2012 Photo Contest

World Press Photo of the Year Samuel Aranda

The Sochi Project: Sochi Singers by Rob Hornstra

Infinite Cave by Carsten Peter

On Revolution Road by Yuri Kozyrev

Featured photo by Brent Stirton

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.

World Press Photo of the Year

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