Sell your Photographs at Photo Historica 2019!

July 5th- July 7th, 2019

The Center for Photographic History and Technology presents their first photographers’ sale, Photo Historica 2019, a sale of handmade photographs bought directly from the photographer.

Photographers working in historic and alternative handmade photographic processes are invited to sign up and sell their photographs directly to the general public. The photographer must be present to show their prints and answer questions.


Please sign up below:

Please add to cart and complete the registration form.

Deadline to participate in sale is June 1, 2019.

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The photographer’s fee for this sale is $300. Included in this price:

  • Exhibition space: The photographer is provided with a table, table cloth, 2 chairs, and one wall. You may bring additional small display units.

  • Photographers retain 100% of their sales.

  • National advertising exposure, both in print and social media.

  • Excellent summer foot traffic location in the Santa Fe Railyard Arts District.

Activities at the event:

  • Opening Reception: July 5th 5 pm-8 pm

  • Photographers’ Sale: Saturday, July 6th 10 am - 7 pm and Sunday, July 7th 11 am - 5pm.

  • Demonstrations:

    • Platinum/Palladium printing; an 1880’s process using the metals platinum and palladium and an iron compound as the base of the photographic emulsion.

    • Wet Plate Collodion: Civil War Era “tintype” on metal

  • Kid’s Photography Table - kids will be able to make their very own cyanotype prints!

  • Speaker Presentations on the History of Photography

  • Large Format Camera Display

  • The Handmade Photograph juried selections from Bostick & Sullivan’s call for entries will be on display in the gallery. To learn more about the call for entries, please visit

For more information, please call (505) 474-0890 or email

Rules & Information for photographers selling their prints

  • The most important rule is that your photographs must be printed by you in a handmade historic or alt process. No digital prints are allowed, no exceptions. A digital negative can be used to make your print.

  • To participate in the sale, you must complete your registration and payment by June 1, 2019.

  • You must staff your table and sell your work directly to the buyer.

  • You can unload and arrange your photographs on Thursday, July 4th, 2019 between 12pm-4pm. Your table must be set up no later than July 5th at 2 pm.

  • You must remove and clean up fully on July 7th by 9 pm.



Photo Historica and the Center for Photographic History and Technology are not responsible for any loss or damage of any photographs or property.