2001 Photo Contest

World Press Photo of the Year Lara Jo Regan

World Press Photo of the Year Lara Jo Regan

Featured photo by Michel Denis-Huot

Featured photo by Michel Denis-Huot

Featured photo by Hien Lam-Duc

Featured photo by Hien Lam-Duc

Featured photo by Stephan Vanfleteren

Featured photo by Stephan Vanfleteren

Featured photo by Greg Baker

Featured photo by Greg Baker

Featured photo by T.J. Lemon

Featured photo by T.J. Lemon

View the entire collection of winning images from the 44th World Press Photo contest. They were selected from 42,280 photos made by 3,938 photographers from 121 different countries.

World Press Photo of the Year

Arts and Entertainment

Children's Award

Daily Life

General News

Nature

People in the News

Portraits

Science & Technology