Yesterday the 61st World Press Photo Contest took place in Amsterdam. The 2018 winners in several categories were selected from 73,044 images taken by 4,548 photographers from 125 different countries.
The World Press Photo of the Year, the main prize, is taken by Ronaldo Schemidt from Venezuela for his photo ‘Venezuela Crisis’. On this photo José Víctor Salazar Balza (28) catches fire amid violent clashes with riot police during a protest against President Nicolás Maduro, in Caracas, Venezuela.
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Protocolbureau is proud to be part of the World Press Photo Awards Ceremony for many years. We provide assistance with our seating programme and during the evening with our ushers. The World Press Photo Awards Ceremony is a prestigious yet informal evening, a good example of modern protocol.
Our director Jean Paul Wijers wrote an article about modern protocol on our website. The method of modern protocol is the basis of our approach at event: https://lnkd.in/gaMfdQr