World Press Photo

6 September 2019 - 26 August 2019

Erasmus Huis
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World Press Photo

The Dutch cultural centre in Jakarta, Erasmus Huis is hosting World Press Photo Exhibition on 6 – 26 September. The annual photo contest awards photographers for the best images contributing to the past year of visual journalism. It is the world’s leading contest for professional press photographers, photojournalists and documentary photographers. This year, the contest saw 4,738 photographers from 129 countries and a total of 78,801 images registered. An independent jury consisting of leading photography professionals selected the winning pictures and the stories that matter. Come join the opening ceremony on 5 September at 7.30pm and the photo talk on the day after at 3pm.

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