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WPC 2022, closure postponed to October 25

We are happy to inform you that the WPC governing committee, considering the numerous requests received, approved to postpone the deadline for completing the WPC 2022 entry procedures.Without exception, the new dead line will be Monday October 25th.The entry area of the competition will close at Midnight, CET. Then, get ready to react accordingly!

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We have great news for you!

WPC 2022: some 35 countries have already registered for the ninth edition of the World Photographic Cup and several ones are going to register soon!If you want to see the list of the registered Teams and the names of their captains: CLICK HERE. If your country is not in the list, there is still a […]

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WPC 2022 – edition n.9 – will open on June 15!

We are happy to announce that the World Photographic Cup 2022 will open for entries on June 15, and a new exciting round of this unique global competition will start again. Deadline for registrations will be October 15. Team captains, it’s then now time to create your new national team and send your registration through […]

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2021 World Photographic Cup Awards: Down Under on Top!

WPC, World Photographic Cup, the only competition that brings together the worldwide photography community in an Olympics-style competition…online for its 8th announcement ceremony, again from Rome, Italy, for celebrating the best of the best in professional photography worldwide. With a resounding exploit of 3 medals and 3 top finishes, Team Australia got the 2021Cup. Defending […]

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Only a few hours to the final announcement!

In a few hours, the Gold, Silver and Bronze Medals winners and the WPC 2021 Winning Team will be announced! Watch our Awards Ceremony online LIVE today at 19.00 CET on our facebook page !  

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WPC 2021: Just 1 week to know the winners!

How exciting! In a few days, the winners of the WPC 2021 will be revealed. The BON awards, the medals, the team trophies and the Cup will be awarded this coming Monday, April 19th, at 19.00 Central European Time (CET) … Easy to remember, impossible to forget! The ceremony will be broadcasted online on Facebook […]

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The WPC 2021 social media program on Facebook. Fifth episode: April 9, at 19.00 CET

Don’t miss the last episode of  “Waiting for WPC Rome 2021”, our live program, broadcast on Facebook, and save the date: Friday, April 09 , at 19.00 CET! Our last prequel show is dedicated to the WPC Top 10 images in the wedding category, and to the second part of  a video paying tribute to each […]

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The WPC 2021 social media program on Facebook. Fourth episode: March 26, at 19.00 CET

WAITING THE 2021 WPC ANNOUNCEMENT…The expectation grows! Who will win the bronze, silver and gold medals in all of the six categories of the WPC competition? What will be the top ten teams and overall the nation that will win the World Photographic Cup 2021? The final winners announcement is coming up in about 3 […]

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The WPC 2021 social media program on Facebook. Third episode: March 12, at 19.00 CET

The WPC will be again live on Facebook Friday March 12, at 19:00 Central European Time for the third episode of “WAITING for WPC ROMA 2021”. (Our LIVE event on Facebook, scheduled on April 19, will be at the same time and we will finally reveal who will win the bronze, silver and gold medals […]

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3D Galleries 2021 , make a virtual tour in the Finalists and Best of Nations Halls!

We are pleased to be able to share our ‘Virtual Galleries’ for the WPC 2021. Visit the Best of Nation Hall and the Hall of Finalists HERE You can ‘walk’ around these galleries using your mouse or arrow keys. Clicking on an image will take you directly to that image. Clicking on the little “ […]

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The WPC 2021 social media program on Facebook. Second episode: February 26 at 19.00 CET

Don’t miss the second episode of  “Waiting for WPC Rome 2021”, our live shows program, broadcast on Facebook, and save the date: Friday, February 26, at 19.00 CET! While the first prequel show was dedicated to the WPC judging, and to the BEST OF Nation winners 2021, this time we will show you the WPC […]

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WPC 2021 Winners Announcement

Following the success that the WPC announcement 2020 has received, from colleagues all over the world, we can officially announce that the ceremony 2021 will follow the same pattern. We will hold the WPC 2021 ceremony, LIVE streaming on Facebook, again from Rome, Italy, on Monday, April 19, 2021, at 19:00, Central European Time. We […]

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The WPC 2021 social media program on Facebook. First episode: February 12 at 19.00 CET

Waiting for the WPC 2021 winners’ announcement, on April 19, the WPC Governing Committee has scheduled a program of Live shows, broadcast on Facebook. The first prequel show will be online on the WPC Facebook page next Friday, February 12, at 19:00 Central European Time. We will recap our judging rules, will interview some national […]

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WPC 2021 Top10 Finalists and Best of Nation Award winners have been announced

The top 10 images in each of the World Photographic Cup’s six categories and the Best of Nation Awards 2021 winners have been revealed on January 18th, during the virtual Imaging USA, in Atlanta. The WPC CEO and the governing committee members announced the results, connected online from 4 different continents. The ceremony has been […]

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WPC 2021 Finalists’ Announcement, follow the live streaming!

