[Photojournalism] The Beautiful World Press Photos Of The Year
Samuel Aranda, a Spanish photographer, has won the 2011 World Press Photo of the Year award with his image of a veiled woman holding a wounded family member after a demonstration in Yemen. Jurors said that the photo, captured in late 2011, captured many of the emotions felt throughout the middle east and northern Africa during the Arab Spring.
To see all of the winners and runners up in each category, head over to this BBC Slideshow, which is well worth a visit! The variety and impact of all of the selected photos is incredible.