Poignant Winning Images from 2019 World Press Photo Contest

If you’ve been excited to see the winning photos of this year’s World Press Photo contest, the wait is now over!

Previously, World Press Photo shared with us their impressive shortlist for the 2019 Press Photo Contest, where the nominees had the chance to bag the World Press Photo of the Year and World Press Photo Story of the Year awards. The winning photos have already been chosen, so if you’re among those who are following the competition closely, the wait for the results is now over!

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Check Out the Nominees of the 2019 World Press Photo Contest

The World Press Photo Foundation has just unveiled the impressive shortlist for the two awards of its 2019 Photo Contest. 

The World Press Photo Foundation brings us more photography inspiration with its introduction of this year’s nominees for its Photo Contest. If you’d like to get more insights on what makes a photograph memorable, unique, and relevant to today’s pressing issues, this announcement is worth checking out.

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Ronaldo Schemidt’s Fantastic Image Wins World Press Photo of the Year Award

Powerful protest photo wins Venezuelan photographer Ronaldo Schemidt the World Press Photo of the Year award!

The World Press Photo Foundation has finally unveiled the results of its esteemed competitions, the 61st annual World Press Photo Contest and the 8th annual World Press Photo Digital Storytelling Contest. During the Awards Show held in Amsterdam, the compelling shot by Ronaldo Schemidt of Venezuela was declared the World Press Photo of the Year and garnered the first prize in the Spot News Single category. The World Press Photo of the Year commends the photographer “whose visual creativity and skills made a picture that captures or represents an event or issue of great journalistic importance in the last year.”

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