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ADC & PHOTOPIA: Congress – Beyond the Photoverse

Photography at the crossroads of NFT, AI, Web3, Metaverse and Crypto: Under the motto "Beyond the Photoverse", the Art Directors Club for Germany (ADC) e.V. and PHOTOPIA Hamburg will bring national and international experts on stage to rethink photography at the B2B Day of the trade fair festival on…

Art Fair: Photo London 2023

At Photo London 2023, the 125 exhibiting galleries achieved strong sales across all areas of the show in mid-May, with some dealers completely selling out their booths.

f² Fotofestival: #Globality

Eleven days full program in Dortmund: From June 1 - 11 2023, the f² Fotofestival presents international photography on the theme of #globality.

Google: About this image

Google announces that it will introduce a new tool called About this image in the coming months, which is intended to help identify the context of origin of images. AI images in particular should be identifiable in this way.



The BFF, Berufsverband Freie Fotografen und Filmgestaltung e.V., invites you to FUTURE FLASH 2023 on June 17, 2023 with an exhibition of its members, presentations of its new honorary members Anton Corbijn and Esther Haase, as well as to the symposium of the BFF Academy under the motto BEYOND…

CEWE: Truck on photo festival tour

As the leading photo service provider in Europe, CEWE is once again the official premium partner of numerous photo festivals this year. Many events at which CEWE will be present are on the program until November.

Felix Schoeller Photo Award: German Peace Prize for Photography 2023

The "German Peace Award for Photography" goes to the German photographer Sebastian Wells and his Ukrainian project partner Vsevolod Kazarin.


PHOTOPIA VISION SPACE at the Hafengeburtstag and the OMR Festival

GDT NATURE PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR 2023: Silke Hüttche - "Szenen einer Ehe"

The GDT Nature Photographer of the Year competition is held every year exclusively for GDT members. This year Silke Hüttche prevailed with her picture "Szenen einer Ehe" against 424 GDT members from 13 countries.

ProfiFoto(s) @ Arles: Call-for-Entries – A STATE OF CONSCIOUSNESS

ProfiFoto, in cooperation with WhiteWall, is offering photographers the chance to exhibit their images from July 3-14, 2022, as part of the off-program of the internationally renowned photo festival Rencontres d'Arles 2023.

FOTODOKS 2023: Future Perfect

From July 12 to August 20, 2023, the biennial FOTODOKS - Festival for Contemporary Documentary Photography will take place at the Lothringer 13 Halle in Munich.

CEWE Photo Award 2023

The CEWE Photo Award connects photo enthusiasts - and celebrates the beauty of our world. The world's largest photo competition is starting its fifth round with the motto "Our world is beautiful", and photos can be submitted in ten exciting categories. Win the coveted award and one of 1,000 prizes…

Statement: Photo Council on AI

The associations and institutions organized in the German Photographic Council take a position on AI image generators in a joint statement. Member of the team of authors was ProfiFoto editor-in-chief Thomas Gerwers in his capacity as chairman of the DGPh section Art, Market and Law.

World Press Photo: WPP Photos of the Year

The four global winners of the 2023 World Press Photo Contest, selected from thousands of entries, have been announced.

Photo Products of the Year: TIPA WORLD AWARDS 2023

The Technical Image Press Association has announced the 2023 TIPA World Awards for the year's best photo and imaging products and services.

Ernst Leitz Museum Wetzlar: Rankin - Time Leaps

From May 26 to September 27, the Ernst Leitz Museum Wetzlar presents the exhibition of British photographer Rankin.

Sony World Photography Awards 2023: Awarded

At a gala event in London last night, the World Photography Organization announced the overall winners of the Sony World Photography Awards 2023. German photo artist Boris Eldagsen, who had won the Creative category with an AI-generated image, did not want to accept his prize.

Messe Berlin: End of BPW

BERLIN PHOTO WEEK will not be continued for economic reasons. Britta Wolters, Deputy Press Officer Messe Berlin: "We regret this very much. But the development of the event unfortunately did not lead to the necessary economic result, so we have decided to take this step together with the…

Michael Martin at PHOTOPIA 2023: Photo exhibition "TERRA - Faces of the Earth" on Überseeboulevard

After five years of traveling and photographing and two years at his desk, photographer Michael Martin completed his current project TERRA. On April 17, 2023, the 27th OPEN ART exhibition with images from this project will open in the middle of HafenCity under the title "Faces of the Earth" on…

FOTO WIEN: Photography Lies

Austria's largest festival of photographic images opens its anniversary edition on June 1 and asks about lies and truth in photography. With around 300 events at 110 locations and 350 artists from 25 countries, the festival, which is embedded in the European Month of Photography, is entering its…