The World Press Photo Foundation is both a creator and curator of new knowledge by collecting, examining, and debating developments in photography and visual journalism.

We give insight into current developments and challenges through research and publications. Through this work we want to encourage debate and increase understanding about the challenges and developments facing visual journalism.

Recent projects include:

If you have questions about our past research projects, or would like to collaborate with us on a future research project, please send an email to David Campbell at