Augusta Photo Festival


Arts and Heritage Center of North Augusta


“Photo Walk Finds”

August 31 – September 27, 2017


Guidelines for the Exhibition

WHAT  Exhibition of works created by photographers during one or more of the official photo walks offered by the Augusta Photography Festival, Inc. Works can be from any of the biennial Augusta Photo Festivals (2008, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2016), Sibley Mill Learning Weekend (2015 and 16) or Laney Walker/Bethlehem Reframing the Subject workshop (2013). Preference is for work that has not been previously shown at the AHCNA.

Locations from official APF photo walks include:

  • Appling Horse Farm
  • Phinizy Swamp at Sunrise
  • Brick Yard Pond
  • Sacred Heart Cultural Center
  • Downtown Augusta (Light Up Augusta 2010, 2012)
  • Street Photography, downtown Augusta
  • Canal boat rides
  • Sibley Mill
  • King Mill
  • Laney Walker/Bethlehem (Reframing the Subject)
  • Augusta Raw Water Pump Station (EddieTapp)

OPENING RECEPTION  Thursday, September 7, 2017, 5 to 7 p.m. Ribbons and cash awards will be presented at the opening reception.

AWARDS  Cash prizes will be given for Best of Show ($200) as well as 1st ($100), 2nd ($50) and 3rd ($25) places.

REGISTRATION  Click here to register for the exhibition and pay the entry fee of $20. Each photographer can enter up to two photos in the exhibition. Pre-registration is required and must be done on line with a credit card prior to August 18.  

SUBMISSIONS  Photos are to be delivered to North Augusta Arts and Heritage Center, located in the Augusta Municipal Building, 100 Georgia Avenue, North Augusta, SC. Photos can be delivered on August 24, 25, or 28 during normal operating hours (10 am to 4 pm).

FRAMING  All photos shall be framed with a wire hanger running along the back of the frame. We recommend that you use only black and brown frames. Framed art work should be no larger than 24 inches wide and 30 inches tall to hang on the panels. If you have larger or heavy pieces, please contact the show coordinator (see below) to reserve wall space. Any hanging issues discovered during installation will be addressed with the photographer.

SALES  Photographs can be offered for sale, with 30% commission going to the Arts and Heritage Center of North Augusta. You are responsible for labelling your photos with a price.

LABELS  Please place a label on the back of each photo with your name, price, title of work, and hone number.

DROP OFF  Please bring your framed photo(s) to the Arts & Heritage Center on August 24, 25, and 28; hanging will begin on Tuesday, August 29. The Arts & Heritage Center is open from 10 am to 4 pm. These dates are concrete and no entries will be accepted after Monday, August 28 at 4 pm.

PICK UP DATES   Please pick up your phot(s) between 10 am and 4 pm on September 28 and 29 (all photos must be picked up by September 29 since AHCNA has another show coming in immediately afterwards).

QUESTIONS  Contact the show coordinator, Cassie Bayer, or 803-270-3029. You  may also email or call 706-834-9742 if you have any questions. 

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