Next Monday, January 18th, the WPC 2021 finalists and the Best of Nation winners will be announced during the online Imaging USA, in Atlanta, United States. The announcement will be made after the conclusion of the USA Grand Imaging Award Ceremony. The ceremony will start at 6:00 pm (local time!) on Monday, January 18th and […]

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Images 2021 are online! Enjoy!

We are happy to inform you that all the images entered into the World Photographic Cup 2021 are now visible at https://www.worldphotographiccup.org/wpc_gallery/all-entries-2021/ We remind you that the Top 10 images in each category and the winners of the Best of Nation award for each team will be announced LIVE in about one month, January 18, at […]

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WPC Judging 2021 just ended

The WPC Judging 2021 took place during the month of November and it ended a few days ago. All entered images will be published online soon in the Galleries section. Finalists and Best of Nation Winners will be announced on Janury, during the virtual Imaging Usa 2021 (17-19 January). Continue to follow us!

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WPC 2021 just closed, discover next steps!

The WPC 2021 closed with a new record ever! We have 38 countries participating into this round. The Teams are from 5 Continents: Americas (11, 3 from North America + 8 Central/ South), Asia (7), Europe (18) and Oceania (2) You will find the list of all entered national teams HERE  A validation phase is […]

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WPC 2020 winner is… Team Brazil!

The WPC 2020 winners have finally been announced!  And the winner is… Team Brazil! With 2 medals, 7 top 10 finalists, 41 total points and an 8-point gap from the runner-up, Brazil conquers the highest peak of the WPC 2020 podium! Afterwards, Team United States, several times winner of the Cup in the last editions, […]

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The WPC 2020 Winners Announcement, September 28

5 DAYS TO THE ANNOUNCEMENT! Dear all! We hope you enjoyed our “Prequel shows”, that we broadcast on the WPC Facebook page on September 14 and 21, where we introduced each and all the finalist images 2020 and the Best of Nation winners. If for some reason you missed the shows, you can watch them HERE […]

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Visit our first 3D Galleries

We are pleased to be able to share for the first time two ‘Virtual Galleries’ for the 2020 Best of Nation winners and for the 2020 WPC Finalists, online at https://www.worldphotographiccup.org/3d-galleries/ You can ‘walk’ around these galleries using your mouse or arrow keys. Clicking on an image will take you directly to that image. Clicking […]

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The WPC 2020 announcement program, LIVE on Facebook 

This is the program of the WPC shows, broadcast on Facebook: Monday, September 14, at 19:00 CET:  the WPC 2020 Best of Nation prequel show! Monday, September 21, at 19:00 CET:  the WPC 2020 Finalists’ prequel show! Monday, September 28, at 19:00 CET:  the WPC 2020 Announcement LIVE show! The first prequel show, online on […]

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WPC 2021 is open for entries

Registration is open and closes October 31st.  To register, please go to: https://www.worldphotographiccup.org/world-photographic-cup-2021/ SPECIAL COVID-19 REGISTRATION FEE CREATED TO HELP NATIONS ENTER COMPETITION 2021 To ease the burden on participating teams, despite the difficult circumstances WPC announced a 75% reduction in the team registration cost. The registration FEE will be, for the next edition only, […]

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World Photographic Cup 2021 Awards Ceremony

WPC 2021 Winners Announcement ! The WPC Governing Committee has officially confirmed to assign Italy the award ceremony for the WPC 2021 edition, which will be on April 19th in Rome, with a program identical to that of last year! ROMA WPC 2021 will include, in addition to the announcement of the winners of the […]

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World Photographic Cup Announces Plans to Honor 2020 Winners

As COVID-19 continues to spread worldwide, with cases surpassing 10 million, the World Photographic Cup governing committee is taking steps to ensure the 2020 individual medalists and team winners receive the celebration they deserve. The committee announced today that the WPC 2020 Awards Ceremony will be held virtually in a highly celebrated online ceremony to […]

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The top10 images have been revealed! Discover the finalists and the Best of Nation winners!

The top 10 images in each of the World Photographic Cup’s six categories have been announced at Imaging USA by PPA CEO David Trust and WPC governing committee members Bert Behnke, Don MacGregor  and Tim Walden. The ceremony has been streamed on Facebook Live, and you can watch the entire ceremony here. The finalist (Top […]

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WPC 2020 Finalists and best of Nation winners announcement on January 20, live on facebook!

