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World Press Photo

Exhibit Honors Award-Winning News Photography

AP | Posted 06.29.2014 | Media

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Powerful images of conflict, hope and daily life that earned top honors in an international news photography competition can be ...

This Photo Gets Top Honor

AP | Posted 02.14.2014 | Media

AMSTERDAM (AP) — American photographer John Stanmeyer won the World Press Photo of the Year award for 2013 on Friday with a moonlit shot of African ...

Images for Impact

Monique Villa | Posted 11.03.2013 | Impact
Monique Villa

Imagine the unimaginable. Think for a moment of a world without pictures. Assume that cameras were no more, that humanity had lost the power to document reality with images.

Was This Award-Winning Photo Doctored?

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.15.2013 | Media

Swedish photographer Paul Hansen's photo "Gaza Burial" took top honors when the World Press Photo awards were announced Friday, but now critics are cl...

PHOTO: New York Times Photographer Wins Major Award

Posted 02.10.2012 | Media

New York Times photographer Samuel Aranda was announced the winner of the iconic World Press Photo competition on Friday. The 55th annual jury of ...

Arab Spring Shot Wins World Press Photo Of The Year Award

AP | TOBY STERLING | Posted 04.11.2012 | World

By TOBY STERLING, Associated Press AMSTERDAM — Spanish photographer Samuel Aranda won the 2011 World Press Photo of the Year award Friday for an ...

Shocking Afghanistan Photo Wins Prestigious Honor

AP | TOBY STERLING | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

AMSTERDAM — A South African photographer's portrait of an Afghan woman whose husband sliced off her nose and ears in a case of Taliban-administe...

2008 World Press Photo Winner: Foreclosure Sheriff Image For TIME

The Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

A picture of an armed sheriff moving through an American home after an eviction due to a mortgage foreclosure was named World Press Photo of 2008 on F...