World Press Photo courts new controversy

World Press Photo Contest has revealed the 2017 winners, with Turkish photographer Burhan Ozbilici winning Photographer of the Year for controversial images showing the assassination of the Russian ambassador to Turkey. Ozbilici, working for Associated Press, photographed the assassination of … Continue reading

Photojournalism’s integrity under fire by WPP

When the 2014 World Press Photo (WPP) contest results were revealed earlier this month, they were accompanied by¬†WPP managing director Lars Boering’s comments regarding the ‘integrity of the entries‘. Boering (pictured right) said 20 percent of entries that made it … Continue reading

Aussies win at World Press Photo Contest

The results for the 2014 World Press Photo Contest are in and Australian photographer Raphaela Rosella has landed first prize in the Portrait category. Raphaela, a Brisbane-based documentary photographer, photographed a young girl from Moree, NSW as she waited for … Continue reading