A little bit more than six weeks are still left to produce a story for the photography competition for schoolchildren, hosted by the Lower Saxony...

During the 6th LUMIX Festival for Young Photojournalism there is a new chance to present your own portfolio to a large audience. We offer 100 young...

This year the LUMIX Festival won't be just in Hanover. A review of our exhibition travels throughout the whole of July to Schwerin in Mecklenburg-West...

The polish photographer Justyna Mielnikiewicz is focused in her body of work on the countries of the former Soviet Union. She takes a deeper look into...

As in previous years at the LUMIX Festival for Young Photojournalism, experienced and well-known photographers and picture editors familiar with the...

Everyone, who wants to have a little LUMIX Festival atmosphere at home, can order some of our coveted accessories such as t-shirts, bags and of course...

The Romanian photographer Petrut Calinescu is one of the best photo- and videojournalists of his country. Calinescu is co-founder of the Documentary...

You cannot describe Tomas van Houtryve simply as a photographer. Born In 1975, the American-Born photojournalist, artist and author uses different...

Our jury made the final choice in terms of the multimedia-stories for the 6th LUMIX festival. 16 different stories will be exhibited for the visitors...

The Container Village at the Expo Plaza is growing. There are already more "residents" than at the premiere at the last festival - among them are the...

From now on all application forms for the 6th Festival for Young Photojournalism are online and available. You find the opportunity to apply for:

 

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Photographer Stephan Vanfleteren is the most famous photographer of his homeland Belgium. Many people who have never been in Belgium have got their...

2018 will again be a year for young photography in Hanover. For the sixth time, Hanover University of Applied Sciences and Arts (Hochschule Hannover...

In the last two days the jury of six examined all the submissions for the 6th LUMIX Festival for Young Photojournalism. 1,000 photographers applicated...

During the last few days we were very quiet, but that does not mean that our team was not busy behind the scenes. The deadline for applications is...

Good news: There's some more time until February 5th to apply for the LUMIX Festival! Let's go and visit directly our application area!

The program for lectures of the 6th edition of the LUMIX Festival for Young Photojournalism is getting more precise. Already two high-profile...

The cooperation between the LUMIX Festival and the German Magazine STERN goes into the second round. As a result, there is the possibility of...

His project »Geography of Poverty« could be one of the most subjectiv and impressive photographic documentaries of the reality of the american dream...

After the successful start during the last LUMIX Festival, again there will be the Container Village at the Expo Plaza in 2018. There are editorial...

Last week the first meeting with our main sponsor Panasonic took place in their headquarter in Hamburg. The anticipation for the sixth edition of the...

We are pleased that Hafven is a new partner for the 6th LUMIX Festival. Coworking and so called maker spaces (office workstations, meeting and...

Christmas is approaching - and so it is the perfect opportunity to please friends or relatives with our LUMIX vouchers. The vouchers are considered to...

Richard Sporleder and his team of Café Lehmitz Photobooks runs the big bookstall during the 6th LUMIX Festival. In the atrium before the entrance to...

The first lecturer of the LUMIX Festival is save: Meinrad Schade is one of the most important contemporary photographers in Switzerland. After...

After the premiere two years ago, there will be a fourth award for exhibiting photographers at the 6th edition of the LUMIX Festival. For the second...

Finally we have an appointment: Beginning on Wednesday, June 20th until Sunday, June 24th we announce the 6th LUMIX Festival for Young Photojournalism...

Since today, November 1, the 6th LUMIX Festival for Young Photojournalism in Hannover, which will take place in June 2018, is open for...

At a festive event at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater in Hamburg, the LUMIX Festival has won the third prize at the...

We proudly present you the eight lectures given at this years 5th LUMIX Festival for Young Photojournalism. Check our Lectures page to watch the...

As part of the European Month of Photography in Berlin the LUMIX Festival exhibits all prize-winning stories in a collaborative exhibition with the...

We still have festival catalogues and sports bags with the new LUMIX Festival logo in stock. The catalogue can be ordered for 20 euros (plus...

We say thank you for five exciting and eventful days at the Expo Plaza and another successful and record breaking 5th LUMIX Festival for Young...

