Photographers and Artists: Call for Entries!

Here are a few opportunities for photographers and visual artists to show their work: The Irving Art Association is holding its 16th competition on animal art. Entry fee: $35. Deadline: July 26, 2017 VSA Texas/Mobile Art Program invites all Texas seniors age 55+ who are new to creating art or who are experienced artists working in a new medium to submit artwork for an exhibition at the Austin Bergstrom International Airport. No entry fee. 2D and 3D media are eligible. Deadline: August 14, 2017 The City of Frisco's Public Art Program is looking for artists for its Art in the Atrium 15 exhibition. 2D art is welcome. No entry fee. Deadline: August 21, 2017 The Art Gallery at the Old Bakery & Em

July's Photo Challenge

To enter our July photo challenge, post your best summer vacation photo on Holland Photo Imaging's Facebook page. Deadline to enter is Friday, July 14. Winner receives a free 8x10 print! #HollandPhotoImaging #summervacation #photographycontest

Support Artisans in Guatemala

Holland Photo Imaging is now offering camera straps from Austin-based Purse & Clutch. The camera straps were produced using as many handmade processes as possible to help sustain as many jobs as possible. Purse & Clutch's mission is to help support sustainable, long-term employment for men and women with limited opportunities by connections to international markets. They take the guesswork out of whether or not an item is made responsibly. The artisan groups that Purse & Clutch works with abide by at the very least the following ethical principles: There is no forced labor or child labor; Artisans are paid a living wage for their region and work in a positive environment; They have a long-te

Speaker Series: Rodolfo Gonzalez

Join us on Thursday, July 27, at 7pm for our next Speaker Series. Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist Rodolfo Gonzalez has been working for newspapers since 1989 and is a former staff photographer for the Austin American-Statesman, working in Austin from 2000-2016. Gonzalez studied journalism, photography, and mass communication at San Antonio College in San Antonio, where he grew up. Gonzalez has worked at the San Antonio Light, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Providence Journal-Bulletin, Rocky Mountain News and the Austin American-Statesman. Gonzalez along with the photography staff of the Rocky Mountain News were awarded the 2000 Pulitzer Prize for Spot News Photography in the coverage of th