Opening: 1 December 2018
Deadline: January 4, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Conditions: only open to professional photographers
Prizes: €10,000, valuable prizes
- Contemporary Issues
Single pictures (CI) or stories (CIS) documenting cultural, political or social issues affecting individuals or societies.
Single pictures (EN) or stories (ENS) documenting human impact, positive or negative, on the environment.
- General News
Single pictures (GN) or stories (GNS) reporting on news topics and their aftermaths.
- Long-Term Projects
A project on a single theme that has been shot over at least three different years.
Single pictures (NA) or stories (NAS) showing flora, fauna and landscapes in their natural state.
Single pictures (PO) or stories (POS) of individuals or groups either in observed or posed portraits.
Single pictures (SP) or stories (SPS) that capture individual or team sports.
- Spot News
Single pictures (SN) or stories (SNS) witnessing news moments or immediate events.
Website of Photo Contest: worldpressphoto.org/activities/photo-contest
World Press Photo Contest 2018 Winners
World Press Photo of the Year
Next Photo Contest:
FEP – European Professional Photographer of the Year Awards