2005 Photo Contest

World Press Photo of the Year Arko Datta

World Press Photo of the Year Arko Datta

Featured photo by Marcello Bonfanti

Featured photo by Marcello Bonfanti

Featured photo by Paolo Woods

Featured photo by Paolo Woods

Featured photo by David Burnett

Featured photo by David Burnett

Featured photo by Jonas Bendiksen

Featured photo by Jonas Bendiksen

Featured photo by Carsten Peter

Featured photo by Carsten Peter

View the entire collection of winning images from the 48th World Press Photo contest. They were selected from 69,190 photos made by 4,266 photographers from 123 different countries.

World Press Photo of the Year

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