2013 Photo Contest

World Press Photo of the Year Paul Hansen

Featured Photo Whale Sharks

Featured Photo Battle to Death

Featured Photo Sumo Wrestlers

Featured Photo Bullfighter's Comeback

Featured Photo Joy at the end of the run

View the entire collection of winning images from the 56th World Press Photo contest. They were selected from 103,481 photos made by 5,666 photographers from 124 different countries.

World Press Photo of the Year

Contemporary Issues

Daily Life

General News

Nature

Observed Portraits

Sports Action

Sports Feature

Spot News

Staged Portraits