Year of Winning Submission: 2016
Since 2009, Hamburg-based Bente Marei Stachowske has worked as a photojournalist documenting social and environmental issues. Her work has taken her to Malawi, South Sudan, Gambia, USA, India and Chile. She also undertakes assignments for non-governmental organisations, enterprises and newspapers. Her work has been exhibited in California, London, Hamburg and Quito.