2013 Photo Contest

World Press Photo of the Year Paul Hansen

The Cage by Xiaoqun Zheng

Martin by Ananda van der Pluijm

Migrant Sex Workers by Paolo Patrizi

Emperor Penguins by Paul Nicklen

In the Shadow of Wounded Knee by Aaron Huey

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


Observed Portraits

Sports Action

Sports Feature

Spot News

Staged Portraits