraged to attend and bring guests. Find us on the Deck area! Local 16 will have $5 happy hour specials available until 10pm.

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August 2016

August Happy Hour

August 23, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Meridian Pint, 3400 11th St NW
Washington, DC 20010 United States
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Join us and our colleagues on August 23 our monthly happy hour. This time, APA DC hosts alongside fellow co-hosts WPOW, ASMP DC, and DCVC. We'll be at the Meridian Pint from 5:30 to 8:30!

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September 2016

Eyes of History Gallery Exhibit

September 6, 2016 - September 30, 2016
Pepco Edison Place Gallery, 702 Eighth Street
Washington, DC United States
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The curated exhibit from the 2016 Eyes of History contest will open at Pepco's Edison Place Gallery on Tuesday September 6. The exhibit will be open to the public Tuesday-Friday from 12pm-4pm until Friday September 30.

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Eyes of History Exhibit Closing Reception

September 30, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Edison Place Gallery, 702 8th Street NW
Washington, DC 20068 United States
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Join your WHNPA colleagues at a closing reception for the Eyes of History gallery exhibit. The reception will be held on the evening of Friday, September 30, from 6pm-8pm.

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October 2016

Associated Collegiate Press National Convention

October 21, 2016 - October 23, 2016
Grand Hyatt Washington, 1000 H St., NW
Washington, DC 20001 United States
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WHNPA will be the ACP National Convention! Our members will be among the featured speakers, and will also be conducting portfolio reviews between events. Our travel exhibit will also be proudly displayed in the exhibition hall.

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November 2016

FotoWeekDC 2016

November 12, 2016 - November 20, 2016

Join WHNPA for a weeklong celebration featuring over 150 exhibits from photojournalists around the world. On November 12, have your portfolio reviewed by WHNPA members employed at some of the top news organizations. Space is very limited, and registration is required! On November 19, come hear WHNPA members Chip Somodevilla and Pierre Kattar in their LOGAN FotoTalks at National Geographic. WHNPA is proud to be a FotoDC Partner.

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January 2017

2017 Inauguration Party

January 18, 2017
Pepco Edison Place Gallery, 702 Eighth Street
Washington, DC United States
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Set against the backdrop of our inauguration exhibit at Pepco Edison Place Gallery, join your colleagues for a respite from the hectic week and cold weather. Stay tuned, more details will be announced soon!

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February 2017

2017 Eyes of History Contest Judging

February 10, 2017 - February 12, 2017
National Geographic Headquarters, 1146 16th Street NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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Save the date! Judging for the 2017 Eyes of History contests will once again be held on the National Geographic campus. Please note the updated locations below. A general membership meeting will open the proceedings on Friday night, featuring presentations from some of our 2017 judges. All are welcome to attend. Please use the 16th Street entrance for all events. Schedule of Events 6:30pm, Friday Feb 10: - General Membership Meeting - Hubbard Hall Board Room (new location) - Speaker…

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March 2017

Nikon Ambassador Ami Vitale

March 27, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
National Geographic Headquarters, 1146 16th Street NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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The White House News Photographers Association, with Nikon and National Geographic, present an evening with photographer Ami Vitale on March 27 at National Geographic's Grosvenor Auditorium. Nikon Ambassador and National Geographic Magazine photographer, Vitale has traveled to more than 90 countries, bearing witness not only to violence and conflict, but also to surreal beauty and the enduring power of the human spirit. Throughout the years, Vitale has lived in mud huts and war zones, contracted malaria, and donned a panda…

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April 2017

April Happy Hour

April 20, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Eighteenth Street Lounge, 1212 18th St NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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Join us and our colleagues on April 20 our joint happy hour. It's WHNPA's turn to host alongside our fellow co-hosts WPOW, APA DC, ASMP DC, and DCVC. We'll be at the Eighteenth Street Lounge starting at 5:30!

