2012 Photo Contest

World Press Photo of the Year Samuel Aranda

World Press Photo of the Year Samuel Aranda

Afghan police recruits by Ton Koene

Afghan police recruits by Ton Koene

Child Brides by Stephanie Sinclair

Child Brides by Stephanie Sinclair

Rhino Wars by Brent Stirton

Rhino Wars by Brent Stirton

Featured photo by Tomasz Lazar

Featured photo by Tomasz Lazar

Strelka by Alexander Taran

Strelka by Alexander Taran

View the entire collection of winning images from the 55th World Press Photo contest. They were selected from 101,254 photos made by 5,247 photographers from 124 different countries.

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