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Have you heard about the new exciting addition to the Photographer of the Year prize? 

Set up to reward photographers passionate about communicating the planet’s biggest challenges

Discover what’s new for the 16th edition




From surreal digital photomontages to darkroom photograms, we showcase seven images from past competitions that embrace creativity 

Take a look at the latest images that have reached the top of our list 

Bartlomiej Jurecki's tells us the story behind his street photograph with a difference

You all voted for Debora Lombardi's dazzling image of a Peruvian lily as your pic of the month. We talk to the Italian photographer to find out more about the image 

11 photographs from the Open competition that made us look again... 

To celebrate our new Sustainability Prize, we look at striking photo projects from the 2022 Awards that are related to the environment  

We put femgrafía – an online platform celebrating female photographers from Latin America and Spain – in the spotlight 

We kickstart September's Pick of the pics with nine of the most striking images entered into the Open competition 

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