In 1955 a group of Dutch photographers organized an international contest (“World Press Photo”) to expose their work to a global audience. Since then the contest has grown into the world’s most prestigious photography competition, and through our successful worldwide exhibition program, presents the stories that matter to millions of people.Make World Press Photo a centerpiece of your Amsterdam vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Amsterdam trip planner .
In the six decades the World Press Photo Foundation has been working from its home in Amsterdam as a creative, independent, nonprofit organization, the world has changed continuously, and new developments in the media and technology have transformed journalism and storytelling. Our mission has expanded, and we draw on our experience to guide visual journalists, storytellers, and audiences around the world through this challenging and exciting landscape.
We do this by showcasing stories that make people stop, feel, think and act. We encourage diverse accounts of the world that present stories with different perspectives. We exhibit those stories to a worldwide audience, educate the profession and the public on their making, and encourage debate on their meaning. We are a global platform connecting professionals and audiences through trustworthy visual journalism and storytelling.
World Press Photo Reviews
Tuffo nell'arte della fotografia non riservato solo agli amanti e specialisti del genere! Esperienza che consiglio davvero a tutti, facile da raggiungere, impossibile da non vedere passeggiando, da go... more »Dive into the art of photography not only reserved for lovers and specialists of the genre! Experience that I really recommend to everyone, easy to reach, impossible not to see walking, to enjoy in the serene and peaceful climate that is created inside!!
朝の散歩で通りました。ダム広場の近く、王宮のとなりにあります。とても凝った作りで雰囲気が素晴らしいです。 more »I went for a walk in the morning. It is near Dam Square and next to the Royal Palace. It is very elaborate and the atmosphere is wonderful.
Awesome training I had here
World Press Photo is the home of the leading annual photojournalism awards. Nice archives and great people.
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