BFF Student

Maximilian Mann

Maximilian Mann

Fächerstraße 3

44145 Dortmund


Maximilian Mann, born 1992, is a German photographer. He holds a BA in photography from the ‚University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Dortmund’. Max is a documentary and portrait photographer who focuses on stories about society, social and ecological changes. He is a founding member of DOCKS collective.

Based in Dortmund and Kassel (Germany) and available for assignments national and international.


2020 World Press Photo Award, 2nd Prize Category Environment Stories
2020 FUTURES Talent 2020, Triennale der Fotografie Hamburg
2020 follow up – Grant, Freundeskreis der Photographie
2020 Sony World Photography Awards, Professional Environment category (shortlist)
2020 Joop Swart Masterclass (nominee)
2020 Kunststiftung NRW, Grand
2020 Bartur Photoaward – Winner Judges Choice Student
2020 Feature Shoot Emerging Photography Awards (1. prize), US
2020 VG Bild­kunst Sti­pen­dium, Grant, GE
2019 IAFOR Documentary Photography Award,(Second Place Winner), JP
2019 College Photographer of the Year (silver) – Documentary Category, US
2019 Felix Schoeller Emerging Photographer Award 2019 (winner), DE
2019 BFF Förderpreis (award winner), DE
2019 W. Eugene Smith Student Grant (nominated), US
2019 Voies OFF Award (nominated), FR
2019 Kolga Award, best single picture (shortlisted), GE
2019 selected for New York Times Portfolio Reviews, US
2019 Kolga Award, best single picture (shortlisted), GE
2018 selec­ted for Canon Mas­ter­class, Visa pour l’image, Per­pi­gnan, FR
2017 Felix Scho­el­ler Photo Award 2017, Best Emer­ging Pho­to­gra­pher (nominated), DE
2017 Kolga Award 2017, best reportage (shortlited), GE
2017 Kolga Award 2017, New­co­mer Award (finalist), GE
2017 LuganoPhotoDays, mobile contest (nominated), CH


DIE ZEIT, Stern, Spiegel, Zeit Online, Bloomberg, 11 Freunde, chrismon, WePresent (WeTransfer), WDR, P3 Publico, NPR – National Public Radio, Lufthansa Woman World Magazin, Topos magazin,, Photonews, Pellicola Magazin, Huck Magazine, Nido, Ostpol-Magazin, Voltaire Magazine, Further – Fotobus, KULTURAUSTAUSCH–Zeitschrift für internationale Perspektiven, emerge–Magazin für jungen Fototjournalismus, FOTOGRAFPHIE, FotoRoom, BFF-Förderpreis Magazin, EssPress, ProfiFoto, Fotomagazin, Werkbuchs “Aktiv gegen Armut im Alter”, Landesseniorenvertretung NRW

Editorial Journalism / Reportage Personal Work Portrait Social Projects Travel
Impressum des Profils

Maximilian Mann

Fächerstrasse 3, 44137 Dortmund

Tel: 0157 70268645


USt-Id-Nr. / Steuernummer: IdNr. 50 426 729 314