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ANNOUNCING THE RECIPIENTS OF THE REPORTING CHANGE STORYTELLING GRANTS

A committee has selected 10 photographers from the Reporting Change Storytelling workshops to receive a € 2000 grant in order to produce a story from the North African region.

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Reaction following discussions about World Press Photo of the Year 2012

The photograph by Paul Hansen, which has been selected as World Press Photo of the Year 2012 by the contest jury, has been subject to heated discussion about the level of enhancement of the image file.

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Digital photography experts confirm the integrity of Paul Hansen’s image files

Following recent discussion and speculation in the media about the photograph by Paul Hansen, selected as World Press Photo of the Year 2012 by the contest jury, World Press Photo has submitted the image files for a forensic analysis. The purpose of the investigation into the authenticity and editing history of the picture is to curtail any further speculation about the integrity of the image and to establish that it is not a composite.

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Speech by HRH Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands at the 2013 Awards Ceremony

At the 2013 Awards Ceremony in Amsterdam's Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ, HRH Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands, World Press Photo's patron, gave the closing speech.

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Announcing the participants for the Reporting Change storytelling workshop

A selection committee has chosen 24 promising photographers to take part in the second round of Reporting Change workshops, which aim to improve the technical, journalistic, and storytelling skills of photojournalists in Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, and Tunisia.

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WORLD PRESS PHOTO RECEIVES ANNUAL CONTRIBUTION FROM DUTCH POSTCODE LOTTERY

World Press Photo is pleased to announce that it has received its annual contribution of EUR 500,000 from the Dutch Postcode Lottery (Nationale Postcode Loterij). For the past nine years, the Dutch Postcode Lottery’s generous financial support has substantially enhanced World Press Photo’s growth and development.

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THREE QUESTIONS: KEITH W. JENKINS

Keith W. Jenkins, the chair of the 2013 multimedia contest jury talks about his expectations for the upcoming contest.

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Three Questions: Gary Knight

The chair of the 2013 photo contest jury talks about his expectations for the upcoming contest.

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Rural Visual Journalism Network launched in Bangladesh

Drik launches the Rural Visual Journalism Network, supported by the Academy partnership program in Bangladesh.

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Article 19 security and survival workshop for photojournalists

The second security and survival workshop for photojournalists organized by Article 19 and World Press Photo took place from 25-27 October.

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