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From Lens to Screen: Insights from Carsten Brandes, Senior Photo Editor

In the latest episode of "Learn with IMAGO: Behind the Lens," Carsten Brandes, senior photo editor at IMAGO, shares his extensive insights and valuable photography tips. If you're eager to understand what makes a photo stand out—or why a good shot might be overlooked—and learn how to ensure your photos capture the attention of a photo agency among millions of submissions, don't miss this interview.

The Story of Afghan Women Photographers’ Fight Before and After the Taliban: An Interview with Mariam Alimi

The Story of Afghan Women Photographers’ Fight Before and After the Taliban: An Interview with Mariam Alimi

Read The Game Magazine's interview with Mariam Alimi, one of Afghanistan's first professional female photographers, who was forced to flee the country after the Taliban's takeover in August 2021. In this discussion, Mariam details the struggle for rights by Afghan women within society and the specific challenges in the domains of photojournalism and journalism. Get an insider's view of Afghan women photographers' battle for a voice before and after the Taliban's takeover.

Marcel von Fehrn wins IMAGO Sports Image of the Month January

Marcel von Fehrn wins IMAGO Sports Image of the Month January

Voted by more than 3,000 fans, IMAGO and FanQ are pleased to unveil the winner of the “Sports Image of the Month January,” a celebration of unforgettable moments in sports and the photographers who capture them. The winning photo for January, taken by Marcel von Fehrn captures a pivotal 3:3 equalizer by Hamburger SV attacker Robert Glatzel from behind the goal, receiving an average rating of 3.54 out of five stars.

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Capturing Stars: The Berlinale Through Gerhard Kassner’s Lens

In this interview by Jens Pepper, renowned photographer Gerhard Kassner takes us behind the scenes of the Berlin International Film Festival (Berlinale), where his lens captured the event from 2003 to 2019. As the Berlinale approaches, Kassner shares his reflections on capturing the stars, the shift to digital photography, and the memorable moments that define his tenure as the festival's official photographer.

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Framing the Narrative: Insights from Kerstin Güntzel, Senior Picture Editor at IMAGO

In The Game Magazine's latest interview, meet Kerstin Güntzel, Senior Picture Editor at IMAGO. With a career spanning over two decades, Kerstin shares her journey from a passionate photographer and journalist in Berlin to a key figure in shaping visual narratives. Throughout this interview, she shares what makes a photo stand out, the importance of storytelling, and how to develop a unique visual style.