2013 Photo Contest

World Press Photo of the Year Paul Hansen

Japan After the Wave by Daniel Berehulak

Migrant Sex Workers by Paolo Patrizi

Syria Under Siege by Alessio Romenzi

People of Mercy by Stephan Vanfleteren

School for Less Fortunate by Altaf Qadri

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