Michael Pfister

Michael Pfister was selected as runner-up for the 2022 European Press Prize Innovation Award for ‘This is us.’ 

Michael Pfister is the special project photo editor at ZEIT ONLINE in Berlin. As Director of Photography Pfister developed, implemented and redesigned the visual language of the news outlet ZEIT ONLINE in 2016. As a frequent lecturer, curator, teacher and coach he interacts with key decision-makers as well as upcoming talents in the field of visual journalism and beyond. He collaborated with investigative journalists, reporters, photographers and filmmakers across the globe including winners of the Pulitzer Prize and World Press Photo Awards.