American photojournalist John Stanmeyer has won first prize in the 2014 World Press Photo awards for his image of African migrants near Djibouti city.
Stanmeyer’s work is a moonlit image, which shows some men trying to get a phone signal from nearby Somalia.
Other winning works include:
SPOT NEWS SINGLES:
1. Phillipe Lopez, France, Agence France-Presse, Typhoon survivors, Tolosa, the Philippines, Nov. 18.
2. John Tlumacki, USA, The Boston Globe, Boston Marathon bombing, April 15.
3. Taslima Akhter, Bangladesh, Victims of garment factory collapse, Dhaka, Bangladesh, April 25.