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With its global network of award-winning photographers, epa has set high standards and provides visual information of best quality from every part of the world, 24 hours around the clock, comprising politics, general news, a large variety of sports, economy, business and finance, arts, culture and entertainment.


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epaselect, a collection of epa's most relevant images based on visual appeal, newsworthiness or both, has been launched to accommodate the picture industry's ever-growing need to find the best pictures fast and efficiently.

epaselect-tagged images are automatically pushed to our regular subscribers at two hourly intervals via ftp. The photo selection spans all image categories ranging from economy, business and finance through to human interest, sports, arts, culture and entertainment.

Germany Federal Elections

On 24 September 2017 eyes will be on Germany when 61,5 million voters are requested to head to the polls in parliamentary elections that will determine whether Angela Merkel remains chancellor for a fourth term. Her Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and its Bavarian sister party Christian Social Union (CSU) maintain a lead in opinion polls over the Social Democratic Party (SPD), led by former president of the European Parliament Martin Schulz.


Apart from the CDU/CSU and SPD, four other major parties are expected to be represented in the 19th German Bundestag or lower house of parliament. The right-wing populist Alternative for Germany (AfD), the liberal Free Democratic Party (FDP), the left-wing The Left and the environmentalist party Alliance '90/The Greens.


Formula One Singapore Grand Prix

The 2017 Singapore Grand Prix is the 14th race of the 68th season of the popular FIA Formula One World Championship, the highest class of motor racing, which generates worldwide interest.


The race at the Marina Bay Street Circuit in Singapore will take place on 17 September 2017 and will be the 18th edition of a Formula One race held in Singapore. Ten teams with 21 drivers compete in 20 Grand Prix races for the drivers’ and the constructor’s world championships. epa offers a complete coverage of every single Formula One Grand Prix including training, qualifying, press conferences, race action and the winner’s celebration.

Primetime Emmy Awards

The 69th annual Emmy Awards are presented at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on 18 September, with Stephen Colbert hosting. The shows 'Saturday Night Live' and 'Westworld' claimed the most Emmy nominations this year, with 22 each, followed by 'Stranger Things' and 'Feud: Bette and Joan'.


In addition to the Primetime Emmy Awards epa offers images of the major award ceremonies around the globe »