Publishing the results of the most recent annual "World Press Photo Contest", this exceptional book contains the very best press photographs from the year 2010 pictures submitted by photojournalists, picture agencies, newspapers and magazines throughout the world. Selected from thousands of images, these prizewinning photos capture the most powerful, moving and sometimes disturbing images of the year. "Will amuse, sadden, console and ultimately teach you much about this world of ours". ("Popular Photography"). "Some of the very best work being done around the world today"). ("News Photographer").
The photos present the world in all its glory contributors have captured every facet of human emotion the pictures are joyous, frantic, beautiful, and terrifying. With a wow on nearly every page, this is recommended for press photography enthusiasts and news hounds.