The Winners of World Press Photo 2017

The Dive Sports – Second Prize, Singles Gaël Monfils of France dives for a forehand in his fourth round match against Andrey Kuznetsov of Russia during the 2016 Australian Open at Melbourne Park, Australia. The Australian Open holds the record for the highest attendance at a Grand Slam event. Medics Assist a Wounded Girl Spot…

The Winners of World Press Photo 2017

Iraq’s Battle To Reclaim Its Cities General News – Second Prize, Stories More than two years after the Islamic State first blitzed across Iraq in 2014, Iraqi security forces are scrambling to evict the militant group from Mosul, its last major stronghold in the country. The campaign has displaced nearly 70,000 Iraqis, and may uproot…

Winners of the 2016 National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year Contest

Sardine Run, Grand Prize Winner, and First Place Action Winner. During the sardine migration along the Wild Coast of South Africa, millions of sardines are preyed upon by marine predators such as dolphins, marine birds, sharks, whales, penguins, sailfishes, and sea lions. The hunt begins with common dolphins that have developed special hunting techniques to…

Life

In my work, I search for a bright and strong artistic effect, for a charming photographic language in shape, color and with the use of light. I pay great attention to the setting of the picture in an effort to combine the objectivity of the external world with my interiority, to obtain an image which…

The art of wine

A Romanian farmer shows his happiness after the harvest in Maramures. The population of this region still maintains a strong connection to the land and still carries out many agricultural activities manually. Gianluca De Bartolo An autumnal glimpse of Cuneo’s Langhe taken at La Morra, portrays a wine producing area near Alba in a moment…

Animalia

“Bubbles.” A green sea turtle at the surface off the coast of Oahu. I was able to spend the better part of an hour freediving alongside this turtle as it casually grazed on the sea floor below between gulps of air at the surface. © Brett Monroe Garner “Tadpole Girl.” The tadpoles that we watched…

2016 National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year Contest

Buffalo Mud Bath.” An African Buffalo full of mud late in the afternoon in the Masai Mara, Kenya. A different portrait for this powerful animal. Chris Schmid “Atlantic Puffin.” A closeup of an Atlantic Puffin on the protected nesting site of Machias Seal Island, off the coast of Maine. Access to the island is very…

2016 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year Contest

Barbara Dall’Angelo Yuval Ofek Gregory Lecoeur Kiel Bristow Amos Nachoum Anabel Vargas Jean Tmr John Rollins David Nam Lip Lee Mark Meyer Bill Klipp Michel Zoghzoghi Brett Rylance Federica Violin The deadline to enter the National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year Contest is fast approaching—entries will be accepted until May 27, 2016. The grand…

2016 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year Contest

Thierry Bornier / National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year Contest Missy Mandel / National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year Contest   Reynold Dewantara / National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year Contest Danilo Dungo / National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year Contest Massimo Rumi / National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year…

2015: The Year in Photos ( 3 )

A building and a large screen are seen through thick smog in Beijing on December 8, 2015, as China’s capital issued its first ever “red alert” for pollution. Damir Sagolj / Reuters Guillaume Rolland of France stands on the line during the Highline Extreme event in Moleson, Switzerland, on September 25, 2015. European best slackliners…

2015: The Year in Photos ( 2 )

A Lebanese anti-government protester holds a placard during a demonstration against the ongoing trash crisis and alleged government corruption, in Beirut, Lebanon, on August 29, 2015. Hussein Malla / AP A group of 1,000 customers receive a facial massage at a sports center in Jinan, Shandong province, China, on May 4, 2015. The women were…

2015: The Year in Photos ( 1 )

A man rescues a migrant from the Aegean Sea, in the eastern island of Rhodes, Greece, on April 20, 2015. Greek authorities said that at least three people died, including a child, after a wooden boat carrying tens of migrants ran aground off the island of Rhodes. Argiris Mantikos / AP Lemurs eat at Qingdao…

Migrant crisis in Europe

Two Syrian women embrace after arriving on Kos in an inflatable dinghy on August 30, in Kos, Greece. Migrants from many parts of the Middle East and African nations continue to flood into Europe before heading from Athens, north to the Macedonian border. (Dan Kitwood/Getty Images) Migrants who arrived from Budapest walk on the platform…

The Winners Of The 2015 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest

Diving with a humpback whale and her newborn calf while they cruise around Roca Partida in the Revillagigedo, Mexico. (Image credits: Anuar Patjane) This gravel-crush working place remains full of dust and sand. Three gravel workmen are looking through the window glass at their working place. Chittagong, Bangladesh. (Image credits: Faisal Azim) Camel Ardah, as…

Portraits

A man watches as Indian Sikhs protest the acquittal of ruling Congress party leader Sajjan Kumar in New Delhi, India, Wednesday, May 8, 2013. (Altaf Qadri/associated press) Hla Hla May, a Rohingya Muslim woman displaced by violence, holds her one year old daughter Roshan at a former rubber factory that now serves as their shelter,…

Best Wedding Photography of 2014

Matous Duchek | Matous Duchek | Prague, Czech Republic Chris Huang | We-Sweet Photography | Taipei, Taiwan Apresh Chavda | Apresh Chavda Photography | London, United Kingdom Ruslan Myts | Ruslan Myts | Novorossiysk, Russia Mariano Sfiligoy | Mariano Sfiligoy Wedding Photography | Santiago, Chile Aries Tao | Clovergraphy | Sydney, Australia Franco Baroni |…

Children

Lewis Hine Jimmy Nelson Consuelo Kanaga Lewis Hine Brassaï Jerome Liebling Jimmy Nelson Dorothea Lange Saul Leiter Muhammed Muheisen Jerome Liebling Eve Arnold D. Kristanovic Sally Mann Micke Berg Rudolf Koppitz Sabine Weiss Sabine Weiss Yann Layma Lewis Hine Julia Margaret Cameron Flash of God

Sony Awards 2015

Antoine Weisde Jaime Massieu Héctor Muñoz Antony Crossfield Armin Appel Nick Ng Yeow Kee Norman Quinn Saleh Rozat Yasen Georgiev Wilson Lee Beatriz Rocha Stephanie Anjo Yong Lin Tan Janos M Schmidt Sony World Photography Awards 

Sony Photography Awards

“The Old Teacher In Hanoi, VietNam.” Photo by Bao Vu, Vietnam. “A Hindu monk is walking in a foggy winter morning of a mango garden of Dinajpur.” Photo by Jubair Bin Iqbal, Bangladesh. “Blue Tit Looking at it’s Reflection in Some Water.” Photo by Georg May, Germany. “Woman suspended in a mass of feathers.” Photo…

25 Of The Best Shortlisted Photos From The 2015 Sony World Photography Awards

On the Tundra by Simon Morris Frog Story by Harfian Herdi Old Shepherd by Saeed Barikani Cat Mothers by Ramil Gilvano CAESAR by Christian Berthelot Sweat and Blood by Marcin Kloce Pray by Muhammad Berkati Restricted Areas by Danila Tkachenko Underwater Grace by Jonathan Yeap Chin Tiong Blue Fields by Simon Butterworth The secondary trainer…