Posted on 12 May 2011
At the 2011 Awards Ceremony in Amsterdam's Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ, HRH, Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands, World Press Photo's patron, gave the closing speech in which he remembered Tim Hetherington and Chris Hondros. Our patron also reflected on how fast the news moves on and that this why reportage is such an essential part of photojournalism.
Posted on 21 April 2011
We are shocked and devastated by the news of the deaths of photojournalists Tim Hetherington and Chris Hondros yesterday in a mortar attack in Misrata while covering the conflict in Libya.
Posted on 17 March 2011
Corporate sponsor TNT is organizing a competition for amateur photographers in the Netherlands in cooperation with World Press Photo.
Posted on 14 March 2011
A three-year partnership between Maurice Lacroix and World Press Photo includes the sponsorship of the Awards Ceremony, the Follow Your Convictions grant and watches for the first prize winners of each category.
Posted on 23 November 2010
An interview with Thijs Ekelshot, European Brand & Sponsorship Manager, Canon EMEA, discussing Canon's support of the annual Joop Swart Masterclass.
Posted on 15 October 2010
The launch of the publication Hekayat: Picture stories from the Middle East was a chance to reflect on the aim of the workshop for photographers in the Middle East and North Africa and the context in which it took place.
Posted on 13 October 2010
An interview with Robin Boon, Group Director Corporate Relations at TNT, on the occasion of the TNT sponsorship and organization of the exhibition in Brussels for the fourth consecutive year.
Posted on 03 October 2010
You can now stay updated with the latest World Press Photo news and events on Facebook and Twitter.
Posted on 07 July 2010
Issue 14 features insights on educational activities and five galleries of photography representing the widest geographical spread ever.
Posted on 05 May 2010
At the 2010 Awards Ceremony in Amsterdam's Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ, HRH Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands, World Press Photo's patron, gave the closing speech in which he discussed how new forms of data gathering have influenced (photo)journalism and the importance of defining and maintaining professional standards.