World Press Photo 2012
9/19 WED – 10/14 SUN: Kyoto (Kyoto Museum for World Peace, Ritsumeikan University)
10/16 TUE – 11/1 THU: Shiga (Ritsumeikan University Biwako Kusatsu Campus)
11/4 SUN – 11/18 SUN: Oita (Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University)

This is the 55th year of the World Press Photo and it consists of about 200 winning entries for the World Press Photo Contest held annually by the World Press Photo Foundation, based in the Netherlands. We held photo exhibition every year. We hope to make people find out how world things really are and use this exhibit as an opportunity to think about peace through these photos.

World Press Photo 2012

World Press Photo of the Year 2011:
Samuel Aranda, Spain, for The New York Times