Photography Festivals & Workshops

This is for us, photographers who are looking to enjoy quality art with likeminded individuals.

The Passionate Photographer: Workshops with Steve Simon 

Various dates. See link below.

Steve Simon is an author and award-winning photographer.  He is hosting a series of street workshops throughout the year with co-hosts such as Zach Arias, Sean Sliney, Soichi Hayashi, and more.

Peter Turnley Street Photography Workshops

Various dates. See link below.

"Peter Turnley is renowned for his photography of the realities of the human condition. His photographs have been featured on the cover of Newsweek 43 times and are published frequently in the world’s most prestigious publications."

Shoot New York City Workshops

Various dates. See link below.

"My street photography workshops are a popular way for visitors to NYC and New Yorkers to learn the techniques and skills of street photography while exploring one of New York's exciting urban neighborhoods."

NYC-SPC Workshops

Various dates. See link below

Eric Kim Workshops

Various dates.  See link below.

"Embark on an unforgettable photographic adventure"

Miami Street Photography Workshops

Various dates. See link below.

"For almost a decade we have developed relationships with the best photographers in the genre of street and documentary photography. Now we bring those photographers to extraordinary locations around the world to give you the chance to learn from the absolute best in an warm and friendly environment focused on taking your street photography to the next level."

Street Week LA

February 4 - February 10

"A week of street photography celebrated in downtown Los Angeles, California."

Meg Hewitt Workshops

Enjoy five days and six nights getting the lowdown on Tokyo under the auspicious eye of photographer Meg Hewitt. Some highlights include Harajuku, Shinjuku, Shibuya, Kabukicho, Golden Gai, Ueno and Shimokitazawa

International Festival of Street Photography

April 26 - 28

3 day festival that includes workshops conducted by Nikos Economopoulos and Franco Fontana.

American Center for Photography | Eyes on Main Street Wilson Photo Festival

Goal - "to celebrate established photo practitioners and elevate the profiles of emerging photographers"

Light Leaks Festival

Street Sans Frontieres

"Street Sans Frontières is an international collective exhibition of street and documentary photography, that takes place in Paris since 2017, founded and curated by Martin Vegas. The project is part of ImageNation Paris"

On the Streets in New York City with Julia Dean

German Street Photography Festival 2019

"Street Photography is an artistic-documentary genre of photography with more than 100 years of history from the most diverse countries and cultures in the world. The German Street Photography Festival creates a space to show contemporary street photography from Germany in a public exhibition and to treat the topics of street photography from Germany in a symposium."

The Brussels Street Photography Festival

"The Brussels Street Photography Festival(BSPF) is a cultural project whose objective it is to promote street photography as an urban research tool, as a form of cultural communication and as a form of visual art."

Trieste Photo Days 2019

International festival of urban photography

Tokyo: Explorations in the Metropolis - With Ibarionex Perello and George Nobechi  

First week in December 2019

"Through group discussions and critiques, we will help you assess the strengths of your unique photographic vision, become able to speak about your work intelligently and to refine it in the field." 

Miami Street Photography Workshops and Festival

December 2019

"The Miami Street Photography Festival is an international photography festival showcasing the best of contemporary street and documentary photography"

2019 Dates | To Be Determined


Bangkok Street Photography Festival

Date: TBD

"Bringing together the world of street photography to share in our vision and to connect with our local photographers."

ASPAwards Festival

Date: TBD

"The backbone of the festival is the international contest, which is not only an occasion for “healthy competition”, but also an opportunity for reflection, observation of a fast-changing reality, contact with a complex world."

PHOS Athens Street Photography Days

Date: TBD

Aussie Street

Date: TBD

"AUSSIE STREET is the first dedicated Australian street photography festival. Its initial programme at Head On 2018 included a featured exhibition at a leading Sydney gallery, a workshop, and a nationwide search concluding with the inaugural AUSSIE STREET Awards selected by world renowned street photographers, including the legendary Melbourne photographer Jesse Marlow. As a featured part of the Head On Photo Festival in 2018, AUSSIE STREET engaged the diverse and exponentially growing street photography community on both local and international levels."

Photofeel Street Photography Festival

Date: TBD

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Remember:  The intent of this listing is to highlight festivals (and other multi-day events) centered around street photography.

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