The 2017 contest drew entries from around the world: 5,034 photographers from 126 countries submitted 80,408 images. The jury gave prizes in eight categories to 45 photographers from 25 countries.
Be moved and inspired by the images from these talented photographers, in this exhibition of the finalists’ work.
Photo credit: Jonathan Bachman, Reuters
Please note that due to the nature of press photography, some visitors may find some of the images distressing. Some images may be considered unsuitable for young audiences.