We proudly present you the winners of this years 5th LUMIX Festival for Young Photojournalism:

 

FREELENS Award 2016

Jonas Wresch »Kolumbiens Weg...

Unfortunately Francesco Zizola will not be able to attend the festival as planned. But we are more than happy that William Daniels answered our call...

All public events from the LUMIX Festival will be streamed live,


you can find the streams here.

Our preparations are coming to an end, all pictures are hanging and we are working on the last details before our doors will open tomorrow. We are...

5 days before the Festival we are happy to present a new award: In cooperation with the LUMIX Festival dieUmweltDruckerei sponsors the »Sustainability...

The study course Photojournalism and Documentary Photography will host a panel discussion in collaboration with the Commission for the Protection of...

222 people have applied for the STERN Grant 2016. The prize aims to support young photojournalists work on their journalistic long-term projects....

We are pleased to present you the program for the 5th LUMIX Festival for Young Photojournalism. The complete program can be found here.

The places for...

After the successful integration of an outdoor exhibition at the last festival, we want to renew and expand the festival concept once again this...

As in previous years, photo students from the HS Hannover will offer free guided tours through the exhibitions for student and photo groups. The...

For the establishment of an international class within the »Photojournalism and Documentary Photography« study course at the University of Applied...

We are pleased to present the first exhibition buildings for the 5th LUMIX Festival. The exhibition buildings of the Festival for Young...

We are pleased to present you this year's multimedia exhibition program. We received submissions from almost every continent and stories even from...

We are delighted to welcome Michael Klein-Reitzenstein and his team from the bookstore in the House of Photography at the festival again. The...

Photographer and Photojournalism Professor Rolf Nobel, the initiator and head of the LUMIX Festival for Young Photojournalism, will be awarded with...

Yesterday we uploaded the video-retrospective of the 4th LUMIX Festival for Young Photojournalism. From the 18th to the 22nd June 2014 about 35.000...

We are delighted to present you the 8th and therefore last, but definitely not least evening lecturer at the LUMIX Festival: Erin Trieb.

Erin Grace...

As part of its cultural program 2016 the Lower Saxony State Representation in Berlin will host the 5th LUMIX Festival for Young Photojournalism....

We are delighted that Robin Hammond accepted our invitation to be one the lecturers at the 5th LUMIX Festival for Young Photojournalism. Robin...

In the last weeks, the World Press Photo Foundation and the festival team have exchanged their first ideas for a pleasant and productive...

The collaboration with the stern magazine is growing: In order to support young photojournalists even beyond the festival, the stern magazine...

Shiho Fukada, based in Boston and Tokyo has accepted our invitation and will be one of the lecturers at the 5th LUMIX Festival. The photojournalist...

We are pleased to present you this year's exhibition program. We received submissions from almost every continent and stories even from distant...

It was a long and productive day and not easy for our jury to choose the 60 best stories out of the more than 1000 applications for the FREELENS...

The German weekly Stern magazine has become the new co-operation partner of the LUMIX Festival. In the last weeks, Stern’s editors and the festival...

We already received many exciting and interesting submissions and want to thank all applicants for submitting their work. Our team of curators will...

We are happy to announce that Hans-Jürgen Burkard is the fifth photographer to accept our invitation to be a lecturer at the 5th LUMIX Festival for...

We are happy to announce that Francesco Zizola is the fourth photographer to accept our invitation to the 5th LUMIX Festival for Young...

... for an international photojournalism class at the Hanover University of Applied Sciences and Arts...

We are happy to announce our third lecturer: Daniel Berehulak accepted our invitation and will give a lecture at the 5th LUMIX Festival. Born in...

At the 2. LUMIX Festival for Young Photojournalism in 2010 he was one of the exhibiting photographers, this year Espen Rasmussen will return to the...

Yesterday, the University administration informed students and staff during a plenary meeting that 400 refugees will be accommodated in the German...

Today the Danish photographer Mads Nissen accepted our invitation to hold one of the eight lectures at the LUMIX Festival for Young Photojournalism...

We are happy to welcome you on our new website. With a new design we are starting the preparations for the 5th LUMIX Festival for Young...