2013 Photo Contest

World Press Photo of the Year Paul Hansen

World Press Photo of the Year Paul Hansen

London 2012 - An Overview by Chris McGrath

London 2012 - An Overview by Chris McGrath

I Just Want to Dunk by Jan Grarup

I Just Want to Dunk by Jan Grarup

Mirella by Fausto Podavini

Mirella by Fausto Podavini

School for Less Fortunate by Altaf Qadri

School for Less Fortunate by Altaf Qadri

Pacified Favela by Frederik Buyckx

Pacified Favela by Frederik Buyckx

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