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Great White Shark Breach at False Bay. A male great white shark breaches in False Bay near Cape Town, South Africa.


By Helmuth Pirath - Prize World Press Photo of the Year 1956 - CountryWest Germany Place Caption - A German World War II prisoner, released by the Soviet Union, is reunited with his daughter. The child had not seen her father since she was one-year-old.


Man mutilated Rwanda World Press Photo of the Year: 1994 James Nachtwey, USA, Magnum Photos for Time. Rwanda, June Hutu man mutilated by the Hutu ‘Interahamwe’ militia, who suspected him of sympathizing with the Tutsi rebels.


Hooded Iraqi prisoner comforting a child Award winning photo showing a iraqi man comforts his son at a holding center for prisoners of war in An Najaf, Iraq, 31 March Taken by photographer Jean-Marc Bouju


Every World Press Photo Winner From 1955-2011

World Press Photo of the Year: 1967 South Vietnam, May The commander of an tankgunner of the US Cavalry Regiment in Vietnam’s “Iron Triangle”. About the image: Rentmeester took his winning shot, which was salvaged from Life magazine’s.

When asked why he still faithfully visited his wife at the nursing home everyday even though she no longer knew who he was, the elderly man replied, "She doesn’t know me, but I still know who she is."  This is a sweet story of love and commitment. <<< repinned by

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It was a busy morning, about when an elderly gentleman in his arrived at the hospital to have stitches removed from his thumb. He said he was in a hurry as he had an appointment at am. The nurse took his vital signs and had him take a seat,


A mother and her children wade across a river to escape US bombing. The US Air Force had evacuated their village because it was suspected of being used as a base camp by the Vietcong. (Kyoichi Sawada) Date Country Vietnam Place Loc Thuong, Binh Dinh


Every World Press Photo Winner From 1955-2011

World Press Photo of the Year The fingers of malnourished one-year-old Alassa Galisou are pressed against the lips of his mother Fatou Ousseini at an emergency feeding clinic in the town of Tahoua in northwestern Niger, August © Finbarr O'Reilly


Every World Press Photo Winner From 1955-2011

WORLD PRESS PHOTO OF THE YEAR 2011 15 October 2011 A woman holds a wounded relative in her arms, inside a mosque used as a field hospital by demonstrators against the rule of President Ali Abdullah Saleh, during clashes in Sanaa, Yemen on 15 October


Police throw tear-gas at a group of chanting residents of the Modderdam squatter camp protesting against the demolition of their homes outside Cape Town. (By Leslie Hammond)

2012 National Geographic Photography Contest Winners - The Big Picture -

2012 National Geographic Photography Contest Winners

First place for People: Amongst the Scavengers Photo by Micah Albert Location: Dandora, Kenya 'At the end of the day women are allowed to pick through the dumpsite.

2012's Best Photojournalism | American Photo

barackmichelle: History in more ways than one! Cheers to Scout Tufankjian for the beautiful shot!

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Shadow and light - The Big Picture -

Shadow and light

Chief midwife Maria Antoneta Cabral Barbosa holds a newborn boy she delivered by flashlight at the regional hospital in Gabu, Guinea-Bissau, on May Vote for your favorite news picture of