Søren Pagter at Rencontres d’Arles

This week the photo festval Les Remcontres de la Photographie has been held in the city of Arles, South of France. Søren Pagter was one of the official port folio reviewers at Recontres d’Arles, where he represented both DMJX and the Copenhagen Photo Festival. Søren Pagter gave ten port folio »

Tobias Nicolai’s BA-project in Politiken

Tobias Nicolai‘s BA-project “Ulveland” is published over five spreads and a front page in today’s Politiken. The proejct is also available online at Politikens website. Tobias Nicolai graduated with his project this June. »

Ida Guldbæk Arentsen wins the Ritzau Scanpix Prize

At the graduation ceremony today Ida Guldbæk Arentsen received the Ritzau Scanpix Prize for best Danish Photojournalistic BA-project. Ida Guldbæk Arentsen and head master Jens Otto Kjær Hansen at the graduation ceremony today. Photo: Aleksander Klug Ida Guldbæk Arentsen won with the story “The Women in the White Dresses” – »

DMJX meet up at the Lumix Festival

Around 50 former and present DMJX students participated in the Lumix Festival this weekend and as it has become a tradition most of them met for the legendary group picture at the Expo Plaza. The two DMJX projects “That Which Still Stands” and “Take me as I am” were both »

7 DMJX students selected for the Eddie Adams workshop

This weekend, the 100 photographers selected for the 31st Eddie Adams Workshop were announced. Seven DMJX students are going to participate in the four days workshop this coming October. Charlotte de la Fuente – graduated Danish BA, spring 2016. Allison Hess – graduated Photo II, fall 2017. Liz Moughon – »

DMJX at the Lumix Festival

The sixth Lumix Festival starts today in Hannover and DMJX students and teachers are participating in the festival in various ways. Picture from the story “That Which Still Stands” by Anders Rye Skjoldjensen and Rune Aarestrup Pedersen. The story is among the 16 selected multimedia storiesat the Lumix Festival. Two »

Marie Hald selected for the 6×6 Global Talent Program

Even though Marie Hald graduated back in 2013 and we can’t call her a DMJX student any more , we’re happy to see her selected for the World Press Photo 6×6 Talent Program in Europe. One of the pictures from Marie Hald’s story “Bonnie”, which was a part of her winning »

Next to Me presented at the People’s Meeting

The master class project and book “Next to Me” was presented at the People’s Meeting, which was held this weekend at the Danish Island Bornholm. Mads Nissen, one of the teachers from the master class, presented the project and the participants’ stories at the People’s Meeting. Next to Me was »

Three DMJX students nominated for the World Report Award

The 8th World Report Award by the Festival of Ethical Photography has announced the shortlist for this year’s prizes and three DMJX student projects are shortlisted in several categories. Picture from Ulrik Hasemann’s story “Stuck At Belgrade Station”, which is shortlisted for the Spotlight Award at the 8th World Report »

Davis Winborne’s picture in the magazine Journalisten

Davis Winborne’s full page picture and the story behind it published in the magazine Journalisten. During the Photo I magazine workshop this spring, Davis Winborne made a story about the Danish weapon culture. Coming from Missouri, America, Davis was curious to learn about how Danes use weapon and investigate the »

DMJX students exhibit at Photo Triennale Hamburg

This weekend the Triennale der Photographie started in Hamburg and together with HS Hannover, University of Applied Sciences and Arts and the Magnum/SPEOS School of Photography, DMJX launched the exhibition “No Longer, Not Yet” made by 19 students from the three schools. The container with the “No Longer, Not Yet” »

Final screening day spring 2018

Almost 50 DMJX photojournalist stduents spent all Friday in the DMJX TV-auditorium for our traditional final screening day. Photo I student Davis Winborne showing his project about the Trump Wall between USA and Mexico. Photo: Søren Pagter. Students listening to one of the many presentations in the TV-auditorium today. Photo: »

Weekend workshop at DMJX

While almost everybody in Denmark enjoyed the weekend and the summer sun, more than 20 students from Hannover, Paris and Aarhus gathered at DMJX in Aarhus this weekend for the final meeting at the mutual ”Youth in Europe” workshop. The students worked in four different groups helping each other with »

Lukas Kreibig exhibits huge pictures from Greenland

Lukas Kreibig is exhibiting his project “Uummannaq – The Heart of a Seal” about a small town in Northwest Greenland at the Fotofestival Zingst in Germany. Lukas Kreibig’s huge exhibition prints at Fotofestival Zingst in Germany. Photo: Lukas Kreibig. The festival runs till the 3rd of June, but Lukas’ extremely »

International joint Master in Photojournalism in Scandinavia

We’re extremely proud and happy to announce that we have received funding from Nordplus, supported by the Nordic Council of Ministers to develop and launch a new international master in photojournalism in 2020. The new international master in photojournalism will build on top of the already existing BA and international »

Seven photojournalist students go the Perpignan with Canon

Canon Europe has selected the students, who wil go on a free educational trip to Visa pour l’Image in Perpignan this coming September. 10 students from Denmark have been selected for the Canon Student Programme and out of these are seven photojournalist students from DMJX. The selected photojournalism students are: »

Greve and Pagter at Dok18 in Fredrikstad

This weekend Mads Greve and Søren Pagter have participated in the Dok18 Festival in Fredrikstad, Norway. At the three days festival there were lectures with among others the photographers Sanne de Wilde, Jessica Dimmock, Zack Canepari and the filmmaker Erik Poppe. Lars Dareberg (Sweden), Annemor Larsen (Norway) and Søren Pagter »

Anders Rye & Rune Aarestrup have won the Kravling Prize

This Saturday the winners of Kravling Prize were announced at Bremen Theater in Copenhagen. The Kravling Prizes are given annually to the best productions made by media and journalism students. The prizes are divided into four categories: – Journalism – Design – Communication – TV/photojournalism Rune Aarestrup Pedersen with the »

Sina Niemeyer’s book "Für Mich" will be published by Ceiba

Sina Niemeyer‘s Visual Project “Für Mich”, made during Photo II in the fall 2016, will be launched as a book at the Kassel Fotobook Festival, which runs from the 31st of May till the 3rd of June. Front cover of Sine Niemeyer’s book “Für Mich”. Photo: Ceiba. “Für Mich” is »

Mads Greve exhibits at Kolga Tbilisi Photo Festival

Yesterday evening, Mads Greve and Lærke Posselt opened an exhibition at Kolga Tbilisi Photo Festival in Georgia.  Mads Greve and Lærke Posselt’s exhibtion “Nowhere Near” at Kolga Tbilisi Photo Festival in Georgia. The exhibition “Nowhere Near” is a combination of Lærke’s dark winter landscapes and Mads’ photos of encounters and »