2006 Photo Contest

World Press Photo of the Year Finbarr O'Reilly

World Press Photo of the Year Finbarr O'Reilly

Featured photo by Adam Pretty

Featured photo by Adam Pretty

Featured photo by Donald Miralle, Jr.

Featured photo by Donald Miralle, Jr.

Featured photo by David Maialetti

Featured photo by David Maialetti

Featured photo by Haibo Yu

Featured photo by Haibo Yu

Featured photo by Judit Berekai & Tomasz Gudzowaty

Featured photo by Judit Berekai & Tomasz Gudzowaty

View the entire collection of winning images from the 49th World Press Photo contest. They were selected from 83,044 photos made by 4,448 photographers from 122 different countries.

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