50th Annual World Press Photo Contest
By: Juan Carlos Bonilla - Published: Feb 9, 2007 • References: worldpressphoto
For those of you with a photo hobbie, this is a very good example a how a simple image could be your next hit no make you famous, its just a matter of being in the right place at the right time and always ready. Now show us what you can do for the next year.. "The international jury of the 50th annual World Press Photo Contest selected a color image of the US photographer Spencer Platt of Getty Images as World Press Photo of the Year 2006.World Press Photo is run as an independent, non-profit organization with its office in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, where World Press Photo was founded in 1955.irst and foremost, World Press Photo is known for organizing the world's largest and most prestigious annual press photography contest. Prizewinning photographs are assembled into a traveling exhibition that is visited by over two million people in some 45 countries worldwide. A yearbook presenting all prizewinning entries is published annually in six languages."