The WPC 2020 top-10 finalists and the Best of Nation winners will be announced at Imaging USA, Nashville, TN, on January 20th, at the end of the Grand Imaging Award Ceremony. The Ceremony will start at 7.00 pm local time (CST – Central Time Zone) and the WPC announcement will be about 7.45 pm. The […]

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Judging is closed – Finalists will be announced soon – WPC Rome 2020 Registrations are open

WPC 2020 Judging is Closed. What’s Next? All the images entered into the World Photographic Cup 2020 have been judged and they will be displayed in the “All entries 2020” gallery on our website soon, follow us on www.worldphotographiccup.org The WPC 2020 top-10 finalists and the Best of Nation winners will be announced at Imaging USA, […]

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WPC 2020, let’s the judging start!

After the registration phase, ended with an incredible new record of 43 teams, the validation phase of all submitted images to the WPC 2020 (Edition n.7) has also completed. The WPC committee chaired by Don MacGregor (Canada) examined over 700 images, noting in particular that the technical parameters were always respected, as well as the […]

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WPC 2020: 41 countries competing from 5 continents!

Two months ago we said: “After the amazing number of 32 nations entered last year, our aim for this edition is to reach a new best ever record of national teams.” Now we are happy to announce that our goal has been achieved: we have 41 national teams registered! Our best wishes go to: From […]

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WPC Competition 2020 will start in a few days!

The WPC was founded in 2013 as a cooperative effort by the Federation of European Photographers (FEP) and Professional Photographers of America (PPA). After six years of strong global expansion, our one of a kind, olympic styled team competition, has managed to build a solid foundation in our efforts to become one of the world’s […]

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Team Australia wins the World Photographic Cup 2019!

Aussie…Aussie…Aussie…Team Australia wins the World Photographic Cup 2019! After a second place last year in the home edition, in 2019 Team Australia wins its first WPC! Second place trophy went to USA, defending champion, with Mexico in the third place. In Norway, at the end of the celebration for the 125 anniversary from the foundation of the […]

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WPC Finals, follow the live streaming!

On Monday, April, 8th, 2019, the winners of the World Photographic Cup 2019 will be revealed. The announcement will be held in Drammen, Norway, at 07.45 pm Central Europe Time. We are happy to announce that the ceremony will be broadcast on livestream! You just have to follow us at: https://vimeo.com/328134723 Don’t miss this truly […]

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Who will take home the 2019 World Cup?

That is the question we will answer in just ten days! The World Photographic Cup (WPC) was founded in 2013 as a cooperative effort by The Federation of European Photographers (FEP) and Professional Photographers of America (PPA), and since then the event continues to grow. This year a record number or 32 countries entered the […]

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Thanks to our WPC 2019 international judging panel!

While waiting for the exciting WPC 2019 awards ceremony in Norway almost to come, and really looking forward to celebrate the winners, the World Photographic Cup Governing Committee wants to say “THANKS!” to our International Judges! Without the professionalism and the passion of all our judges, representing 24 different nations in 4 continents, our competition […]

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WPC 2019 Top 10 and Best of Nation awards announced!

For the sixth year in a row the top 10 images in each of the World Photographic Cup’s six categories have been announced at Imaging USA by PPA CEO David Trust and WPC governing committee members Bert Behnke and Don Dickson. The ceremony has been broadcast on Facebook Live. If you love beautiful images… and […]

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WPC Top 10 and Best of Nations 2019 announced live on facebook in a few hours!

In a few hours… the 60 finalist images and their authors (from 22 different countries!), and 32 best of nations will be announced! Once again: the announcement will take place as the last part of the Grand Imaging Awards Ceremony, on Monday, January 21st, at 7:00pm local time (EST), at Imaging USA, in Atlanta, USA. […]

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One week to the WPC 2019 finalists announcement!

Only 1 week until the 60 finalist images and their authors (from 22 different countries!), and 32 best of nations are announced! Once again: the announcement will take place as the last part of the Grand Imaging Awards Ceremony, on Monday, January 21st, at 7:00pm local time (EST), at Imaging USA, in Atlanta, USA The […]

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Discover the WPC entries 2019

The WPC Governing Committee is proud to present all of the entries to the 2019 edition of the World Photographic Cup. The images have been judged and the first round of results will be announced on January 21 at Imaging USA! WPC Entries Gallery 2019  

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WPC 2019: Judging completed!

The “moderation phase” of the World Photographic Cup 2019 (6th edition, with a record number of 32 national teams) is on the way to verify that the judging has been done in a total accordance with the rules and to compute the results. “The WPC governing committee would like to express a sincere Thank You […]

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A new world record for the World Photographic Cup 2019 !

