World Press Photo has been recognized since 1955 as the largest and most prestigious annual press photo contest in the world. The award-winning photographs are assembled into a traveling exhibition visiting more than 100 cities in 40 countries, including Saguenay. The international exhibition “World Press Photo 2019” covers the major events of the year in 150 award-winning images of the year 2018, divided into eight categories (News, General Information, Contemporary Topic, Portrait, Environment, Nature, Sport and Project long-term), captured by 42 photographers from 23 countries.
Exhibition presented within the framework of the Zoom Photo Festival Saguenay.
Produced by the World Press Photo Foundation.
World Press Photo is supported by the Dutch Postcode Lottery.
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