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Wednesday, 13 May 2015
John Moore

John Moore is a senior staff photographer for Getty Images, based in New York City. He received a citation for this year’s Robert Capa Gold Medal Award, and won the OPC’s 2007 Robert Capa Gold Medal for his work in Pakistan and the 1997 John Faber Award for coverage of refugee camps in Zaire.

Sunday, 10 May 2015

Click through the slideshow to see photos from this year's Annual Awards Dinner, including the before-dinner reception sponsored by Lenovo and...

Monday, 04 May 2015

In tones ranging from defiance to joy and mourning to optimism, foreign correspondents gathered Thursday to celebrate the vitality of their profession.

“It’s time for us to take our story back from the handwringers,” Dean Baquet, executive editor of The New York Times,...

Friday, 01 May 2015

This year’s Annual Awards Dinner featured OPC Award recipients in 22 categories. In addition, OPC President Marcus Mabry presented the President’s Award to David Rohde, investigative reporter for Thomson Reuters.

Wednesday, 29 April 2015

This video weaves together photographs and footage of panels, social events, book nights and other OPC programs to highlight the club's wide range of activities. This introductory video debuted during the OPC Awards Dinner on April 30, 2015.

Wednesday, 29 April 2015
Overseas Press Club of America

The 2014 OPC Award Winners have been announced! You can find all of the winners' names and information here, as well as links to photos and their work. 

Follow us on: Twitter: opcofamerica, follow #OPCAwards15


Wednesday, 29 April 2015
Robert Guerra, a Canadian digital security expert, warns that most reporte

Investigative reporters face a two-fold challenge: surveillance software has become mind-bogglingly sophisticated; and funding is pouring in for development of new technologies. These new products are purchased on the gray market by governments that spy on their public – ...

Wednesday, 29 April 2015
Sebastian Junger
By Sebastian Junger

I remember when I was younger thinking, if I was covering a war and I wasn’t in a situation where people were shooting in my direction, I wasn’t really covering the war.

A totally silly way to think. What you’re really doing is answering a personal need for...

Monday, 27 April 2015
Overseas Press Club of America

The 76h Annual Overseas Press Club (OPC) Awards Dinner honors the finest of international journalism. The Awards, established in 1940, recognize excellence in international coverage for the categories of print, online, broadcasting and photography.

Wednesday, 22 April 2015

Those who are not able to attend our Annual Awards Dinner this year can watch a live stream of the event via Google Hangouts. Tune in at 7:30 p.m. ET to watch acceptance speeches from recipients; a keynote address from Dean Baquet, executive editor of The New York Times; some thoughts...