World Press Photo of the Year. Signal by John Stanmeyer (VII for National Geographic) African migrants on the shore of Djibouti city at night, raising their phones in an attempt to capture an inexpensive signal from neighboring Somalia.
BLIND INDIAN ALBINO BOYS Brent Stirton Staged Portraits 2014 prize singles A group of blind albino boys photographed in their boarding room at the Vivekananda mission school for the blind in West Bengal, India.
Massacre at Westgate Mall 21 September 2013 A woman and children hiding in the mall. They escaped unharmed. Gunmen opened fire at an upscale Nairobi mall on 21 September killing at least 39 people in one of the worst terrorist attacks in Kenya’s history.
This frame showing survivors of typhoon Haiyan marching during a religious procession in Tolosa, Philippines, won French photographer Phillipe Lopez of Agence France Press first place in the Spot News Single category.
“Farewell Mandela,” a woman reacts in disappointment after access to see former South Africa President Nelson Mandela was closed on the third and final day of his casket lying in state, outside Union Buildings in Pretoria, South Africa, on Dec.