An Elegy for the Death of Hamun

STILL PICTURE STORY by Hashem Shakeri – made as his final project during Photo I in the spring 2018. As the largest province of the country, Sistan and Baluchestan is located in the southeast of Iran and it shares borders with Afghanistan and Pakistan. Once a forest in the distant »

I never realized

STILL PICTURE STORY by Anna-Tia Buss made as her final project during Photo I in the spring 2018. A collection of stories from women about their relationship to their own bodies in regards to beauty standards. The intimate battles women are fighting with their bodies are often triggered by comments, »

Ama’r

MAGAZINE PROJECT – with 15 stories from the island of Amager, outside Copenhagen, Denmark. The book is produced by 16 second term photojournalism students at DMJX in the spring 2018. The 16 students are: Sophie Voisin, Mads Frost, Simon Trøjgaard Jepsen, Christian Lykking, Kasper Heden Andersen, Julie Kristensen, Aleksander Klug, »

Panta Rhei

MAGAZINE PROJECT by international photojournalism students at DMJX – made in the spring 2018. The nine students are: Alireza Goudarzi (Iran) Anna-Tia Buss (Germany) Amira Mortada (Egypt) Davis Winborne (USA) Elias Lahtinen (Finland) Stephanie Simcox (UK) Morgan Hornsby (USA) Hashem Shakeri (Iran) and Habiba Nowrose (Bangladesh). The teachers at the »

A + C

VIDEO DOCUMENTARYby Olivia Loftlund, Maria Bentzon and Laura Krogh – made during 3rd term in the fall 2017. When Anna started working as Chorouqs assistant, she never imagined that they would become this close. Anna and Chorouq have one week left at Egmont Højskolen. This is a special Danish Folk »

Heart of a Seal

STILL PICTURE STORY by Lukas Kreibig – made in the fall 2017 as his final project during our Photo I programme. Nature dictates the rhythm of life in the mountain village of Uummannaq, an island off the coast of Greenland. Living off the grid, the Inuit inhabitants have always relied »

Russia in Europe

ONLINE STORY by Frederik Tillitz og Ólafur Steinar Gestsson – made in the fall 2017 as their final BA-project. “What is the most secure Russian border? The one with Russians on both sides”. That is an ancient Russian joke. But for two states in Eastern Europe it is very serious. »

That which still stands

ONLINE STORY by Rune Aarestrup Pedersen and Anders Rye Skjoldjensen – made in the fall 2017 as their final BA-project. Wildfires are raging across the world, destroying lives and leaving homes in ashes. With the climate changing, nothing suggests the wildfires will stop anytime soon. One of the most affected »

Coastland

STILL PICTURE STORY by Mathias Svold and Ulrik Hasemann – made as their final BA project in 2017. In Denmark we never find ourselves farther than 50 kilometers from the ocean and the coastline remains a deeply ingrained part of Danish identity. It is a work place, a sanctuary, a »

Banned Beauty

STILL PICTURE STORY by Heba Khamis – made in the fall 2016 as her final Diploma Project at DMJX. In Cameroon early marriage, teenage motherhood and rape are common experiences for many girls and women. Girls reach puberty much earlier than the age at which they usually marry. One out »

The Neglected

STILL PICTURE STORY by Mikkel Hørlyck – made during a third term reportage workshop at DMJX in the fall 2016. The orphanage in the city of Orhei in Moldova is the residence of some 200 boys and men, who are physically or mentally disabled. Moldova is the poorest country in »