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Enter the world’s largest photography competition: June 1, 2016




"In November 2014, I was arrested and detained by the Ugandan equivalent of the CIA. For hours, they threatened to throw me in jail..."

When done well, aerial photography seems to have the remarkable ability of turning our perception of everyday life into something richly aesthetic. 

We spoke to Managing Director of World Press Photo, Lars Boering, to find out more about his first year at WPP, his vision for the future of the organisation, and how he deals with criticism. 

For this week's PhotoShelter interview, we speak to Tom Dymond, the official photographer for X Factor and Britain's Got Talent. 


Ahead of its third edition in September, PHOTOFAIRS | Shanghai launched a tour of five major Chinese cities and confirmed Feng Boyi as advisor of its new moving image program.

theprintspace present TRAJECTORY, a unique platform for 2016 graduates to showcase their work to over 500,000 photographers and industry professionals. Click to browse graduate galleries and take part!

In PhotoShelter's latest guide, check out exclusive interviews with photographers who have successfully completed book projects through self-publishing and traditional publishing, and share lessons learned along the way. Download the free guide today! 


2015 Sony World Photography Awards

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