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NYCFotoWorks 2013 AIM Portfolio Reviews and More



IMG_8249NYCFotoWorks is the industry-leading portfolio review series. Join some of the best photographers in the business in NYC, June 11-13, 2013. NYC FotoWorks brings together 150+ top decision-maker art buyers and reps in one room, over three days, in the city that is center of the commercial photography industry. Applications are now open for this important event. Apply today to have the best selection of reviewer meetings. For a complete list of reviewers for this year’s NYC event CLICK HERE. 

IMG_8236To celebrate the successful launch of LAFotoWorks, the next 25 photographers to sign up for NYCFotoWorks (more…)

Artists in Motion AIM in LA | Portfolio Reviews


ILFORD is excited to be partnering with NYCFotoWorks’ Artists in Motion AIM portfolio reviews launching in LA in two weeks on April 17, 2013. This portfolio review series is a rare opportunity for photographers to have face-to-face meetings with top art buyers, artist agents, and photo editor. LA is less than two weeks away and with only 20 spots left be sure to apply today.

Here’s how it works –

  • All artists must first apply.
  • Accepted photographers will be emailed an acceptance email with a link – see available packages
  • Schedules are emailed to photographers the week before the event.
  • All meetings are 1-on-1 and based upon the reviewers’ attendance time, they choose when they can come, we schedule your meetings within those time frames.

Portfolio reviews will also be held in NY in June. If you apply to both LA and NY, you receive 20% off. Visit for complete information on LA and NY events.

Check out what folks who attended last year’s event had to say! This is your opportunity. Apply today!

Attendees will receive free prints on ILFORD GALERIE Prestige Fine Art papers from Gotham Imaging. Gotham Imaging brings a traditional eye to the medium of digital print making. With over twenty-five years of printing experience, they bring an in depth knowledge to every print. Learn more about Gotham Imaging

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Filter Photo Festival | Photographic Prints Still Rock

Portfolio Reviews Photographic PrintsThis week we spoke to Erin Hoyt, Director of Programming for Filter Photo Festival. Erin talked with us about the importance of color management when preparing photographs for portfolio reviews which are part of the festival. Filter Photo Festival is billed as “the Midwest’s premier photography event.” The festival is scheduled for October 15-21, 2012 in Chicago. October is also Chicago Artists Month which “celebrates the city’s art and artists as essential building blocks in the development of vibrant and livable neighborhoods that connect to make Chicago a world class creative city.” Other festivals serve the east and west coast areas. Filter is designed specifically to address photographers in the Midwest. (more…)

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ILFORD GALERIE Prestige Smooth Pearl | Hallmark’s Choice for Portfolio Review

Hallmark Institute of Photography ILFORD GALERIE Prestige Smooth PearlHallmark Institute of Photography is a unique educational institution. It offers a one of a kind 10-month intensive photo program that includes commercial, portrait, and wedding photography alongside multimedia and video training, business education and more. The days and weeks are long and the assignments challenging.  And in the end students submit a collection of images for their final portfolio review.  This is where the rubber meets the road. The student’s body of work is judged in both digital and digital print formats.

Each student is required not only to create, photograph, and process the image files. They are also required to make prints of each of the images, prints good enough to stand (more…)