Here’s the winners of the 58th edition of the World Press Photo that have been announced on the 12th february 2015. Among 5000 worldwide photographers, it’s the Danish Mads Missen who has won the price of the photo of the year, with his intimate cliche of a Russian homosexual couple “Jon and Alex”. A beautiful list to discover in the gallery.
Contemporary-Issues – Jon and Alex by Mads Missen.
General News – Ebola in Sierra Leone by Pete Muller.
Nature – Monkey training for a circus by Yongzhi Chu.
Spot News – Crime Without Punishment by Jerome Sessini.
Contemporary Issues – Christmas Factory by Ronghui Chen.
Contemporary Issues – Mothers of Patience by Fatemeh Behboudi.
Contemporary Issues – The Dark Heart of Europe by Giovanni Troilo.
Contemporary Issues – Waria : Being a Different Muslim by Fulvio Bugani.
General News – Bosa, Bosa, Bosa by Gianfranco Tripodo.
General News – Rescue Operation by Massimo Sestini.
Nature – Cold Blood Colombia by Paolo Marchetti.
Nature – Orphaned Rhino by Ami Vitale.
Portraits – Cadets by Paolo Verzone.
Sports – The final game by Bao Tailiang.
Spot News – Act of Forgiveness by Arash Khamooshi.
Spot News – Istanbul Protest by Bulent Kilic.
Contemporary Issues – Blue Sky Days by Tomas Van Houtryve.