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Announcing the 2019 Joop Swart Masterclass Participants

The World Press Photo Foundation is pleased to announce the participants selected for the 26th edition of the Joop Swart Masterclass, the World Press Photo Foundation’s best known educational program.

April 18,2019

Festival 2019 Highlights

From 12-13 April, the World Press Photo Festival 2019 presented a program of presentations, exhibitions, screenings, and meetups. Take a look at the highlights of this year’s edition.

April 18,2019

2019 Contests Winners Revealed

This year, to put a spotlight on the stories that matter, we introduced three major new awards for the 2019 contests. On a par with the World Press Photo of the Year, we have also awarded the World Press Photo Story of the Year, the World Press Photo Interactive of the Year and the World Press Photo Online Video of the Year.

April 11,2019

New design for the flagship World Press Photo Exhibition in Amsterdam

The premiere of the World Press Photo Exhibition 2019 in De Nieuwe Kerk has been redesigned for greater impact this year. Learn more about what’s new in this behind-the-scenes interview with Sanne Schim van der Loeff, Exhibitions manager and curator at the World Press Photo Foundation.

April 05,2019

Discover the World Press Photo Festival 2019 Program

Discover the World Press Photo Festival 2019 Program. From 12-13 April 2019, the World Press Photo Festival 2019 comes back to Westergasfabriek in Amsterdam with a diverse program of presentations, screenings, meetups, and panel talks, showcasing the best of visual journalism.

March 28,2019

Announcing the 2019 Joop Swart Masterclass Nominees

The World Press Photo Foundation is pleased to announce the 245 nominees for the 2019 Joop Swart Masterclass, from which the 12 participants will be selected.

March 11,2019

World Press Photo Festival 2019 preliminary program announced

The World Press Photo Festival 2019 will take place on 12-13 April at Amsterdam’s Westergasfabriek. The festival will showcase different perspectives on the stories that matter through a varied program of presentations, screenings, and meet-ups.

March 07,2019

World Press Photo House to open in Westerpark Amsterdam

The World Press Photo Foundation has received a substantial contribution from the Dutch Postcode Lottery for a multi-year program of cultural and educational initiatives linked to the World Press Photo House.

March 01,2019

Meet the 2019 Contests Nominees

Discover the stories that matter, chosen by an independent jury of photography and digital storytelling professionals.

February 20,2019

2019 World Press Photo Contests Nominees Announced 20 February

On 20 February the World Press Photo Foundation will announce the nominees for the 2019 Photo Contest and 2019 Digital Storytelling Contest.

February 06,2019

WPPF renews its worldwide partner

The World Press Photo Foundation renews its worldwide partner.

January 16,2019

Shahidul Alam’s 100-day detention must end

Statement by Free Press Unlimited, the Prince Claus Fund for Culture and Development, and the World Press Photo Foundation.

February 01,2019

Josh Begley awarded the 2018 Tim Hetherington Fellowship

The Tim Hetherington Trust and the World Press Photo Foundation are pleased to announce that the 2018 Tim Hetherington Fellowship has been awarded to Josh Begley.

February 01,2019

Calling for the release of Bangladeshi photographer Shahidul Alam

Free Shahidul Alam Today: Statement by the Prince Claus Fund for Culture and Development, Free Press Unlimited, and the World Press Photo Foundation

December 12,2018

Announcing the release of technical report on 2018 Photo Contest

The World Press Photo Foundation is releasing a technical report reviewing a range of issues related to the 2018 Photo Contest.

February 01,2019

Announcing the 2018 Joop Swart Masterclass Participants

The World Press Photo Foundation is pleased to announce the participants selected for the 2018 Joop Swart Masterclass.

February 01,2019

Announcing the 2018 Joop Swart Masterclass nominees

The World Press Photo Foundation is pleased to announce the nominees for the 2018 Joop Swart Masterclass.

February 01,2019

A statement in response to the CJR special report on sexual harassment

A statement in response to the CJR special report on sexual harassment.

December 12,2018

A new way to announce the results of the 2018 World Press Photo contests

This year the World Press Photo Foundation will announce the results of the 2018 World Press Photo Contest and 2018 Digital Storytelling Contest in a new way.

February 01,2019

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