World Press Photo Foundation Supports Terrorism with Award - Live Trading News

The world's press is Anti-Russia, but giving an award to a photo depicting a dead Russian Diplomat and an ISIS Terrorist sent the wrong message. The media has been pushing the anti Russian line hard of late and the award were another platform for ...

Russia outraged by award for Turkey envoy killing photo - Rappler

This picture taken on December 19, 2016 shows Andrey Karlov (2ndR), the Russian ambassador to Ankara, lying on the floor after being shot by a gunman (R) during an attack during a public event in Ankara. AFP PHOTO / STRINGER. ISTANBUL, Turkey ...

AP image of Turkish assassin wins World Press Photo award - Times of India

AMSTERDAM: As an off-duty policeman who had just assassinated Russia's ambassador to Turkey stood in front of Burhan Ozbilici waving a gun, the veteran Associated Press photographer summoned the composure to stand his ground and keep taking ...

Image of 'hatred of our times' wins World Press Photo award - Rappler

Winner of the World Press Photo 2016 photographer Burhan Ozbilici (R) and Managing Director of the World Press Photo Foundation Lars Boering, speak on stage during the announcement of the World Press Photo prizes in Amsterdam, on February 13, ...

Still, infinite moments - Spencer Daily Reporter

Though my time at the Daily Reporter has been brief, I've had a few of those moments that we journalists hope for in a story. That is to say, there have been a handful of moments when my cheek is pressed against the back of my single lens reflex camera ...

Controversial Assassination Picture Wins 2017 World Press Photo Award [UPDATED] - Hyperallergic

Mevlüt Mert Altıntaş shouts after shooting Andrey Karlov, the Russian ambassador to Turkey, at an art gallery in Ankara, Turkey. (all images courtesy World Press Photo 2017). Update, February 14, 10pm EST: Russia has officially criticized the selection ...

Best news photos of the year: Shock, beauty in winning images - The Mercury News

First prize in Sports, Singles: "Grand National Steeplechase" by photographer Tom Jenkins, The Guardian; jockey Nina Carberry flies off her horse Sir Des Champs as they fall at The Chair fence during the Grand National steeplechase at Aintree ...

'Morally wrong' for image of Russian envoy killing to win photo of year award – jury chair - RT

It was “morally completely wrong” to choose an image of the Russian ambassador to Turkey's assassination as photo of the year, believes the chair of the World Press Photo 2017 awards, who says the decision “seems to advance the intentions of a terrorist.”.

World Press Photo award winner: Independent journalism is more important than the prize - Deutsche Welle

Turkish photographer Burhan Özbilici tells DW what receiving the World Press Award meant to him. His photo of the assassination of the Russian Ambassador to Turkey went around the world. Burhan Özbilici (privat). DW: How did you feel when you found out ...

Russia outraged by award for Turkey envoy killing photo - News24

An unnamed gunman gestures after shooting the Russian Ambassador to Turkey, Andrei Karlov, at a photo gallery in Ankara. (Burhan Ozbilici, AP). Multimedia · User Galleries · News in Pictures Send us your pictures · Send us your stories. What To Read ...

The 2017 World Press Photo of the year depicts 'the face of hatred' - Digital Trends

This image was one of several in a series that won Daniel Berehulak first place in the general news category. Heavy rain pours as Scene of the Crime Operatives investigate inside an alley on October 11, 2016, where a victim, Romeo Joel Torres ...

World Press Photo winners 2017 - The Sydney Morning Herald

Winners and select runners-up from the 60th World Press Photo Contest. They were selected from 80,408 images made by 5,034 photographers from 125 different countries. A warning that some images may disturb. Previous slide. Next slide. Overall Winner ...

Life, Death, Beauty and Crisis: 2017's World Press Photo Awards - teleSUR English

IN PICTURES: The 60th Annual World Press Photo Awards showcased the most hard-hitting, dramatic images in visual journalism and multimedia storytelling. The World Press Photo of the Year honors the photographer whose visual creativity and skills made ...

World Press Photo 2017 contest winners - ABC News

What are you so offended by? It's photojournalism. Go curl up in the fetal position somewhere safe then. Planet Earth • 3 weeks ago. The assassination photo is a remarkable photo from a photojournalist standpoint. Pretty crazy the photographer's ...

Does World Press Photo of the year of assassination promote terror? - Irish Times

The decision by the World Press Photo jury to award their main prize to an image of the murder of Russian ambassador Andrey Karlov in an Ankara art gallery has aroused considerable controversy. The decision was one which split the distinguished jury ...

In pictures: Best shots from World Press Photo Award - South China Morning Post

A total of 80,408 entries submitted to the prestigious competition by 5,034 photographers from 125 countries. The World Press jury awarded prizes in eight categories to 45 photographers from 25 countries. This photo by AFP's Noel Celis,, which won ...

World - Daily Herald

An Indian paramilitary soldier stands guard as elderly Kashmiri men enjoy the morning sun outside a closed market during a strike in Srinagar, Indian-controlled Kashmir on Monday. Shops and business establishments remained closed Saturday in Kashmir ...

Romanian photographer among the winners of 2017 World Press Photo contest - Romania-Insider.com

Romanian photographer Vadim Ghirda is one of the winners of the 2017 World Press Photo contest. His photo, named Migrant Crossing, got the second prize in the Contemporary Issues category. The photo was taken on March 14, 2016, and was ...

Picture Of Turkish Cop Killing Russian Ambassador Wins World Press Photo Award! - Indiatimes.com

The picture that represented hate, anger, disgust and revenge has won the prestigious World Press Photo Award. To many, it might be a surprise, but the picture of an off-duty Turkish policeman assassinating the Russian envoy to Turkey in December 2016, ...

'Even if I was killed, there would still be photos' - Killing of Turkish ambassador is controversial World Press ... - Press Gazette

The image of a terrorist holding his gun in the air after killing Turkish ambassador Andrew Karlov at an art gallery has proved a controversial winner of the prestigious World Press Photo prize. The image was taken by Burhan Ozbilic for Associated Press.