Lars Lindqvist – finalist, World Press Photo Contest 2012

It looks a plan Steven Spielberg could have hatched, all in a day’s work. Only it’s not. These are boats on the pier at Ishinomaki port, in Miyagi, after the tsunami in Japan. I’m mesmerised by the look on this woman’s face. See that?

See the bigger picture on http://www.worldpressphoto.org/photo/2012-lars-lindqvist-gn-2?gallery=2634

Lars Lindqvist is a staff photographer for the daily newspaper, Dagens Nyheter, in Stockholm. This is his second World Press Photo Contest award.

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