Official registration has closed for WPC 2019. In its sixth edition, the competition has achieved a new record of participation, with 32 teams from 4 continents. The Olympic styled photographic team competition open to professionals and best authors of each country, was conceived and is carried out every year from 2013 by the FEP (Federation […]

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Winners Reactions : Dan McClanahan

We received this very kind feedback from Dan McClanahan, member of Team USA and winner of a Bronze Medal in the Nature category of the World Photographic Cup 2018 “My experience at the World Photographic Cup finals in Australia was one I’ll never forget. While winning a bronze medal and being a part of the […]

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World Photographic Cup Winners 2018, team USA back on top!

Amazing Team USA are back on top! The World Photographic Cup 2018 winners announced. 30 national photographic teams entered the fifth edition of this one-of-a-kind competition, from Europe, Asia, North & South America and Oceania. In the end, though, there could only be one winning country, and after winning the cup in 2014 and in 2015, […]

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Sydney, Australia, May 6th, 5:30pm: looking forward to the World Photographic Cup (WPC) Finals!

WPC is pleased to announce that arrangements are now being finalised for the WPC Awards Ceremony to be the final event of the two-day conference program of the Head On Photo Festival on the Festival’s opening weekend. The WPC Awards Ceremony will be held in Sydney, on May 6th at 5.30pm at the Chauvel Cinema, 249 […]

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World Photographic Cup 2017 – Full Ceremony Video

With many thanks to the Professional Photographers of Japan, we’d like to present the full video of the World Photographic Cup Awards Ceremony 2017!

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Portuguese WPC 2017 winning team, watch the video of its amazing reception at the airport!

Portugal’ss photography community welcomes Rui Teixeira, Team Captain, and their World Cup trophy at the airport in Portugal… This could be you and your country next year!

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Portugal strikes again at the World Photographic Cup 2017!

The World Photographic Cup 2017 winners announced After winning  the cup at home in 2016, …. the winner of the 2017 World Photographic Cup, with a total of 34 points…..is Team Portugal  again ! The second place goes to United States of America, with Russia in the third place. Individual gold medals go to Russia, Finland, […]

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WPC 2017 live on on Facebook on February 23 : discover the winners!

A week before the awards ceremony, keenly awaiting to know the individual winners and the national teams that will go up on the podium of the fourth edition of the World Photographic Cup (WPC), the only really global Olympic styled competition made up by and for professional photographers! The World Photographic Cup governing committee and […]

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World Photographic Cup 2017 Finalists Announced!

Individual top-10 finalists  at the 2017 World Photographic Cup (WPC), sponsored by the FEP – Federation of European Professional Photographers, PPA – Professional Photographers of America, the UAPP – United Asian Professional Photography and the AIPP – Australian Institute of Professional Photography,  have been finally announced on January 9th, 2017, in San Antonio, Texas, USA , […]

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WPC 2017 Judging just closed!

All finalists will be announced at Imaging USA,in San Antonio, Texas, on January 9, 2017, and circulated after then. Individual medalists and team winners will be announced at the WPC Awards Ceremony, Yokohama, Japan, on February, 23, 2017. Since now, everybody may be interested to know that 21 out of 26 teams have at least […]

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WPC 4th edition: on the way to Yokohama 2017!

The World Photographic Cup governing committee and our proud sponsors ChromaLuxe, KoyLab, Comet, Hokushin and PhotoCreate are looking forward to celebrate the winners of the 4th World Photographic Cup, the one of a kind Olympics-styled global competition, and give appointment to Yokohama, Japan, on February 23, 2017! The WPC 2017 award ceremony will announce individual […]

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Waiting for Yokohama 2017

The World Photographic Cup governing committee and our proud sponsors ChromaLuxe and KoyLab give appointment to Yokohama, Japan, for the WPC 2017 award ceremony. Individual winners and the Cup winning Team of the 2017 World Photographic Cup (WPC), will be announced and awarded on February 23, 2017 in Yokohama, Japan. The event will be realized in cooperation with […]

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The Inaugural World Photographic Cup hits the target!

Speculation and enthusiasm for the inaugural World Photographic Cup is rife amongst professional photographers, for the first ever competition launched around the globe, with teams from the USA  and Europe and from Africa, to Japan to Australia. Announced by the Professional Photographers of America on their website’s homepage as, “An International competition celebrating photography in […]

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Creating Friendships and Uniting Photographers Worldwide

As the excitement grows and the deadline approaches, more and more nations are joining the “World Photographic Cup” competition. 19 countries have committed to entering – Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Finland, Georgia, Germany, Ireland, Japan, Norway, Pakistan, Slovakia, Spain, Ukraine, UK and USA………. have all joined and each day requests are […]

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WPC 2016 Opening

The World Photographic Cup, 2016, NOW OPEN ! Which country will take over the top spot from team USA, the defending champion? Portugal, Australia (2nd and 3rd place finishers in 2015) or one of the almost 30 other participating countries who had outstanding submissions? The World Photographic Cup 2015 – a unique international Olympics-styled team […]

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