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New plainpicture photographer

Hidden feelings, desires and experiences... new plainpicture photographer Mona Alikhah taking a look behind the visible.

Photo LA 2020

photo l.a. is a collaborative platform that links the international photography community: world-class artists / photographers, galleries, dealers, & publishers. The best of the photography world from around the globe is presented on this visual event.

The Historic Barker Hangar–Santa Monica, CA

January 30th - February 2nd, 2020


plainpicture new images

The latest edition is online - brand new images by plainpicture photographers in January 2020.

Lumix Festival for Young Visual Journalism 2020

The LUMIX Festival honours, in several categories, young and socially engaged 21st-century photojournalism that actively investigates political, cultural, social, ecological and technological processes. The focus is directed at journalistic, transmedia narrative formats and current perspectives of the documentary. On this occasion young photojournalists are invited to take part in the competitionfor the FREELENS Award, which is endowed with 10,000 euros. The best projects in both categories (Picture Series / Photo Story and Digital Storytelling) will be presented in 80 exhibitions during the Lumix  Festival for Young Visual Journalism 2020, June 24 to 28 in Hannover.

Submission deadline: 31 January 2020

copyright: Emile Ducke

New book covers

Simenon crime classics - an edition by Atlantik Hoffmann und Campe using images by plainpicture photographers Cédric Roulliat, Rachel Rebibo and Millennium/Emilie Arfeuil


newsletter: In Focus

In Focus - keep an eye on details in life and take a look at the latest plainpicture newsletter.


Five decades of photography told from a female perspective: Under the title RESISTANCE & SENSIBILITY, the Fotografie Forum Frankfurt (FFF) shows more than 100 works by Italian photographers from 1965 to the present day.
The works from the »Collezione Donata Pizzi« show various facets of everyday life, social and contemporary history. The focus is on the life of women, their hopes and illusions, struggles and crossing borders are just a few of the issues discussed.
Fotografie Forum Frankfurt
Opening: Friday, 31.01.2020
01.02. – 26.04.2020

New plainpicture photographer

Distinct emphasis on colour effects - images by new plainpicture photographer Ludovic Mornand.

Tropic Ice - A Visual Dialog Between Places Affected by Climate Change

The award-winning plainpicture photographer and artist Barbara Dombrowski gives a face to climate change. Already in its tenth year, she has been working on a worldwide photo art project that portrays people in the surrounding landscapes on five continents. The photographer focuses on relevant and specific climatic locations and their populations that live between established tradition and global modernity. The project is now presented at the Festival

Who Owns the World? Everything in the WORLD - Lessing Days 2020 at the Thalia Theater Hamburg

Who Owns the World? Um alles in der Welt  - Lessingtage 2020 im Thalia Theater Hamburg
18. Januar bis 9. Februar 2020, Thalia Theater, Hamburg Oberrangfoyer

plainpicture magazine cover: WUV

"Purpose - What's the point of all this?" Cover of W&V magazine for Marketing and Creatives using images by plainpicture photographer Frauke Thielking.