New Beginnings

MAGAZINE PROJECT by ten international students of photojournalism made at the Danish School of Media and Journalism in the fall 2021. The ten photojournalists are:Elena Fiebig (Germany)Aymen Mohamed (Sudan)Aku Ratsula (Finland)Cleo Amissah (England)Stána Benesová (Czech Republic)Leslie Ostronic (US)Conor Courtney (US)Carolin Albers (Germany)Rachèl Luttikhuisen (The Netherlands)Ilkay Karakurt (Turkey) The teachers at »

God’s miracle on fourth floor

STILL PICTURE STORYby Rikke Kjær Poulsen – made in the fall 2020 during her third term at DMJX. The project tells the story of Stella, and the uncertain life of being an asylum seeker in Larnaca, Cyprus. It shows how an apartmant contributes to feeling adult and independent again, how »


STILL PICTURE STORY by Liv Møller Kastrup – made in the fall 2020 during her third term at DMJX. The night can feel long, when we’re not able to fall asleep. Time stands still, and the darkness surrounds us. Five young people, who all suffer from insomnia, are living proof »


MAGAZINE PROJECTby 12 Danish second term photojournalist students made in the spring 2021 at DMJX. The magazine consists of ten stories from the Danish island, Langeland made during one week’s reportage trip. The 12 students behind the magazine are:Brage BorupHannah Aurora AlmstrupKim FrostMarius NimmandChristan Falck WolffStine SchjøtlerRune ØeFrederik DanielsenAnne Kiib »

I am afraid of dying

VIDEO DOCUMENTARY by Emilie Lærke Henriksen and Marius Renner Christensen. Line suffers from several forms of anxiety. During the corona outbreak, they have worsened significantly. The changes to reality and everyday life, the virus has brought about, are a big challenge to people with anxiety. Line isolated herself at home »


VIDEO DOCUMENTARY by Katie Reahl and Simon Gerlinger Video Portrait that shows the situation of an illegal refugee hiding away. Produced by: Simon Sticker Thanks to: A. , Sina, Christoph and Kathrin »

Common Ground

MAGAZINE PROJECT by nine international students of photojournalism made at the Danish School of Media and Journalism in the fall 2020. The students are:Renja Nurmi (Finland)Thea Marie Klinger (Germany)Nicola Lanciotti (Italy)Salih Basheer (Sudan)Simon Gerlinger (Germany)Arafat Bin Siraji (Bangladesh)Katie Reahl (USA)Azadeh Besharati (Iran)Pranabesh Das (Bangladesh) The teachers at the workshop have »

[Det vi ikke kan se]

MAGAZINE PROJECT by 14 Danish second term students made during the Covid-19 lock down period in the spring 2020 at DMJX. Vi kan ikke se det. Alligevel fylder det. Mere end før. Angsten. Kærligheden. Naboskabet. Lettelsen ved at se et fly tegne striber på himlen. Festen, der bruser ud gennem »

it wasn’t supposed to be like this

MAGAZINE PROJECT by eight international students of photojournalism made during the Covid-19 lock down period in the spring 2020 at DMJX. We could’ve had the best six monthsMake images, unprecedented Make ties, unbreakable. Then it came in the night, That word – Pandemic. It echoed in the room Everywhere Spread »

Trending plastic in Lebanon

STILL PICTURE STORY by Emilie Lærke Henriksen – made in the fall 2019 during her third term at DMJX. In Lebanon women aim for eternal youth and it is important to look fresh and sexy. Plastic surgery has therefore become a natural part of being a woman. About 1.5 million »

Before I disappear

VIDEO DOCUMENTARY by Andreas Beukel Vinther and Tobias Stidsen – made during third semester in the fall 2019. Jessica is 19 years old and suffers from crippling OCD. She struggles to perform even the most mundane daily tasks and dreams of a life free from her condition. »


MAGAZINE PROJECT by nine international students of photojournalism made during a workshop at DMJX in the fall 2019. The nine students are: Mackenzie Brockman (USA), Khashayar Javanmardi (Iran), Maggie Svoboda (USA), Jessica Miles (England), Tariq Safieh (Syria), Tripty Tamang Pakhrin (Nepal), Hadi Uddin (Bangladesh), Moloy Ranjan Biswas (Bnagladesh), Anna Fritsche »

Green Gold

STILL PICTURE STORY by Valdemar Stroe Ren and Jesper Houborg – made in the fall 2019 during third term at DMJX. Illigal logging in Romania, 2019. Romania is home to the largest virgin forests in Europe, but during the last 30 years, it has been abused fiercely. Ever since the »

Prison is a Way out of Poverty

STILL PICTURE STORY by Marius Renner Christensen – made in the fall 2019 during his third term at DMJX. Like other young men Bangis and Mohammed have dreams for their future. But in the least developed country in the world the way from dream to reality is hard to pave. »

A New Home

VIDEO DOCUMENTARY by Deepti Asthana and Michelle Hanks – made during the Photo I programme in the spring 2019. Mahmoud Bayragdar, 29, lived a good and comfortable life back in Damascus, Syria. But in 2011 he had to flee because of the Syrian civil war. Three years later, Mahmoud found »


BOOK PROJECT by Sofie Mathiassen and Sille Veilmark made as their final BA project in the spring 2019 at DMJX. The average world temperature has risen above 1°C over the last century. Everywhere on earth the climate is changing. The Paris agreement, signed by the world leaders in 2015, put »

May I have this Dance?

STILL PICTURE STORY by Shirin Abedi – made in the spring 2019 as her final Photo Story during Photo I at DMJX. In a long red dress with a small crown in her hair, Mojdeh dances in front of a red curtain in the cheer of a female audience in »


MAGAZINE PROJECT by 12 second term Danish photojournalism students made during a workshop in April 2019. The 12 students went to the island Morsø in Denmark, where they made individual stories about the people and the island. The 12 students are: Marie Ravn, Søren Vendelbo Valdemar Stroe Ren, Emil Nicolai »


MAGAZINE PROJECT – made by ten international photojournalism students during a workshop at DMJX in April 2019. The ten photojournalists are: Mushfiq Mahbub Turjo, Bangladesh Shirin Abedi, Germany/Iran Michelle Hanks, USA Guillaume Derclaye, Belgium Deepti Asthana, India Saara Tuominen, Finland Haris Begic, Holland/Bosnia Ellie Cherryhomes, USA Aurelie Demesse, Belgium Yehyun »

Distant Love

VIDEO DOCUMENTARY by Julie Kristensen and Andreas Merrald – made during 3rd term in the fall 2018. A film about five couples trying to maintain their love despite the great distance between them. Through Skype they get a sense of connection but when you blow a kiss from Thailand to »