On this day, we became members of an elite group of photographers, the NPPA (National Press Photographers Association). It is with pride & honor, that we will uphold business pratices and codes of ethic of this Association.
The National Press Photographers Association, is a professional society that promotes the highest standards in visual journalism, acknowledges concern for every person's need both to be fully informed about public events and to be recognized as part of the world in which we live.
The credibility of our profession is the responsibility of every member of NPPA. Accuracy in our work and integrity in our relationships with the public we serve are essential qualities for all photojournalists. This Code of Ethics attempts to foster the spirit of honesty in all aspects of our professional lives.