A scuba-diver inspects the shipwreck of the 20-metre-long (66 ft) fishing boat that sunk off the coast of the Italian island of Lampedusa on 3 October 2013, killing 366 migrants. The wreck lies at a depth of 50 metres | Island of Lampedusa, Italy | September 2014 | Francesco Zizola / NOOR
Rebels flee under fire from the Libyan army | Ras Lanuf, Libya | March 2011 | Yuri Kozyrev / NOOR
Big Jesus statue at Solid Rock Church, a Megachurch with 3,000 members. Monroe, Ohio, USA | 2005 | Nina Berman / NOOR
Two Special Forces soldiers, on duty as the newly elected Vice President, Namadi Sambo, demonstrate their skills to photographer | Kaduna, Nigeria | April 2011 | Benedicte Kurzen / NOOR
Kadir van Lohuizen working on edits with participants of the NOOR-Nikon Masterclass recently held in Belgrade, Serbia. Photo: Kamerades
Guns are fired in the air to celebrate the wedding party for Medina Khamkoyeva | Ingushetia, Russia | September 2011 | Andrea Bruce / NOOR
Ezekiel, alias Maritza, hopes to be a model one day. Normally when a gay prisoner enter into a Venezuelan prison they are beign humiliated and very often they get killed. Since Wilmito took control of Vista Hermosa, gay inmates have their own task as run the prison laundry and cooking, otherwise they are confined to their quarters separated from the prison common areas. Vista Hermosa Prison, Ciudad Bolivar, Venezuela | April 2013 | Sebastian Liste / NOOR
Fotografia Europea 2015 hosts NOOR. The Municipality of Reggio Emilia, in collaboration with aBcM, presents the HOST project, inviting NOOR to bring its select group of highly accomplished photojournalists and documentary storytellers for a series of activities to the city, from 14-17 May 2015, Reggio Emilia, Italy.