View the entire collection of winning images from the 57th World Press Photo Contest. The winners were selected from more than 90,000 images submitted to the contest.
African migrants on the shore of Djibouti City at night raise their phones in an attempt to catch an inexpensive signal from neighboring Somalia—a tenuous link to relatives abroad.
Nicolette sits in the corner of a room at an orphanage where she lives with her four brothers in Warsaw, Poland.
Police arrive at a scene where five bodies had been discovered under an overpass in Saltillo, northeast Mexico, in the early hours of 8 March.
Domestic violence is frequently seen as a private crime, hidden from view, often excused or obscured from outsiders even by its victims.
In areas of crisis—in failed states, in refugee camps, in countries where the infrastructure has collapsed—the mentally ill are frequently condemned to neglect or lives of misery.
The fishing community on the Lofoten islands of northwestern Norway is slowly diminishing, as their way of life is dying out.
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