Off to a great start (again!)

Yet another amazing record: by 15 February, 260 professional photographers had already submitted their work. Last time round, barely 100 submissions had been received at this stage in the contest. Strikingly, Russia leads the table for the most submissions, with Iran in third place, with Ukraine and Kazakhstan among the top ten.more

Olympus announced as new sponsor of the Emerging Photographer Award in the 2017 Felix Schoeller Photo Award

The Felix Schoeller Photo Award is pleased to welcome a new partner: Olympus Deutschland GmbH is the new sponsor for the Emerging Photographer Award in the next awards ceremony. The agreement was signed by both parties at the start of December 2016, with Olympus reiterating its commitment to its strategy of putting its target audience of professional photographers, more

Interview with Gold Award Winner Karolin Klüppel

On 10 October 2015, Dr. Bernhard Klofat presented the Felix Schoeller Photo Award in Gold to the German photographer Karolin Klüppel, who was born in Kassel. The award also included a cash prize of 10,000 euros. One year later, we chatted with Karolin Klüppel about how the award has affected such a dedicated photographer. One thing is sure: the past twelve months have been a very exciting time for Karolin Klüppel.more