SIU NPPA Named Outstanding NPPA Student Chapter of the Year

SIU NPPA has been named Outstanding NPPA Student Chapter of the Year! Congratulations! “The Outstanding NPPA Student Chapter this year is the student organization at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale. The students rallied to document a tornado that went through their region and produced a book called “4:56 a.m. The Story of the February 29, 2012 Tornado.” Their … Continue reading

SIU NPPA Hosts Fundraiser

SIU NPPA hosted our first fundraiser of the new year on Monday! We deposited our earnings into our RSO account and plan to host a fundraising ‘lunch table’ every 2 weeks in the communications building. We had a great turnout and strong reaction to our hot dogs and cake pops! We’re hoping to build up … Continue reading

SIU NPPA Hosts Strobe Workshop

Our first workshop of the year was focused on strobes. Our very own Mark Dolan lead the workshop where we learned how to operate both Nikon and Canon strobes. We learned about basic function including front and rear-curtain sync, how to bounce light, and slave mode – as well as working strobes with a slow … Continue reading