2002 Photo Contest

World Press Photo of the Year Erik Refner

World Press Photo of the Year Erik Refner

Featured photo by Robert Clark

Featured photo by Robert Clark

Featured photo by József L. Szentpéteri

Featured photo by József L. Szentpéteri

Featured photo by Julien Daniel

Featured photo by Julien Daniel

Featured photo by Jeff Mitchell

Featured photo by Jeff Mitchell

Featured photo by John Costello

Featured photo by John Costello

View the entire collection of winning images from the 45th World Press Photo contest. They were selected from 49,235 photos made by 4,171 photographers from 123 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