How to enter the photo contest

The 2018 Photo Contest is now open for entries. 

The contest is open to professional photographers and photojournalists, and entry coordinators submitting work on their behalf.

Everyone who wishes to enter the 2018 World Press Photo Contest must register for access to the entry site before 4 January 2018, 12.00 (noon) CET.

Entries to the photo contest may only be submitted online via the entry site, which will remain open until 9 January 2018, 12.00 (noon) CET.

Read about the entry rules, categories, and code of ethics.

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