Latest News & Features


  • WPO on Instagram - Tun Shin Chang

    27th Jun 2015

    "Most of the time, I capture what I see, on the go. It’s instinctive and I just stay sensitive to what I think would form a good picture of my surroundings." - Tun Shin Chang

  • Tanya Houghton, Graduate Winner of the BJP Breakthrough Photography Awards

    24th Jun 2015

    Documentary photographer Tanya Houghton was the winner of the Graduate Series Award in this year’s inaugural BJP Breakthrough Photography Awards. We spoke with the Norfolk-born, London-based photographer, now completing an M.A in Photography and Urban Culture at Goldsmith, to find out more about her approach to photography and what’s next for her.

  • WPO on Instagram - Mikko Lagerstedt

    20th Jun 2015

    "The light changes drastically, and when day turns to night, everything seems different and atmospheric to me. It's the atmosphere and darkness that inspires me." Read our interview with #WPOfavs photographer Mikko Lagerstedt.

  • Jasper White’s Tour Eiffel & Bird Cages

    15th Jun 2015

    Jasper White will present ‘Tour Eiffel’, alongside his other series ‘Bird Cages’, at Downstairs At Mother, Shoreditch, London, on 18th June, for one night only.

  • WPO on Instagram - Varun Thota

    13th Jun 2015

    "I focus on taking shots of things that really appeal to me, try to push myself to try new things and continue to learn as much from others as possible." We interview #WPOfavs featured photographer, Varun Thota - aka @vnthota.

  • Photoville goes European

    9th Jun 2015

    Photoville is heading to Europe for the Triennial of Photography Hamburg, to be held from 18th - 28th June 2015.

  • WPO on Instagram - Christoffer Collin

    6th Jun 2015

    Our Instagram initiative #WPOfavs features the work of various talented photographers that use the ever-popular photo sharing platform. Here we interview Christoffer Collin - aka @wisslaren.

  • WPO and British Journal of Photography Partnership

    2nd Jun 2015

    The World Photography Organisation is pleased to announce a new partnership with British Journal of Photography (BJP), the world's longest running photography magazine. WPO & BJP will work together to deliver the 2016 Student Focus competition.

  • 2016 Sony World Photography Awards Open for Entries

    1st Jun 2015

    The free to enter 2016 Sony World Photography Awards, the world’s largest photography competition, is now open for entries.

  • Renowned Photographer Mary Ellen Mark Passes Away

    27th May 2015

    Mary Ellen Mark, the renowned documentary and portrait photographer, has sadly passed away at the age of 75. In 2014, the World Photography Organisation awarded Ellen Mark the Outstanding Contribution to Photography award. Here, in full, is her acceptance essay.


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