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    Winning image



    Finbarr O'Reilly, a Reuters photographer based in Senegal, has won the World Press Photo of the Year 2005, announced February 10, 2006, with this picture of a mother and child at an emergency feeding centre. The prestigious competition is the world's largest annual press photography contest. Jury chairman of the World Press Photo 2006 contest James Colton described the winning image as such, 'This image has everything - beauty, horror and despair. It is simple, elegant and moving.' The picture was taken in Tahoua, Niger August 1, 2005.

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    Last edited by oeyvind; 10th February 2006 at 06:42 PM.

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    Only sad and violence will win.


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    Quote Originally Posted by AReality
    Only sad and violence will win.


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    Either both moves our feelings and we remembered it ...
    AMPA * WPPI * J team

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    Quote Originally Posted by KNIGHT ONG
    Either both moves our feelings and we remembered it ...
    Well, can't deny. That's what the world wants to see.
    Imagine opening the newspaper, and all the news are handshakes at a dinner gala.


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    Quote Originally Posted by AReality
    Well, can't deny. That's what the world wants to see.
    Imagine opening the newspaper, and all the news are handshakes at a dinner gala.


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    true true.


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