List of winners for the 2011 photo contest

List of winners for the 2011 photo contest

2010
World Press Photo of the Year
Jodi Bieber, South Africa, Institute for Artist Management/Goodman Gallery for Time magazine

Spot News
1st prize singles
Péter Lakatos, Hungary, MTI

2nd prize singles
Daniel Morel, Haiti

3rd prize singles
Uwe Weber, Germany, for Bild

1st prize stories
Daniel Morel, Haiti

2nd prize stories
Corentin Fohlen, France, Fedephoto

3rd prize stories
Lu Guang, China, Greenpeace International

Honorable Mention
Alexandre Vieira, Brazil, Jornal O Dia

General News
1st prize singles
Riccardo Venturi, Italy, Contrasto

2nd prize singles
Guang Niu, China, for Getty Images

3rd prize singles
Javier Manzano, USA

1st prize stories
Olivier Laban-Mattei, France, Agence France-Presse

2nd prize stories
Massimo Berruti, Italy, Agence Vu

3rd prize stories
Fernando Brito, Mexico, El Debate de Culiacán

People in the News
1st prize singles
Altaf Qadri, India, The Associated Press

2nd prize singles
Seamus Murphy, Ireland, VII Photo Agency

3rd prize singles
Vincent Yu, Hong Kong, The Associated Press

1st prize stories
Daniel Berehulak, Australia, Getty Images

2nd prize stories
Kemal Jufri, Indonesia, Panos Pictures/Polaris Images

3rd prize stories
Filip Ćwik, Poland, Napo Images for Newsweek Polska

Contemporary Issues
1st prize singles
Marco Di Lauro, Italy, Reportage by Getty Images

2nd prize singles
Ed Kashi, USA, VII Photo Agency

3rd prize singles
Ivo Saglietti, Italy, Zeitenspiegel/Prospekt
     
1st prize stories
Ed Ou, Canada, Reportage by Getty Images

2nd prize stories
Darcy Padilla, USA, Redux Pictures

3rd prize stories
Sarah Elliott, USA

Honorable Mention
Michael Wolf, Germany, Laif Photos & Reportagen

Daily Life
1st prize singles
Feisal Omar, Somalia, for Reuters

2nd prize singles
Malte Jäger, Germany, Laif Photos & Reportagen

3rd prize singles
Andrew Biraj, Bangladesh, Reuters

1st prize stories
Martin Roemers, the Netherlands, Panos Pictures

2nd prize stories
Fernando Moleres, Spain, Laif Photos & Reportagen/Panos Pictures

3rd prize stories
Mads Nissen, Denmark, Berlingske

Portraits
1st prize singles
Jodi Bieber, South Africa, Institute for Artist Management/Goodman Gallery for Time magazine

2nd prize singles
Joost van den Broek, the Netherlands, de Volkskrant

3rd prize singles
Guillem Valle, Spain

1st prize stories
Andrew McConnell, Ireland, Panos Pictures

2nd prize stories
Wolfram Hahn, Germany

3rd prize stories
Kenneth O'Halloran, Ireland

Arts and Entertainment
1st prize singles
Andrew McConnell, Ireland, Panos Pictures for Der Spiegel

2nd prize singles
Davide Monteleone, Italy, Contrasto for The New York Times Style Magazine

3rd prize singles
Fabio Cuttica, Italy, Contrasto

1st prize stories
Amit Madheshiya, India

2nd prize stories
Daniele Tamagni, Italy

3rd prize stories
Amit Sha'al, Israel, Calcalist

Nature
1st prize singles
Thomas P. Peschak, Germany/South Africa, Save Our Seas Foundation

2nd prize singles
Reinhard Dirscherl, Germany, for Mare magazine

3rd prize singles
Olivier Grunewald, France, for Le Figaro Magazine

1st prize stories
Benjamin Lowy, USA, Reportage by Getty Images for GQ

2nd prize stories
Stefano Unterthiner, Italy, for National Geographic magazine

3rd prize stories
Christophe Archambault, France, Agence France-Presse

Sports
1st prize singles
Mike Hutchings, South Africa, Reuters

2nd prize singles
Gustavo Cuevas, Spain, EFE

3rd prize singles
Steve Christo, Australia, Sydney Morning Herald

1st prize stories
Adam Pretty, Australia, Getty Images

2nd prize stories
Tomasz Gudzowaty, Poland, Yours Gallery/Focus Photo und Presse Agentur

3rd prize stories
Chris Keulen, the Netherlands, Panos Pictures for Geo

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Photographer voices

Interviews with the 2011 winners
Photos at the Felix Meritis during the 2011 Awards Days

2011 Awards Days

Browse the gallery of images from the 2011 Awards Ceremony.
2011 Canon Prizewinners Dinner photo gallery