Bernat Armangue
A Palestinian man kisses the hand of a deceased relative in the morgue of Shifa Hospital in Gaza City, Nov. 18, 2012. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)
Daniel Ochoa de Olza
Spanish bullfighter Juan Jose Padilla is carried out of the ring among jubilant crowd scenes on the shoulders of fellow bullfighter Serafin Marin, a honor for the best performers, after a bullfight at the southwestern Spanish town of Olivenza, Sunday, March 4, 2012.  (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza)

Associated Press participates in numerous photojournalism competitions worldwide. Below is a summarization of the major prizes AP photographers have won in the current calendar year.

2013 World Press Photo
2012 Atlanta Photojournalism Seminar

2013 World Press Photo

View a slideshow of the award-winning photographs

Spot News Story
Bernat Armangue - First Place
Conflict in Gaza

General News Single
Rodrigo Abd - First Place

Contemporary Issues Single
Esteban Felix - Second Place
Pool Hall Attack

Emilio Morenatti - Third Place 
Barcelona Demonstrations

Felipe Dana - Honorable Mention 

Observed Portrait Story
Daniel Ochoa de Olza - Second Place
Bullfighter’s Comeback

Spot News Single
Adel Hana - Third Place

Contemporary Issues Story
Altaf Qadri - Honorable Mention
School for Less Fortunate

2012 Atlanta Photojournalism Seminar

View a slideshow of the award-winning photographs

Spot News
Manu Brabu - First Place
Manas Paran - Second Place
Esteban Felix - Third Place
Rodrigo Abd - Honorable Mention
Khalil Hamra - Honorable Mention
Emilio Morenatti - Honorable Mention

General News
Altaf Qadri - Third Place
Muhammed Muheisen - Honorable Mention

Kevin Frayer - Second Place
Rodrigo Abd - Third Place, Honorable Mention
Daniel Ochoade Olza - Honoroable Mention

Sports Action
Mark J. Terrill - First Place, Second Place

Sports Feature
David Guttenfelder - Second Place

Felipe Dana - First Place
Dana Ochoade Olza - Second Place
Rodrigo Abd - Third Place

Oded Bailey - First Place
Rebecca Blackwell - Honorable Mention
Charles Rex Arbogast - Honorable Mention

Gregory Bull - First Place
Mark J. Terrill - Second Place, Honorable Mention
David J. Phillips - Honorable Mention

Carolyn Kaster - First Place
Charles Dharapak - Third Place
Evan Vucci - Honorable Mention

News Picture Story
Emilio Morenatti - Third Place
Ng Han Guan - Honorable Mention

Chris Hondros International News
Manu Brabo - First Place
Khalil Hamra - Second Place, Honorable Mention
Rodrigo Abd - Third Place
Muhammed Muheisen - Associated Press

Feature Picture Story
Esteban Felix - Third Place
Kevin Frayer - Honorable Mention

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