Tiffen Sponsors White House News Photographers
Gala Event

With over 1000 formally attired guests in attendance, Robert Daugherty, formerly of the AP, was presented with the White House News Photographers' Association (WHNPA) Lifetime Achievement Award by Steve Tiffen, President & CEO of The Tiffen Company, during a black-tie gala event held at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Washington DC on Saturday evening, May 30, 2009.

The Tiffen Company, a corporate sponsor of The White House News Photographer Association, presented Mr. Daugherty with a Domke RuggedWear F-2 bag, preferred by WHNPA photographers and photojournalists world-wide; a Domke Vest; Tiffen's award-winning Dfx Digital Effects software; a Davis & Sanford Carbonlite Tripod; Lowel Ego Light; and a complete set of Tiffen’s award-winning Digital HT filters.

photo/Kevin Wolf    
Steve Tiffen presents Bob Daugherty with Tiffen's new Domke RuggedWear F-2 Shooter's Bag and other gifts.

Honored to have played a part in the gala event, The Tiffen Company provided the thousand plus members in attendance with a commemorative Domke Wrap embroidered with the official White House News Photographers Association seal as well as a copy of its Dfx Essentials software as special mementos of the evening.

Throughout his career, Bob Daugherty's distinctive style has earned him many awards and the admiration and respect of his colleagues in the journalism industry. 

The Tiffen Company, known world-wide for its Academy Award-and Emmy Award-winning filters, is also the exclusive manufacturer and distributor of Tiffen Dfx Software, Steadicam camera stabilizing systems, Domke bags, Davis & Sanford Tripods,  Lowel Lighting, Saunders professional trimmers, Stroboframe Brackets, and Zing neoprene cases.

Photographs taken by Kevin Wolf
Courtesy of the White House News Photographers' Association

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