Talks and opening of World Press Photo in Copenhagen

Thursday the 22nd September, DMJX students visited Copenhagen for talks by two Canon ambassadors, a guided tour of the World Press Photo exhibition and to participate in the official opening of the exhibition in Pressen, at the newspaper Politiken. »

Jasper Bastian exhibits at GAF in Hannover

Back in 2013, Jasper Bastian graduated Photo II with his project Across The River about the ethnically divided city of Mitrovica. The project is currently part of a group exhibition with the title Flussgeschicten (River Stories) at Gallerie Für Fotografie in Hannover. The group exhibition Flussgeschichten shows work from Giulio »

Mikkel Hørlyck exhibits at Helsinki Photo Festival

Mikkel Hørlyck has been selected to exhibit his long -term project Jørgen, a Mystery at Helsinki Photo Festival, which runs right now in the capital of Finland. Mikkel Hørlyck graduated from DMJX in 2021. He has followed and photographed Jørgen on and off over a period of more than five »

Three DMJX students at the second part of The Canon Student Development Programme

Second round of The Canon Student Development Programme was held last week in Girona, Spain, where 30 students were invited for a 5-day workshop. DMJX students Mohamed Mahdy, Marius Christensen and Valdemar Stroe Ren joined the programme. During the five-days workshop, the participants had lectures, workshop and port folio reviews. »

Aarhus Portraits exhibition at Dokk1

Thursday the 1st of September, our ten international Photo I students went out into the city of Aarhus to portray its citizens. The students worked from Aarhus Public Library, Dokk1, where the public could follow the students’ selection and post production work. Friday the 2nd of September, an exhibition with »

And the winner of the ECCA-DMJX Photojournalism Award is…

We are happy to announce that Sarah Hartvigsen Juncker and Louise Herrche Serup won the ECCA-DMJX Photojournalism Award for their BA-project You Still Don’t Know My Name. Four BA/Diploma projects were nominated for the very first ECCA-DMJX Photojournalism Award made in co-operation between ECCA Family Foundation and DMJX Photojournalism. The »

Welcome lecture with Marie Hald

Monday the 29th of August, more than 50 photojournalism students from all semesters gathered for this term’s welcome lecture by Marie Hald. »

BA-projects presented at People’s Climate Meeting

ATLA Platform are hosting a meeting at the People’s Climate Meeting on the 3rd of September in Middelfart, where two BA-projects will be presented and form the basis for the discussion. You can join the event at this link. »

First-Year Project led to book project

In the spring 2018, Katinka Klinge Albrectsen made her First-Year project about Asta-Michael Njor Boisen, who is an instructor in feminin self defense. Now, the two have made a book together. »

Khashayar Javanmardi nominated for the prestigious Prix Elysée

Khashayar Javanmardi (K.J) is among the only eight photographers nominated for the 5th edition of the international Prix Elysée. K.J. is nominated for his final project “See the Caspian”. The Prix Elysée is an international prize that supports photographic production and encourages mid-career photographers or artists from around the world »

Sandipa Malakar in The Times of India

During the magazine workshop at Photo I, Sandipa Malakar made a story about two Ukrainian refugees and their kids. Sandipa continued to photograph and be a part of the women’s lives, while she was studying in Denmark. Now, the story about Sandipa’s experience has been published in The Times of »

Video documentary selected for Communication Arts competition

Aku Ratsula and Conor Courtney‘s video documentary “The Last Line” has been selected for the magazine Communication Arts’ competitions in visual communications. Since 1959, Communication Arts has published the best in visual communications from around the world. Aku Ratsula and Conor Courtney have been selected in the student category with »

Two DMJX projects shortlisted for the World Report Award

Rune Øe and Jesper Houborg are among the ten students worldwide, who are shortlisted in the student category at World Report Award | Documenting Humanity The World Report Award is a part of the Festival of Ethical Photography based in Lodi, Italy, with the intention of focusing on ethical content of »

10 DMJX student selected for Canon Student development Programme

An indepedant jury have selected 100 students from Europe and Africa to participate in the Canon Student Development Programme 2022. 10 of the selected students come from DMJX. The 10 DMJX students selected for the programme are:Signe Sofie Lægsgaard Baadsgaard – Second termMaria Høy Hansen – Second termRydwan Ahmed – »

Cairo program concluded with succesfull exhibition

The final workshop in the Egyptian Language of Photojournalism programme was held at DEDI – The Danish Egyptian Dialogue Initiative in Cairo last week. The workshop concluded with a very succesfull exhibition in downtown Cairo, where 11 of the 12 participating Egyptian photographers showed their final stories. Back in November »

The nominees for The ECCA-DMJX Photojournalism Award are…….

From 16 very strong applications, the jury has selected four nominees for The ECCA-DMJX Photojournalism Award: Stranger Touristby Fares Zaitoon Panoramics of Disasterby Manuel Seoane You still don’t know my nameby Sarah Hartvigsen Juncker & Louise Herrche Serup No Man’s Landby Mikkel Hørlyck The five-people jury received and read the »

Final screening day of the spring 2022 term

Friday the 10th of June, the spring term was concluded with the traditional final screening day, where photojournalist students from Photo I, second and fourth term gathered to show their projects to one another. »