Amsterdam - Paris
2005 to 2017
World Press Photo is an independent, non-profit organization founded in 1955 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Its aim is to stimulate and support the development of photojournalism, to encourage the transmission of knowledge in this field and to promote the free and unrestricted exchange of information. This organization works internationally, it is world-renowned for its annual press photography competition, which has many categories in addition to the “World Press Photo of the Year”.