2012 Photo Contest

World Press Photo of the Year Samuel Aranda

World Press Photo of the Year Samuel Aranda

Never Let You Go by Alejandro Kirchuk

Never Let You Go by Alejandro Kirchuk

Afghan police recruits by Ton Koene

Afghan police recruits by Ton Koene

Tsunami by Yasuyoshi Chiba

Tsunami by Yasuyoshi Chiba

Lucha libre at La Loba by Tomasz Gudzowaty

Lucha libre at La Loba by Tomasz Gudzowaty

Drug Cartel's War by Pedro Pardo

Drug Cartel's War by Pedro Pardo

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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