2023 Contest Expert Talk: Latin America (Spanish)

29 November 2022

Are you a Spanish-speaking photojournalist or documentary photographer from Latin America interested in entering the 2023 World Press Photo Contest?

Join our online expert talk on Tuesday 29 November for information and tips on preparing your entry with 2022 Contest winner Irina Werning, 2022 Contest South America jury chair Ernesto Benavides, and World Press Photo Exhibitions manager and curator Martha Echevarria.

They will run you through the 2023 Contest entry process, share insights on how to effectively submit your best work, and answer all your questions so you can be ready to enter the contest when it opens for entries on 1 December 2022.

The expert talk will be held in Spanish. It will take place online over Zoom, and is free for everyone to attend upon registrationYou can submit your questions in advance by emailing them to, or ask them during the Q&A session at the end of the talk.


14.00 Mexico, Costa Rica
15.00 Peru, Colombia, Panama
16.00 Venezuela
17.00 Chile, Argentina


Free online event - Register here


Irina Werning, Argentina, photojournalist, and 2022 Contest winner
Ernesto Benavides, Peru, documentary photographer, and 2022 Contest South America jury chair
Martha Echevarria, Exhibitions manager and curator, World Press Photo 
Photos (top to bottom, left to right): Irina Werning presenting her work at the Flagship Exhibition 2022 as part of the 2022 Winners’ Program in Amsterdam, the Netherlands; Ernesto Benavides and Rena Effendi during the 2022 Contest judging in Amsterdam; Martha Echevarria giving a tour of the Exhibition 2022 in Mexico City. Credits: Frank van Beek, ANP; Courtesy of Museo Franz Mayer.