Black and white photo of child in snowy climate

Fifty-Five Degrees Below Zero

For over six decades, the World Press Photo Foundation has changed the narrative of visual story-telling on an international scale.

This 1964 Photo Contest winner shows a composite of a baby and a funeral procession of a reindeer shepard at fifty-five degrees below zero in the northern tundra of Evenkia, in what was then the Soviet Union.

Click below to see this year's World Press Photo contest winners.

Photo: Gennady Kopsov


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