Captured Life

The World Press Photos awards were announced last month revealing extraordinary moments captured in a frozen image.

Students cross a road as they head to school after participating in a joint ‘school human chain rally’ in Hong Kong on September 12, 2019. – Hong Kong’s secondary schools have become the latest ideological battleground for pro-democracy protesters with thousands of students taking part in human chain rallies since the new academic year kicked off. (Photo by NICOLAS ASFOURI / AFP)

The images here are the award winners from AFP.

People chant slogans as a young man recites a poem, illuminated by mobile phones, before the opposition’s direct dialog with people in Khartoum on June 19, 2019. (AFP / Yasuyoshi Chiba)

This bureau is once again amazed by the photographers and the brave work that they do in achieving one simple goal: To tell the truth.

Football fans line the streets to see the Liverpool football team take part in an open-top bus parade around Liverpool, north-west England on June 2, 2019, after winning they won the UEFA Champions League final football match between Liverpool and Tottenham. (AFP / Oli Scarff)