LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph

About POYi 2012

Pictures of the Year International is the oldest and most prestigious photojournalism program in the world. Each year the POYi competition honors the very best documentary photography and photojournalism, setting the gold-standard for excellence. POYi is committed to engaging citizens worldwide with great photojournalism by sponsoring educational public exhibitions.

The 50-print display showcases a selection of the 240 winners from the most recent judging in February.Through exhibitions and workshops POYI extends the reach of those photojournalist who chronicle the news events and social issues facing our world. Pictures of the Year International is a program of the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute at the Missouri School of Journalism. Now in its 69th year, POYI continues to recognize and promote excellence in photojournalism.