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