Photo of the week 09.2017
This week we would like to present you our new interns: (left) Rosa von Scheidt from Germany and (middle) Mohammad Elias Hatimi from Afghanistan. In the picture together with our EVS volunteer (right) Beata Jaranowska from Poland. Welcome on board!
Photo of the week 08.2017
My name is Antia Jardon and I am an actress. Nowadays I am studying fourth grade in Higher School of Dramatic Art of Galicia, which is located in Vigo, a really nice cost city in Spain. I also studied Journalism. Since I was a kid, I have enjoyed being on a stage. I like dancing, singing, playing the guitar... and everything connected with Art. I would love to travel around the world acting in my own company and mixing ...
Photo of the week 07.2017
"What is the meaning of freeze? What is our purpose to freeze something? The people want to protect something which they care about. Why we always do it? Perhaps, we are afraid of forgetting or missing them. Here, the most important issue in the context - cities. The city is a form of frozen culture. Cities reflect our past, our suffering, our experiences and our wealth. Turkish master architect Turgut Cansever once said...
Photo of the week 06.2017
City of Münster, Germany. Winter 2017. Our EVS volunteer from Poland Beata Jaranowska what is photography for her: "It's not about taking a good photo. It's about noticing the moment, perceiving small things which are happening here and now, right in front of our eyes. Notice them, enjoy them, live them."
Photo of the week 05.2017
This week's Photo of the Week belongs to our former intern from ifa Victor Glodev. "This curious penguin at the zoo in a German city of Münster has come up very close. Despite the fact that the penguins are fed regularly, this one is not against being fed by visitors. Münster Zoo is one of the largest in Germany. It is home to about 450 species of animals living in conditions close to wildlife."
Photo of the week 04.2017
Participants from Greece, Turkey and Germany met to talk about digital inclusion. Learning Media Project has started in Münster!
Photo of the week 03.2017
"Agora-Izmir. Picture taken in Izmir. I have to admint I'm not really that keen into history, but while being around Turkey you can expierence our past. There are so many things which are still "alive" that you can't do anything else but stare and let your mind travel through all the different eras." Fred Cahue
Photo of the week 02.2017
Anna Jachimek is a PhD student at the University of Münster. She works in the Department of German Philology and her thesis is about bilingual children. Anna's been interested in photography since 8 years and this photo was taken in Bilbao, Spain. "The most I like taking photos of new places and people (especially with the little depth of field). I love photography because it captures unique moments which can fade a...
Photo of the week 01.2017
A really good friend of mine and I went for a 3 month trip around the world. Our destinations were Singapour, Australia, New Zealand, Fiji and the US. We thought after university we need to use the freetime we have before our new job would start. Most of the time we drove with a car or a camper. We met a lot of people and made friends. This amazing experience will be part of us for the rest of our lives. Anne Rot...
Photo of the week 52.2016
Raphael Aretakis was born in 84’ in Mitilini, Greece. He deals with photography, digital art and photo manipulations and works as a designer in Athens. Raphael experiments with both the inanimate and animate world around him. The initial spark towards the art of photography was a tendency to cause emotional surges to others. Grief, pain, loneliness, love, death, life, nature, earth, city, man. Emotion or not, every...
Photo of the week 51.2016
Christmas is coming...Our friend Nina Soloshenko from Ukraine, who is doing her EVS in Berlin, shared with us a photo taken in Brugge, Belgium.
Photo of the week 50.2016
"Schönlinge" is a photo project involving 27 courageous women who are affected by circular hair loss. That usually unknown, autoimmune disease (also Alopecia Areata) affects 1.4 million people in Germany. Often the complete loss of hair is usually misinterpreted as a "cancer disease" or dismissed as a "purely cosmetic problem". The Schönlinge.DasProjekt is aimed to change that. Photo: © Ingrid Hag...
Photo of the week 49.2016
Madrid.December 2012. This was the beginning for a huge and amazing change in Spain. Not only a political change because now there are four big parties instead of two. And not only because of a social point but because now we ask for changes and we are more involved in politics. Since then, Spanish society has experimented a human change, a change in their minds. A bit late because this is not new in other European count...
Photo of the week 48.2016
Frosty morning in Münster, Germany / November 2016 Photo taken by our EVS volunteer Beata Jaranowska from Poland.
Photo of the week 47.2016
Jolanta Marek-Ryś, a science teacher from Poland shared with us this uncredibly beautiful sunset which could have been admired in northern Poland in November 2016. Nature is a pure beauty...
Photo of the week 46.2016
"An old fertilizer factory somewhere in Pireas port, Greece. It used to have lots of life but somehow buildings never lose their beauty."Jo Gogou was born in Athens, Greece in 1981. Since 2000, she has taken part in various photography competitions and exhibitions. The most important ones are listed below. Competitions• 2000 "τα πάντα ρει" • 2002 "Travel to the past" ...
