Photo Editor Becomes NANPA Fellow

Photo of Susan McElhinney
Susan McElhinney

Susan McElhinney is the photography editor for Ranger Rick magazine, published by the National Wildlife Federation (NWF), and for NWF children’s publications and projects. And, during NANPA’s 2021 Nature Photography Virtual Summit, April 29 – 30, she’ll receive a NANPA Fellows Award. The award recognizes McElhinney’s career in publishing, in supporting professional nature photographers, and in using images to promote children’s connection to nature and educate them about conservation issues.

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Bob Dunne, 1929 – 2019

November 13, 2010.  Bob Dunne in his home studio, Silver Spring, MD.  Made following his interview for NANPA's oral history project.
November 13, 2010. Bob Dunne in his home studio, Silver Spring, MD. Made following his interview for NANPA’s oral history project.

Last month, Wayne Sentman gave us the sad news that NANPA member and 2011 Lifetime Achievement Award recipient Robert L. Dunne had passed away at the age of 89.  Born in Brooklyn, NY, he graduated from Parsons School of Design and New York University.  Dunne joined the staff of the National Wildlife Federation in 1967 and became executive editor of Ranger Rick.  A conservation champion, mentor, educator and artist in his own right, he influenced and inspired many children and adults.

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