WELCOME TO THE PALM SPRINGS PHOTO FESTIVAL 2020

SEPTEMBER 20 – 25

IN RESPONSE TO ALL COVID-19 CONCERNS,AND THE INCREASING NUMBERS OF CORONIA-RELATED CASES IN CALIFORNIA, WE HAVE CANCELLED OUR IN-PERSON WORKSHOP PROGRAM. WE ARE LOOKING AT MOVING CERTAIN CLASSES ONLINE AND WILL POST FURTHER INFORMATION HERE IN THE COMING WEEK. 

 PORTFOLIO REVIEWS, SEMINARS & SYMPOSIUMS WILL TAKE PLACE ONLINE AND ALL REGISTRATIONS WILL BE HONORED.

IF YOU HAVE CANCELLED YOUR REGISTRATION DUE TO CURRENT CONCERNS AND WISH TO REINSTATE YOUR REGISTRATION WE WILL BE HAPPY TO DO SO FOR OUR NEW DATES. PLEASE CALL US AT 1-800 928-8314.

THIS IS YOUR COMMUNITY

 

The Palm Springs Photo Festival Connect 2020 offers professional, emerging professional and serious advanced amateur photographers the opportunity to study with legendary photographers, show portfolios in our celebrated portfolio review program, check out and shoot with the latest gear, attend cutting-edge seminars, symposiums, networking events and enjoy evening presentations by world famous image-makers. The inevitable relationships that are made or renewed at PSPF are often transformative!

 



 

PARTICIPATE IN OUR RENOWNED WORKSHOP PROGRAM

We will announce special 3-hour to 1-day classes for these following workshop. Full in-person workshops have been moved to our 2021 program. 

Art Streiber: Managing A Career in Professional Photography

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Frank Ockenfels 3: Looking Beyond the Obvious

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Nadav Kander: WORK: Master Class

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Scott Frances: Photographing Architecture & Interiors

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Nino Rakichevich: Street Photography: The Noble Photographic Pursuit

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David Fahey: Portfolio Reviews & Gallery Submissions

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Michelle Dunn Marsh: Sequencing Photographs

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Daily Registration costs only $50 per day and includes all online content (with the exception of our portfolio reviews which require separate registration) our symposiums, evening presentations, and all sponsored and festival produced online events.

“There is probably no other event in photography that can assemble a broader and more comprehensive faculty of influencers than the Palm Springs Photo Festival.”

SEE OUR PORTFOLIO REVIEWERS

Including an incredible contingent of Advertising Agency creatives, Galleries, Magazine Photo Editors, Book Publishers, Corporate Art Directors, Reps and more.

“Over the past decade, the Palm Springs Photo Festival has grown into one of the most anticipated West Coast photo events of the year, featuring portfolio reviews from a truly rich array of industry experts and artists, as well as workshops, exhibitions, and evening projections in a beautiful desert landscape.” – David Schonauer, Pro Photo Daily

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WORKSHOPS
 

We are studying the possibility of being able to move a portion of our workshop online. We will have further details in the coming weeks. 

PORTFOLIO-REVIEWS

The ONLINE Portfolio Reviews at the Palm Springs Photo Festival are designed to introduce emerging, professional and serious advanced amateur photographers to key influencers from both the commercial & fine art realms. DATE TO CHOOSE YOUR REVIEWS: September 4th

SEMINARS

Our intensive seminars, taught ONLINE this year by our leading industry experts, are conducted in the form of a two-hour lecture followed by a Q & A session. Topics range from technical to inspirational and business.

SYMPOSIUMS

Each day, Monday – Thursday, we will present an important ONLINE industry conference. This is a moderated discussion among experts on subjects of immediate importance to all photographers. These get you thinking about issues affecting you.

EVENING

Each night, we plan to present our Evening Presentation ONLINE. See our Slide Show Contest selections and amazing presentations by legendary photographers. Don’t forget our raffles!

PARTIES

Unfortunately we are unable to hold our Opening Reception, Networking Dinner or our Epson Gallery festival party for our 2020 event.

SLIDE-SHOW

Send us your slide shows! You can send as many as you like. This is an opportunity to have your presentation shown in one of our four Evening Presentations to the entire festival including all of our influencers. Win incredible prizes from our sponsors! DEADLINE September 1st.

OPEN-PORTFOLIO-SHOW

Unfortunately, due to the pandemic, we cannot hold our Open Portfolio Show for 2020.

QUESTIONS

For answers to frequently asked questions, click on the FAQ button below.

INTERN

We have positions for up to 10 interns to work with us in Los Angeles on our online programs.  For more information click HERE.

TESTIMONIALS

Read what recent attendees are saying about the Palm Springs Photo Festival

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