The winner of the Scientific and Human Interest Newspaper of the Year International Category has been announced. The Geographic Earth Picture of the Year has been given to the picture by Guardian Media Group for their “World of the Dead” newspaper app. And a picture by Der Spiegel showing the close-up view of the Wehrmacht unit made its into the final four. The contest was held in Zurich, Switzerland, at the end of April and the prize was announced on Sunday by the Graphic Association.
Winner Scientific and Human Interest Newspaper of the Year International Category: Guardian Media Group from the Guardian
The reader response to Guardian’s World of the Dead app “gets right to the point and paints a surreal picture of death, horror and chaos.”
Winner Geographic Earth Picture of the Year: The Guardian
For global audiences, this picture marked an unprecedented access to the world of World War I for historical illustrators and artists.
Winner, News Picture of the Year: The Guardian
•Wide-angle perspective of the Wehrmacht unit displays a horrifying reality of German concentration camps.
Winner, News Cartography of the Year: Der Spiegel from Der Spiegel
The two young Bundeswehr soldiers rested on a shady spot.
The pictures should be viewed as innovative ways to show what is known to the audience.