Rossiya Segodnya is an international media group whose mission is to provide prompt, balanced and objective coverage of international events, and to inform its readers about different perspectives on key events, including stories that other media outlets keep silent about.
The agency’s photo service, one of our fastest developing projects, brings together the best personnel and resources, which allows it to create new trends in photo journalism. Reflecting the agency’s goal of promptly delivering photo content from all over the world, our photo service covers global and Russian events in politics, the economy, culture and sports.
Sputnikimages.com is one of Russia’s largest banks of digitalized current and archival photos. The agency’s photo archive, the biggest in Russia, features historical images from the 19th century and unique collections by renowned photographers.
Rossiya Segodnya’s photo journalists have received awards at major international and domestic photo contests:
- World Press Photo
- The Best of Photojournalism (BOP)
- Professional Photographer of the Year
- China International Press Photo Contest (CHIPP)
- Picture of the Year International (POYi)
- Sony World Photography Award (Sony WPA)
- Silver Camera Contest for the best photo coverage of Moscow.
- The Energy of Victories national sports journalism photo contest.
Our media group is also one of Russia’s largest information producers, with newswires
in Russian, English, Spanish, Arabic and Chinese for the international audience, the business community, government agencies and the public at large.