A subtle moment becomes the world press photo of the year

“This year’s World Press Photo jury surprised many people when it selected Mads Nissen’s portrait of Jon and Alex, a gay couple, during an intimate moment in St. Petersburg, Russia, as the Photo of the Year.”

 

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Mads Nissen-Scanpix/Panos

Mads Nissen-Scanpix/Panos