Welcome to our Press Center. Our most recent press releases are listed below in descending chronological order. Click the red arrow in the Downloads box on the right to view our press kits that are available for the media. Under Highlights are a selection of featured videos, which can be embedded on your website.
Posted on 01 October 2009
World Press Photo is launching a major new photojournalism resource by publishing its entire contest archive online today.
Posted on 04 May 2009
Twelve young photographers, selected from among 179 candidates, have been selected to come together with a group of masters for the 16th annual World Press Photo Joop Swart Masterclass.
Posted on 12 February 2009
The international jury of the 52nd annual World Press Photo Contest have selected a black-and-white image by American photographer Anthony Suau as World Press Photo of the Year 2008.
Posted on 10 February 2009
Free Voice en World Press Photo zijn verheugd met de bijdrage uit de ‘Extra Trekking' van de Nationale Postcode Loterij voor hun project Twenty Ten.
Posted on 30 January 2009
TNT has extended its corporate sponsor contract with World Press Photo for another three-year period.
Posted on 28 April 2008
Twelve young photographers, selected among 132 candidates, will come together with a group of masters for the 15th annual World Press Photo Joop Swart Masterclass.
Posted on 07 February 2008
The international jury of the 51st annual World Press Photo Contest selected a color image by the UK photographer Tim Hetherington as World Press Photo of the Year 2007.
Posted on 14 January 2008
World Press Photo is delighted to announce that His Royal Highness Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands has kindly accepted the invitation to become royal patron of the Amsterdam-based organization.
Posted on 14 November 2007
World Press Photo verwelkomt een nieuw bestuurslid en een nieuw lid tot haar Raad van Toezicht en Advies.
Posted on 07 April 2007
Op vrijdag 27 april heeft Vincent Mentzel, fotograaf van NRC Handelsblad en oud-bestuurslid van de Stichting World Press Photo, een Koninklijke onderscheiding ontvangen uit handen van de Burgemeester van Rotterdam.