Home » National News » Currently Reading:

After 34 Years In Racine: Mark Hertzberg Hits Retirement Day

March 30, 2012 National News No Comments
First as a staff photographer, then as a photography director, Mark Hertzberg has lead the visual effort at The Journal Times in Racine, WI, for 34 years. Today, he's retiring. Hertzberg also led photojournalism's fight for cameras in the courts. In a one-hour radio interview with Greg Berg, he looks back on a lifetime in Wisconsin photojournalism.

Comment on this Article:

Photographer in the Spotlight

Jordan Stead

12 Sep 2011

SteadJordan Portfolio 0051 100x66 Jordan Stead

Jordan Stead is a photojournalist and recent graduate from Western Washington University with a major in visual journalism and a minor in environmental studies. He has interned and been affiliated with such companies as ZUMA Press, Seattle Magazine, The Bellingham Herald and The Skagit Valley Herald. His work – both in stills and video – has received national attention through awards with the National Press Photographers Association, the Society of Professional Journalists, Scripps Howard and the Washington Press Association. Aside from organizing the world into one rectangle at a time, Stead enjoys cold showers, hot vacations and temperate attitudes. Stead is currently at work in the King, Skagit and Whatcom counties of Washington state and is accepting photo and video assignments worldwide. References and clips available upon request. He can be reached at: [email protected] or on his cell: 206.326.0260 Website: http://www.jordanbstead.com/  

AdvertisementAdvertisementAdvertisementAdvertisement
twitter

Featured Content

Collaborations for Cause

22 Apr 2012

Collaborations for Cause 2012 100x47 Collaborations for Cause

A message from Dan Lamont Hello Colleagues: I am hoping you can help get the word out about a visual journalism retreat called Collaborations for Cause to be held in Langley on Whidbey Island May 4 and 5. It is a benefit for the Blue Earth Alliance, which supports documentary photography about social and environmental issues. This will be a …

2011 Bellingham Visual Journalism Conference and Workshop

25 Jan 2011

bjvc 2011 100x53 2011 Bellingham Visual Journalism Conference and Workshop

From Russ Kendall: Howdy all. I wanted to let everyone know that the 2011 Bellingham Visual Journalism Conference and Workshop is on the calendar for Friday, July 15 thru Sunday, July 17. We’ve added a second day of multimedia workshops and have also added a photo contest. And of course, there’ll be an ass-kickin’ BBQ Friday evening. Please save the …

Northwest Video Workshop

19 Aug 2010

large nwvw logo20103 100x57 Northwest Video Workshop

SEATTLE, WA (August 19, 2010) – If you’re ready to take your stories to the next level, then the one-day 2010 Northwest Video Workshop in Seattle in October is for you, workshop chair TJ Mullinax says. “The Northwest Video Workshop is hitting the road to put the most incredible video specialists in Seattle to help refine your skills and to …

Clip Results

July 2011 Clip Contest Winners

6 Oct 2011

40644 FSP 222942 338598 f3f0 100x63 July 2011 Clip Contest Winners

July2011 winners of the regional digital clip contest. Links to the winners appear below. Spot News 1st “Criado fire and murders” Robert Pennell / Medford Mail Tribune 2nd “Smoky Moon” Kai-Huei Yau / Tri-City Herald 3rd “Fire Victim” Bill Roth / Anchorage Daily News   General News 1st “Ten year murder cold case ends” Benjamin Brayfield / The World 2nd …

March 2011 Clip Contest Winners

10 Mar 2011

40824 GNN 213429 323409 7872 100x66 March 2011 Clip Contest Winners

March 2011 winners of the regional digital clip contest. Links to the winners appear below.   Spot News 1st “Fatal fire dog” Robert Brawdy / Tri-City Herald 2nd “Chicken Truck Rollover” Brandon Swanson / The Chronicle 3rd “ATV Accident” Colleen Flanagan / The Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows News General News 1st “Sailor returns to someone special” Joshua Trujillo / SeattlePI.com …

February 2011 Clip Contest Winners

10 Feb 2011

40459 GNN 210806 319289 5f54 100x66 February 2011 Clip Contest Winners

February 2011 winners of the regional digital clip contest. Links to the winners appear below. Spot News 1st “House fire” Marc Lester / Anchorage Daily News 2nd “Hangar Fire” Eric Engman / The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner 3rd “Through the Ice Bridge” Eric Engman / The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner General News 1st “Air National Guard Base closes” Marc Lester / Anchorage …

December 2010 Clip Contest Winners

10 Feb 2011

35728 SPN 181021 271440 9fbc 100x60 December 2010 Clip Contest Winners

The December 2010 winners of the regional digital clip contest. Links to the winners appear below. Spot News 1st “Squalor Dogs” Colin Mulvany / The Spokesman-Review 2nd “Fire Rescue” Colin Mulvany / The Spokesman-Review 3rd “House fire” Larry Steagall / Kitsap Sun General News 1st “Weed Smackdown” Eric Engman / The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner 2nd “Linville Kiss” Katie Greene 3rd …

Related Posts

Nominate A Peer For NPPA’s Awards, Recognition

29 Aug 2014

Since the inaugural Joseph A. Sprague Memorial Award was given by the National Press Photographers Association in 1949, the organization has annually recognized individuals for their special contributions to both the NPPA and the wider field of visual journalism. 

Nominations Open For Two NPPA Board Seats, Officers In Five Regions

23 Aug 2014

The National Press Photographers Association is accepting nominations for candidates for its board of directors and regional officers until September 30, NPPA national secretary Michael P. King announced today.

NPPA’s Lawyer Requests Investigation Into Ferguson Police Gun-Pointing Incident

20 Aug 2014

The lawyer for the National Press Photographers Association who is on the ground in Ferguson alongside photojournalists has just filed a formal letter of complaint, as well as a request for an official investigation, into the “unlawful and unprofession…

Photojournalist James Foley Executed By ISIS On Video

19 Aug 2014

A video posted online today by The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) shows a militant in the act of beheading American freelance photojournalist James W. Foley.

NPPA Protests Ferguson Police Tactics, Disrespect For Constitutional Rights

14 Aug 2014

Today the National Press Photographers Association sent a strong letter of protest to the Ferguson, MO, chief of police regarding the unwarranted arrest and detention of journalists who are coving the town’s unfolding national story, as well as the dep…