2012 Photo Contest

World Press Photo of the Year Samuel Aranda

Dawn of a revolution by Eduardo Castaldo

Never Let You Go by Alejandro Kirchuk

Drug Cartel's War by Pedro Pardo

Earthquake in Japan by Lars Lindqvist

The Jump by Henrik Brunnsgård

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

Arts and Entertainment

Contemporary Issues

Daily Life

General News


People in the News



Spot News