2018 sees a new process for the World Press Photo awards. This year they are announcing the award nominees for all categories – today. The awards themselves will be announced April 12, 2018.
In the video below you can watch the 2018 Chair of the General jury, Magdalena Herrera (Director of Photography for Geo France) explaining what makes a World Press Photo of the Year.
The jury on the six nominees for the World Press Photo of the Year. from World Press Photo on Vimeo.
You can see more information about the photographers and something that I’ve always called for the basic exif data of the photos – at www.worldpressphoto.org/collection/photo/2018
The nominees are:
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