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Entries for the 2024 Contest are now closed and judging is underway. Regional winners will be announced on 3 April. Learn more about the contest.

After a three-year hiatus, the Joop Swart Masterclass will return in 2024 in a renewed format! Nominations are now closed. Find out more and see the nominees.

See the Story is a free learning resource which provides visitors to our exhibition and website with information on photography and its history, on our visual world and the role of the World Press Photo Foundation within that. Find out more and get your copy. 
We believe that accurate, diverse, high-quality visual stories benefit the world by creating mutual understanding. Our purpose is to connect the world to the stories that matter. Sign up for our newsletter to keep in touch with our activities.
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