World Press Photo Foundation
World Press Photo 2010
former Hotel du Parc, rue du Parc, Clervaux
We apologize: the access to the exhibition is not adapted to the needs of the disabled!
opening hours: all day from 11:00 - 18:00; Thursday 11:00 - 20:00
admission: adults - 1 EUR; students - free
Pietro Masturzo, freelance photographer from Italy, wins premier award
The international jury of the 53rd annual World Press Photo Contest has selected a photo by the Italian photographer Pietro Masturzo as the World Press Photo of the Year 2009. The picture depicts women shouting in protest from a rooftop in Tehran, on 24 June. The winning photograph is part of a story depicting the nights following the contested presidential elections in Iran, when people shouted their dissent from roofs and balconies, after daytime protests in the streets. The story as a whole was awarded first prize in the category People in the News.