Awards & Competitions

Warren Richardson Wins World Press Photo of the Year 2015

February 18, 2016

By Holly Stuart Hughes

© Warren Richardson

Warren Richardson's image of a man passing a baby through a fence at the Serbia/Hungary border in Roszke, Hungary, August 28, 2015, won the 2015 World Press Photo of the Year.

Australian photographer Warren Richardson has won this year’s World Press Photo of the Year prize for his black-and-white image of a man and a child crossing through barbed wire from Serbia to Hungary. Richardson, who is based in Budapest, Hungary, made the photo last August, after camping with refugees who were trying to make it across the border before dawn...

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