FREELENS, the largest German organization of photojournalists, presents the FREELENS Award for the 6th LUMIX Festival for Young Photojournalism. The best 60 bodies of work will be selected by a our curating team to be exhibited in several pavilions and an open-air-exhibition on the expo grounds during the festival. The prize of EUR 10,000 goes to the most impressive work of all festival exhibitions. Two »Honourable Mentions« will also be awarded and include a prize of EUR 1,000 each. All three awarded photographers will be invited to Hanover to be guests of the festival.