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Announcing the 2019 Joop Swart Masterclass Nominees

The World Press Photo Foundation is pleased to announce the 245 nominees for the 2019 Joop Swart Masterclass, from which the 12 participants will be selected.

March 11,2019

World Press Photo Festival 2019 preliminary program announced

The World Press Photo Festival 2019 will take place on 12-13 April at Amsterdam’s Westergasfabriek. The festival will showcase different perspectives on the stories that matter through a varied program of presentations, screenings, and meet-ups.

March 07,2019

World Press Photo House to open in Westerpark Amsterdam

The World Press Photo Foundation has received a substantial contribution from the Dutch Postcode Lottery for a multi-year program of cultural and educational initiatives linked to the World Press Photo House.

March 01,2019

Meet the 2019 Contests Nominees

Discover the stories that matter, chosen by an independent jury of photography and digital storytelling professionals.

February 20,2019

2019 World Press Photo Contests Nominees Announced 20 February

On 20 February the World Press Photo Foundation will announce the nominees for the 2019 Photo Contest and 2019 Digital Storytelling Contest.

February 06,2019

WPPF renews its worldwide partner

The World Press Photo Foundation renews its worldwide partner.

January 16,2019

Shahidul Alam’s 100-day detention must end

Statement by Free Press Unlimited, the Prince Claus Fund for Culture and Development, and the World Press Photo Foundation.

February 01,2019

Josh Begley awarded the 2018 Tim Hetherington Fellowship

The Tim Hetherington Trust and the World Press Photo Foundation are pleased to announce that the 2018 Tim Hetherington Fellowship has been awarded to Josh Begley.

February 01,2019

Calling for the release of Bangladeshi photographer Shahidul Alam

Free Shahidul Alam Today: Statement by the Prince Claus Fund for Culture and Development, Free Press Unlimited, and the World Press Photo Foundation

December 12,2018

Announcing the release of technical report on 2018 Photo Contest

The World Press Photo Foundation is releasing a technical report reviewing a range of issues related to the 2018 Photo Contest.

February 01,2019

Announcing the 2018 Joop Swart Masterclass Participants

The World Press Photo Foundation is pleased to announce the participants selected for the 2018 Joop Swart Masterclass.

February 01,2019

Announcing the 2018 Joop Swart Masterclass nominees

The World Press Photo Foundation is pleased to announce the nominees for the 2018 Joop Swart Masterclass.

February 01,2019

A statement in response to the CJR special report on sexual harassment

A statement in response to the CJR special report on sexual harassment.

December 12,2018

A new way to announce the results of the 2018 World Press Photo contests

This year the World Press Photo Foundation will announce the results of the 2018 World Press Photo Contest and 2018 Digital Storytelling Contest in a new way.

February 01,2019

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