Nature, first prize singles - A sea turtle entangled in a fishing net swims off the coast of Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain. Francis Pérez, Foundation/Handout via REUTERS

IN PHOTOS: Winners of the 2017 World Press Photo Contest

25 of the most sad, stunning and thought-provoking photographs from the year that was.

Ami Vitale
Burhan Ozbilici, AP
Magnus Wennman
Laurent Van der Stockt
Jay Clendenin, HANDOUT/Reuters
Mathieu Willcocks, Mathieu Willcocks/AP
Mathieu Willcocks
Valery Melnikov
Valery Melnikov
Sergey Ponomarev, The New York Times
Giovanni Capriotti
Michael Hanke, HANDOUT/Reuters
Amber Bracken
Daniel Berehulak
Ami Vitale / AP
Daniel Berehulak
Tomás Munita
Tiejun Wang
Paula Bronstein
Tomás Munita, The New York Times

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