MOME - Moholy Nagy Művészeti Egyetem



MOME photo success in Berlin

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Zsolt Ficsór, MOME photography student won the first prize at Close Up! project organised by C/O Berlin in cooperation with the Berlinale Festival.

Close Up! is a photography contest for young artists that has been organised for several years by C/O Berlin in cooperation with the Berlin International Film Festival. 13 young photographers had the opportunity to experience the work of a professional photojournalists at the Berlinale. They could get close to the red carpet, the glamorous film stars, the hectic staff, or even the behind-the-scenes secrets.

The works of the contestants were showcased in the Amerika Haus at the conclusion of the Berlinale, and at the exhibition a specialist jury selected the photos by Zsolt Ficsór as the best.

Participants in 2015 project were: Zsolt Ficsór, Luisa Hanika, Kryštof Hlůže, Semih Lakerta, Sophie Meuresch, Clara Nebeling, Joseph Wolfgang Ohlert, Nina-Marie Raasch, Paolo Raeli, Felix Steinhoff, Furkan Temir, Margarita María Valdivieso Beltrán and Lisa Winter.

1st prize: Ficsór Zsolt
2nd prize: Clara Nebeling
3rd prize: Sophie Meuresch