Southwest Photo Summit: 

DECEMBER 6-8, 2012


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The Southwest Photo Summit offers participants an opportunity to customize their experience with the Summit Mix-n-Match system. Build a program that works for you with a la carte event options.


// Portfolio Walk                                    $35/$45*

// Portfolio Review (4)                           $195 until Nov 15 / $270 after

// Portfolio Review (7)                           $365 until Nov 15 / $440 after

// Refining Your Portfolio Workshop       $475

// Summit Reception & Print Raffle         $30

// An Elevated Evening Dinner               $60/$125


Thursday & Friday, Dec. 6-7, 2012


Whether you are preparing for a portfolio review, showing your prints to a gallery, or simply wanting to get some feedback and expert advice on your personal portfolio -- this workshop led by renown reviewer, author and esteemed photographer, Aline Smithson, can make a huge difference in your pursuit of connecting to an audience. Learn more.


// PORTFOLIO WALK - $35 for members, $45 for non-members

Friday, Dec. 7, 2012 6pm-8pm

The Portfolio Walk is a photographic walk through the Southwest Photo Summit fine-art and documentary portfolios. Attendees may view contemporary photography and engage in dialogue with the artists as well as the extended photographic community. As this is an a la carte option, anyone may register to participate.


This event is included for participants of the Portfolio Reviews.


// PORTFOLIO REVIEWS - $195 (4 reviews) / $365 (7 reviews)*

Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012 10am-6pm


Whether you are looking for feedback, expanding your network, or career opportunities, meeting with portfolio reviewers is a major step in elevating your work. Meet one-on-one with thoughtful gallerists, curators, publishers, editors, and others.


Photographers may register for either (4) or (7) portfolio reviews that occur on Saturday, December 8, 2012. You receive up to four reviews per session. Reviewers are chosen on a first-registered, first-served scheduling basis.


• The Portfolio Reviews include participation in the Portfolio Walk and the online Photographer's Listing.



Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012 6pm-8pm

Please join photographers, reviewers and the Santa Fe community in the historic Sunmount Room with savory light fare provided by Pinon Catering

You can purchase raffle tickets for a chance to win photographic prints by the 2012 Choice Award winners, proceeds benefit CENTER's Photographer's Scholarship Fund. Raffle Tickets are 1 for $10; 3 for $25 and 13 for $100. You need not be present to win.

Contact .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or 505.984.8353 to purchase tickets in advance and/or if you would like to participate by proxy.



$60 for participants, $125 for non-participants ($200 per couple)

Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012 8pm-10pm


You are invited to join us for An Elevated Evening with reviewers and photographers celebrating excellence in photography with the Santa Fe photographic community. A delicious, holiday buffet dinner will be provided by Pinon Catering, followed by an inspirational presentation of photographic images.


Proceeds from An Elevated Evening tickets benefit CENTER's Photographer's Scholarship Fund.




All events take place at the historic and beautiful IHM Retreat Center, home of the CENTER offices and the Santa Fe Workshops. The overnight accommodations are on the same campus and offer a retreat-style experience only minutes away from downtown Santa Fe. 

Rooms on campus are economical and limited. There are many fine hotels in downtown Santa Fe which are approximately 1.5 miles away from the IHM campus. Learn more.