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‘Tasteless' Photos of Poor Indians Bring Backlash for World Press Photo

‘Tasteless' Photos of Poor Indians Bring Backlash for World Press Photo

7 monthes ago   |   Peta Pixel

World Press Photo is at the receiving end of sharp criticism today for a series of photos on its Instagram account showing poverty-stricken Indians standing in front of tables...
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The Cameras That Shot the Winning Photos of World Press Photo 2018

The Cameras That Shot the Winning Photos of World Press Photo 2018

11 monthes ago   |   Peta Pixel

World Press Photo announced the 2018 winners of its prestigious photojournalism contest last week, and most of the winning photos were accompanied by details of the cameras...
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Photo of Man on Fire Wins World Press Photo of the Year

Photo of Man on Fire Wins World Press Photo of the Year

11 monthes ago   |   Peta Pixel   |   2 articles

Venezuelan photographer Ronald Schemidt has just been awarded the prestigious World Press Photo of the Year prize in 2018 for his striking photo of a Venezuelan man on fire...
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Sex, Lies, and Lemmings: Hossein Fatemi and the Toxification of Photojournalism

Sex, Lies, and Lemmings: Hossein Fatemi and the Toxification of Photojournalism

One year ago   |   Peta Pixel

The year-long world tour of photojournalist Hossein Fatemi's controversial Iranian photos is coming to an end. In a year in which fake news and the abuse of power has never...
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On Photo Contests: Opinions Matter. but Please, Can't We Be Civil?

On Photo Contests: Opinions Matter. but Please, Can't We Be Civil?

One year ago   |   Peta Pixel

I write a version of this story every year around this time: Photo Contest result time. And every year, it's addressing the same grousing and whining and complaints about...
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Do Photojournalism Contests Glamorize Pain and Suffering?

Do Photojournalism Contests Glamorize Pain and Suffering?

One year ago   |   Peta Pixel

In a break from the past, World Press Photo released the short list of finalists in advance of naming the winners to their annual contest - arguably the most prestigious in all...
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Here are the 6 Finalists for World Press Photo of the Year 2018

Here are the 6 Finalists for World Press Photo of the Year 2018

One year ago   |   Peta Pixel   |   2 articles

For the first time in its history, the most prestigious photojournalist prize in the world has unveiled the finalists of its Photo of the Year contest before selecting a...
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Why Does Controversy Follow World Press Photo?

Why Does Controversy Follow World Press Photo?

2 years ago   |   Peta Pixel

Another year and another controversy for World Press Photo. This year, photographer Ramin Talaie raised questions about the authenticity of Hossein Fatemi who took 2nd place in...
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The State of News Photography in 2016

The State of News Photography in 2016

2 years ago   |   Peta Pixel

We now know which cameras top photojournalists around the world are using these days, but what are they saying about the state of their industry? A newly published study uses...
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The Cameras That Captured Winning Shots in World Press Photo 2017

The Cameras That Captured Winning Shots in World Press Photo 2017

2 years ago   |   Peta Pixel

The prestigious photojournalism contest World Press Photo announced its 2017 winners this week . A look at the data quietly published alongside the winning shots offers a...
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Mixed Media Abstract, "Golden Mantle" by Mixed Media Artist Carol Nelson...

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