National Press Club events

Alan Kotok is co-chair of National Press Club's Photography Team and an event photographer since 2018. Here are recent NPC event photos.

Spelling bee winner: Amy Wang, Washington Post

Washington Post reporter Amy Wang wins 2023 National Press Club spelling bee. Photo appeared in the Roll Call, 21 Sept. 2023.

Fawn Johnson at 2023 spelling bee
Fawn Johnson of Bloomberg News celebrates successful spelling at 2023 Press vs. Politicians Spelling Bee, 20 Sept. 2023
James Risen and Gary Hart
Author and investigative reporter James Risen, left, with former Senator Gary Hart, 5 June 2023.
Bob Woodward
Reporter and author Bob Woodward, 11 Nov. 2022
Mayor Eric Adams
New York Mayor Eric Adams, 13 Sept. 2022
Pakistani ambassador protest
Protestor confronts Pakistani ambassador, 9 Sept. 2022
Sen. Mitt Romney
Sen. Mitt Romney, R-UT, 26 May 2022

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Washington, D.C. and vicinity

Road work signs. Rosslyn, Va.
Road work signs. Rosslyn, Va. Appeared in, 11 May 2023
Blossom Kite Festival
Blossom Kite Festival, 26 Mar. 2023
Jared Bernstein
Jared Bernstein, Chair of the President's Council of Economic Advisors. Brookings Institution. 8 Feb. 2023
Cherry blossoms
Cherry blossoms, Jefferson Memorial in background, 21 Mar. 2023
Shooting the blossoms
Shooting the blossoms, Jefferson Memorial in background, 21 Mar. 2023
Contrails over Tidal Basin
Contrails over the Tidal Basin, 21 Mar. 2023

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Vacations and travel

Surfer, Cape May, NJ, 27 June 2023
Heron in the middle of a pond
Heron in Bunker Pond, Cape May Point state park, NJ, 28 June 2023
Jumping dolphin
Dolphin jumping off-shore, Cape May, NJ. 29 June 2023
Caitlin Clark and teammates
Caitlin Clark and Univ of Iowa women's basketball teammates, Campus rally in Iowa City, 14 April 2023
Girl with autographed basketball
Young Univ of Iowa women's basketball fan with prized autographs, Campus rally in Iowa City, 14 April 2023
Iowa wind turbines
Wind turbines. Brooklyn, Iowa, 15 April 2023.
Rufous-tailed jacamar
Rufous-tailed jacamar, Costa Rica. 22 Feb. 2020
Crocodile, Tarcoles River, Costa Rica, 25 Feb. 2020
Panama Canal tugboat
Panama Canal tugboat at Panama City, 29 Feb. 2020

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