Photo of the week 45.2016
Gregory Thanopoulos was born in Athens, Greece in 1979. In 2004 he joined his town's photography club and got hooked on taking photos. He took part in numerous group exhibitions. For five years he has been the official photographer of Meet Market, a monthly bazzar featuring hand made products from hundreds of participants. In 2011 he wins the public's first prize of the annual Athens photo marathon, with his photo ...
Photo of the week 44.2016
A photo taken during the harvest time in northern Poland in 2015. You can see more photos of Wiktoria Marek-Ryś here: www.wmr-photography.blogspot.com
Photo of the week 42.2016
Let's travel to Israel! We want to present you the photo of the week. Our EVS volunteer Beata Jaranowska took this photograph showing the beauty of the Dead Sea...
Photo of the week 41.2016
Mirosława Chochowska has the ability to depict the beauty of Poland.. Our photo of the week was taken in autumn time in Jonkowo, a small village in northeastern Poland. More of Mirosława's stunning photographs are available on her official profile on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Foto-ja-Miros%C5%82awa-Chochowska-1638938582995720/
Photo of the week 40.2016
My name is Antía Gonzalez Álvarez. I’m studying photography and CGI at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia. This is my last year in college so I’ve discovered many photographers and a lot of different ways to see the photography, and I love all of them, but I prefer the photoshop way. Not to retouching models and make people thin, just to make my dreams true. With image processing you can ima...
Photo of the week 39.2016
Creative and talented photographer from Poland - Piotr Koy. Today's photo of the week allows you to see the beauty of winter sunset in Osada Rybacka in Gdynia. More of Piotr's eye-catching photographs are available on his official profile on facebook: www.facebook.com/PiotrKoyPhotography
In the Photo of the week, we are coming back to Hungary. There you can find András who likes to experiment with vintage lenses...
USA - Photo of the week
This time in 'Photo of the week' we make a big jump. We present photos from USA! Our friend Tobias Anderberg from Sweden traveled to New York and shared his impressions with us. Visit his website to enjoy more: www.tobiasanderbergphotography.com
Photo of the week 31.16
It is winter and the sun is shining... Out talented colleque Max Hafemann from Germany shared with us his photos http://maxhafemann.jimdo.com/ This time we present in The photo of the week an early morning in Münster, Germany.
Photo of the week 24.16
This time we share 2 photos from Veronika Prok from Hungary 'This photo depicts what the viewer wants to see: a faun asleep maybe? A picture means something if it can tell a story; the more stories it can tell, the wider audience it can reach. This one was made by a Nikon D60 and edited by the software Lightroom. We put a mattress on the floor and my friend laid down on it to let me organize his hair in a tree-like posit...
Photo of the week 02.16
The photos were taken by Kata (Katalin Kustány) from Hungary. The photos were shot at a small dock of the lake Balaton, in Hungary. "It was wintertime and therefore, it is quite rare that we are going to the beach. Though, the frozen ice looked somehow so 'out-of-space' for me, that I really wanted to take a closer look. The part, where I was standing at, was protected by some lake weed, so I could capture not onl...
Marry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all of you from Y4M Team! Greetings from Münster, Germany *Photos taken by Rafael Anton Garcia on the Christmas Market in Münster
Photo of the week 46.15
This week Y4M would like to present you the photo which was taken by Daria Jaranowska during a media camp in Istanbul, Turkey. Let's have a look at our beautiful Turkish participant...
The Media Dialogue online week started – for Pluralism and Understanding The second online seminar: Belarus, Georgia, Germany and North Macedonia Mass protests, police brutality and a pandemic – challenges for media in Belarus The effect of the Covid-19 pandemic on Ukrainian media Start of "Media Dialogue 2020 for Pluralism and Understanding" Time to say Goodbye - the final conference in Kyiv Research on media - our visit at Detector Media From an apartment to one of the biggest TV channels News from the conflict zone Donbass - OstroV News Agency Reporting on conflicts: Radio Liberty The project through the eyes of the participants Discussing, filming, interviewing: the groups in action The Opening Meeting in Kyiv Kaliméra MeLDE! Ending conference in Yerevan 4 Plus: Photography from Women’s Perspective A Military Position in a Conflict Zone By Train through the Caucasus Halftime – The Conference in Tbilisi Meeting the Union of Journalists of Armenia City tour in Tbilisi Work in progress … Meeting the Georgian Charter of Journalist Ethics Neighbours with common challenges Opening Conference in Georgia The Final Conference in Volyn Zeman’s brewery Suspilne TV about fake-news and content management Meeting in the Polish Consulate What about decentralization in Ukraine?