1979 Photo Contest

World Press Photo of the Year Sadayuki Mikami

World Press Photo of the Year Sadayuki Mikami

Featured photo by Peter Martens

Featured photo by Peter Martens

Featured photo by Valery Shustov

Featured photo by Valery Shustov

Featured photo by Russell McPhedran

Featured photo by Russell McPhedran

Featured photo by Sadayuki Mikami

Featured photo by Sadayuki Mikami

Featured photo by David G. Mugar

Featured photo by David G. Mugar

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.