International photojournalism festival VILNIUS PHOTO CIRCLE


For the sixteenth time, the international photojournalism festival Vilnius Photo Circle is being held in the capital of Lithuania, which once again brought together press photographers and photojournalism specialists from all over the world for the Photographers' Weekend.

During the festival, the international conference PhotoJournalism Boundaries will be held, where today's current photojournalism issues will be discussed and the finalists of the festival will present their photo stories.


‘The Photographers’ Weekend’

Date: 18-19 November, 2022


A G E N D A (preliminary)


opening of exhibitions, portfolio reviews.

In the evening:
“Photography in the face of war: a meeting with Evgeniy Maloletka, who recorded the horror of Mariupol”




Place: Vilnius College of Technology and Design
Olandų str. 16, Vilnius 


10.30  – 13.30 ‘Photographers’ Weekend’

Tadas Kazakevičius
Benas Gerdžiūnas
Toby Binder 
Fausto Podavini
Evgeniy Maloletka


13.30 – 15.00 Lunch time


15.00  – 17.30 Conference ‘PhotoJournalism Boundaries’ 

Mads Nissen
Bruce Rodney Strong 
Søren Pagter 


18.00  – 19.30 Night slide show with the Awards Ceremony  


Presentation times are subject to change.


General sponsor of the festival Vilnius Photo Circle - FUJIFILM Lithuania

Vilnius Photo Circle Festival is funded by the Lithuanian Council of Culture and Vilnius City Municipality.

Sponsors and partners of the festival Vilnius Photo Circle
EPSON,, Hotel
 “Amberton”, Vilnius College of Technology and Design, National Association of Journalists creators, JSC „CoFinansai“. 

Festivals education program is made possible by funding from the Baltic-American Freedom Foundation (BAFF). For more information about BAFF scholarships and speaker support, visit

Recordings will be made during the events: filming, photography, sound. Created recordings can be made public. By participating in the event, you agree to be seen in the photos or video of the event and are informed that these photos or video or audio may be made public latter or broadcasted live.

Looking forward to seeing you in Vilnius,
Lithuanian Press Photographers Club
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