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The Latest from Selling Stock, Year End 2015

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ASPP MEMBERS | JIM PICKERELL (www.selling-stock.com) Here is a recap of recent articles posted on Selling Stock. There is a fee in the form of pre-paid credits to read the full text of some stories. Some articles are free and most stories are 2 credits; the price varies depending on the story….
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Werner Forman Visits the UAE

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An Unusual Helicopter Trip Guest post by ASPP member Julian Jackson This is the seventh in the series of articles begun in 2012 by ASPP Member Julian Jackson about Czech-born photographer Werner Forman (1921-2010), who spent his life traveling the globe photographing ancient artifacts, art and cultural heritage, as well as breath-taking landscapes….
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Copyright Office for the Digital Economy Act

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Legislation designed to modernize the United States Copyright Office.   Introduced onto the House of Representative’s floor earlier this month, H.R. 4241 (aka The CODE Act) addresses the longstanding need for reforms of how the U.S. Copyright Office operates. Among other changes, the bill makes the Copyright office independent of the Library of Congress, provides for…
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Michael Masterson Named ASPP’s 2015 Picture Professional of the Year

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The ASPP National Board is pleased to announce that Michael Masterson of Masterson Consulting in Los Angeles is the recipient of ASPP’s 2015 Jane Kinne Picture Professional of the Year award.   ASPP President Cecilia de Querol will present the Jane Kinne Picture Professional of the Year award to Masterson at the ASPP New York Chapter Holiday Party…
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ASPP Appoints Two Directors, Rolls Out New Website

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE​ Contact: Sam Merrell, Executive Director ​(516) 500-3686 ​director@aspp.com ​www.aspp.com American Society of Picture Professionals (ASPP) welcomes new Directors to its board. New York, NY – November 16, 2015 New York, NY – November 16, 2015 — The ASPP board of directors appointed two new members at its annual board meeting two weeks ago in New York City. President…
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Nominate Your Favorite Educator

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Accepting Nominations through November 17 CENTER invites you to nominate your favorite photography educator for the distinguished Excellence in Teaching Award honoring a deserving teacher with a $4,000 award. Students are invited to nominate a favorite educator by submitting an email to suzanna@visitcenter.org limited to three paragraphs describing why the teacher should receive this award….
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ASPP NY Holiday Party – December 3, 2015

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Celebrate the Holidays with ASPP NY Chapter Members and Friends at our Annual Holiday Party! December 3, 2015 – 6:30 – 9:30 pm Shutterstock, Empire State Building, 350 Fifth Avenue 21st Floor, NYC During the party we will honor and celebrate with ASPP’s 2015 Jane Kinne Picture Professional of the Year Michael Masterson…
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