Meet the six selected visual storytellers from Asia

6x6 Asia Talents

With Lars Boering, Managing Director of World Press Photo, as chair, the online selection committee comprised:

  • Ammar Abd Rabbo, photographer and journalist (Syria)
  • NayanTara Gurung Kakshapati, photographer and curator (Nepal)
  • Claudia Hinterseer, Senior Video Producer South China Morning Post (Netherlands)
  • Kazuma Obara, photographer (Japan)

Find out more about the nomination process

6x6 Asia

The countries included in this global region are: 

Afghanistan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Maldives, Mongolia, Nepal, North Korea, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Syria, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates, and Yemen.