Catalog of eight exhibitions held as part of the first Biennale für aktuelle Fotografie, Mannheim, Germany, September 9-November 5, 2017. Exhibitions took place at seven venues in Mannheim, Ludwigshafen, or Heidelberg.Cover title.Exhibitions: How your camera works; Leaving the still image; Who are you? That's you!; No image is an island; Journal; Newsroom; Resisting images; Other testimonies; Global players; Ghost stories.Festival previously known as: Fotofestival Mannheim-Ludwigshafen-Heidelberg.Includes bibliographical references and glossarySummary: The first Biennale für aktuelle Fotografie bids farewell to photography as we know it. Farewell Photography illuminates the radical changes in our dealings with images in the digital era and presents an alternative vision of the history of photography.summary cont. Formerly known as the "Fotofestival Mannheim-Ludwighafen-Heidelberg," the German tri-city photography exhibition is now being called the "Biennale for Contemporary Photography." It attempts to evaluate the state of the photography scene every two years. Six experts are curating this year's show, which starts September 8, together with the heads of seven exhibition halls. The topic this year is "Farewell Photography.