1979 Photo Contest

World Press Photo of the Year Sadayuki Mikami

World Press Photo of the Year Sadayuki Mikami

Featured photo by Dieter Baumann

Featured photo by Dieter Baumann

Featured photo by Eddie Adams

Featured photo by Eddie Adams

Featured photo by John J. Casamento

Featured photo by John J. Casamento

Featured photo by Frank Johnston

Featured photo by Frank Johnston

Featured photo by Frank Johnston

Featured photo by Frank Johnston

View the entire collection of winning images from the 22nd World Press Photo contest. They were selected from 3,760 photos made by 720 photographers from 50 different countries.