Fujifilm forges exciting partnership with World Press Photo Foundation to support photojournalists

Fujifilm GFX 100 II camera in a hand
(Image credit: Gareth Bevan / Digital Camera World)

Fujifilm has just announced an exciting partnership with the World Press Photo Foundation (WPPF) that will help support the development of photojournalists all over the world. Not only will Fujifilm provide sponsorship to the WPPF, it will also host expert-led workshops during the organization’s global exhibitions. 

This year’s results of the World Press Photo Contest will be announced on April 18 and each of the winners will have their work displayed in a traveling exhibition expected to attract 4 million visitors in over 80 cities. Four global winners will also receive €5,000, an invitation to the Winners’ Program in Amsterdam, a physical award plus a Fujifilm GFX100 II and two Fujinon GF lenses thanks to Fujifilm. 

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Hannah Rooke
Staff Writer

Having studied Journalism and Public Relations at the University of the West of England Hannah developed a love for photography through a module on photojournalism. She specializes in Portrait, Fashion and lifestyle photography but has more recently branched out in the world of stylized product photography. For the last 3 years Hannah has worked at Wex Photo Video as a Senior Sales Assistant using her experience and knowledge of cameras to help people buy the equipment that is right for them. With 5 years experience working with studio lighting, Hannah has run many successful workshops teaching people how to use different lighting setups.