Foto: Tripty Tamang Pakhrin, Portraits from the gamers engrossed in their screens, in the series „Planet Wangba?.

Choice made for the 5th international class.

Thursday, November 26, 2020.

The international class with the? Photojournalism and Documentary Photography? Course will enter its fifth round in March 2021. Impressed by the increasing internationality and good quality from the applications, Prof. Dr. Karen Fromm, V. -Prof. Christoph Bangert and the analysis assistant Sophia Greiff selected 13 students for the next international class.

Photo students and alumni win the German Photo Book Prize.

The photo student Malte Uchtmann wins with respiratory assessment nursing his photo book „ARRIVING – Regarding the architecture of refugee accommodation in Germany“ in the „Student project“ category. The former photography student Moritz K?stner was also in a position to convince the jury of his perform. With his photo book „Silence is the Sound of Fear“ he wins the category of documentary-journalistic photo book.

Occasion around the emotional planet of depressed men and women in Hanover.

Thursday, October 29, 2020.

On October 31, 2020 at 7 p.m., those considering the St. Martinskirche in Hanover can take component in an event around the emotional planet of depressed persons. Admission is no cost. The photographer Nora Klein also devotes herself to visual forms of expression of depression. She studied photojournalism and documentary photography from 2008 to 2014.

The photo student Elias Holzknecht wins the VGH Photo Prize 2020.

The VGH Photo Prize 2020 goes towards the photography student Elias Holzknecht. In his perform? Snow of Tomorrow? Elias Holzknecht, who was born in L?ngenfeld, Austria, in 1993, offers together with the steadily developing lack of snow, which can be causing existential complications for the tourism sector inside the Alps.

The internet book launch image / con / text / will take location on October 22nd.

On October 22nd, 2020 at 7 p.m. The on the net book launch? Image / con / text. Documentary Practices In between Journalism, Art and Activism? Takes location. You could register right here to participate in the Book Launch via Zoom.

Photo student wins the Vonovia Award 2020 with finest young talent.

With his perform „all?, en la pampa“, photography student Valentin Goppel was in a position to convince the jury with the Vonovia Awards for Photography 2020. He wins the award for the ideal young talent, endowed with 5000 euros. His photo series is about a group of teenagers within the Argentine village of Maria Susana.

Studying in Hanover.

The teaching and research region of photojournalism and documentary photography at the Hanover University of Applied Sciences represents a nationwide exclusive concentrate in photojournalism and documentary photography. The aim from the coaching should be to create photographic personalities who comprehend tips on how to visualize subjects and content in their individual visual language.


Students on our degree plan are repeatedly recognized with awards for their photo function.