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Premiere of “The Messengers” by Lucian Perkins

April 23, 2017 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Landmark E Street Theatre, 555 11th St NW
Washington, DC 20004 United States
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WHNPA member Lucian Perkins' documentary The Messengers will premiere during FilmFestDC on April 23. Click here for tickets and click here for more information on the documentary. Trailer

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June 2017

2017 Golf Tournament

June 9, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Glenn Dale Golf Club, 11501 Old Prospect Hill Road
Glenn Dale, MD 20769 United States
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$90

Join your fellow WHNPA members in our annual golf tournament on June 9th at the Glenn Dale Golf Club! Cost is only $90 per golfer, and includes greens fees, range balls, cart, and a buffet lunch. We'll have prizes for the winning group, longest drive, and the closest to the pin. As always, family and friends are welcome to come and play! To register, please send a check payable to "WHNPA" to the following address: WHNPA Golf Tournament C/O Mannie…

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2017 Eyes of History Gala

June 10, 2017
Ritz-Carlton Washington, 1150 22nd St NW
Washington, DC 20037 United States
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The 2017 Eyes of History Awards Gala will be held June 10, 2017 at the Ritz Carlton in Washington, D.C. We recognize all of our contest winners and celebrate WHNPA's 96th anniversary. Tickets WHNPA Members: $200 Guest Ticket (one per WHNPA member): $200 Non-WHNPA Member: $285 Corporate Table (seats 12): $3,420 To RSVP, please complete and mail the invitation and RSVP form along with your payment. For discounted rates at the Ritz Carlton, click here. Hurry, quantities are limited! WHNPA…

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July 2017

July 2017 Happy Hour

July 11, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Hawthorne Bar, 1336 U St
Washington, DC United States
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Beat the heat and grab a cold drink with your fellow visual journalists! ASMP DC hosts this month's happy hour, alongside WPOW, APA DC, and DCVC. Join us at the Hawthorne Bar from 6-9pm on Wednesday 7/19 for drink specials.

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September 2017

Student Outreach Event

September 26, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies, 640 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, DC 20001 United States
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The White House News Photographers Association® will feature three young visual journalists who will present and discuss career advice with students. Alanna Delfino is a first place winner in the first student WHNPA video contest, and is now a photographer at WBFF in Baltimore. Gabriella Demczuk has won several first place awards in the WHNPA Eyes of History® Contest and is a freelance photographer who often works for The New York Times. Ashleigh Joplin works as a video reporter at…

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November 2017

Innovative Storytelling by Zoeann Murphy

November 5, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

The White House News Photographers Association® and the Lightscape Foundation at the World Press Photo Exhibition are pleased to co-host a presentation on innovative video storytelling by Washington Post video journalist Zoeann Murphy. The Washington Post won awards in both the WHNPA and WPP contests this year for their project “Raising Barriers: A New Age of Walls.” Murphy will discuss her approach to storytelling with that project and others on Sunday, Nov. 5 at 11am at Dupont Underground. Tickets are…

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Documenting the White House

November 12, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

As part of FotoWeekDC, the White House News Photographers Association will host a panel discussion on covering the White House as a visual journalist and an official photographer. We'll have WHNPA member Sharon Farmer as our moderator and your fellow members AJ Chavar, Jacquelyn Martin and Lawrence Jackson as panelists. Sharon Farmer served as Director of the White House Photography Office from 1999-2001. A White House photographer since 1993, she documented the Clinton-Gore Administration from its beginning. Ms. Farmer has…

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December 2017

WHNPA Development Workshop: Safety Training

December 2, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies, 640 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, DC 20001 United States
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The White House News Photographers Association® and the International Women’s Media Foundation are pleased to co-host a security training with IWMF’s security director Jean-Francois Belzil. With more visual journalists facing unsafe working conditions both in the United States and abroad, our organizations recognize the need for more training opportunities so journalists can stay safe. Belzil will cover topics ranging from staying safe during violent events to how to travel safely, among others. This half-day training will take place at Georgetown…

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January 2018

2017 Eyes of History Entry Deadline

January 12 @ 11:59 pm

The Eyes of History Contests will close on Friday, January 12. Please verify the cutoff times with your respective contest division.

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2018 Eyes of History Contest Judging Weekend

January 19 @ 6:30 pm - January 21 @ 5:00 pm
National Geographic Headquarters, 1146 16th Street NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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The 2018 Eyes of History Judging weekend will be held from January 19 to January 21 at the National Geographic Society. The WHNPA is also pleased to announce our traditional general membership meeting featuring presentations by contest judges on Friday night, Jan. 19, 2018, at Grosvenor Auditorium, main entrance, beginning at 6:30 p.m. On Friday, please use the M Street entrance. On Saturday and Sunday, use the 16th Street entrance. Judging for the contests begins at 9a on both Saturday…

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