ONWARD Summit, April ‘13: Not Your Typical Photography Conference
Special Workshops at ONWARD Summit: April 12

Mark Steinmetz during Keynote: photo by Carina Giamerese

Experience Photography This Weekend
— April 12-14, 2013 —

Thanks for Coming to Summit

Thank you for coming to this year’s ONWARD Summit and exhibit opening. We hope it was an inspiring weekend of photography, full of growth and connections.

We were pleased to host guest artists Mark Steinmetz, Eiji Ina, and Maisie Crow at this year’s Summit conference, in addition to the two winners of this year’s Compé, Ryota Kajita and Terumasa Kawasaki!

We are working on archiving the entire event and making it available online. Stay tuned.

Congratulations to the Compé Winners

We’d like to extend our heartfelt congratulations to the two winners, as well as the runners-up off this year’s Compé:

Juror’s Awards
Ryota Kajita, Fairbanks
Terumasa Kawasaki, Yasu-shi
Honorable Mentions
Dierdorff Brooks, Eugene
John Hathaway, Charleston
Sayuki Inoue, Tokyo
Sarah-Marie Land, Saint Louis
Eva O’Leary, Brooklyn

Compé ‘13 Catalog Available Now!


Cover design for this year’s catalog

The exhibit will be up in our gallery through June 2nd, and we encourage you to stop in and check out the show if you’re in the area. For those of you who are unable to see the works in person, or who want to experience the images in another context, we also have exhibition catalogs for sale.

Featuring the 56 selected images, as well as statements by Mark Steinmetz and ONWARD founder Tsuyoshi Ito, the catalog is printed using state-of-the-art digital equipment. For a sneak preview and to place your order, visit the Compé website. Limited time offer: order a copy of the Compé ‘13 catalog, and receive a free set of Benrido collotypes featuring images by Summit Speaker Eiji Ina!

Compé ‘13 Gallery

Check out some of the Compé ‘13 finalists' images
  • Ryota Kajita
  • Johanna Warwick
  • Hans Gindlesberger
  • Ani Katz
Check Out Compé ‘13 Gallery »
  • datacolor
  • crumpler
  • asahi
  • FotoVisura
  • fototazo
  • daylight
  • PHOTO/arts Magazine
  • seesaw

Compé + Summit ‘13

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