Andrei Stenin Press Photo Contest was originated in December 2014 in the memory of Andrei Stenin who was a Russian photojournalist. On December 2014, Andrei was working on his project in the eastern part of Ukraine when he was attacked. His car was shot on high route and eventually burned down.
This year, in the assemblage of Top News, Andrei Stenin Press Photo Contest 2018 was won by the participants belonging to Spain and South Africa. Works of photographers from South Africa, Israel, Spain, Iraq and Belarus fell in the first category of My Planet, Portrait, Sports and Top News. Main purpose of this contest is to instill the passion and talent of new photographers and to do proper justice with photojournalism.