It's All Analog (Photogra...

Calling All Photographers!  Deadline April 2, 2012

It’s all Analog!  We are searching for artists who are currently using film and printing in the darkroom (No digital workflow). The exhibition will be held at Gallery 207/Raven Studios, which is located at the heart of Santa Ana’s Artist Village and takes part of the Santa Ana Art Walk. 

The Juror, Francis Mark Woods began his career in 1968 as a still photographer doing street photography and studio work in Berkeley. He only shot Black & White for 7 years using Ansel Adam's Zone System. In 1971 he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California at Berkeley in Anthropology, with an emphasis in Photo-Ethnography. He worked as a Commercial Cinematographer for many years.   Currently, Mr. Woods is the President of Pasadena Society of the Artists and past Senior Lecturer at the American Film Institute.

In order to review your portfolio, please follow the guidelines below:

1.     Competition is open to all US Residents.

2.     Must be a single work of original material by the entrants.

3.     $30 submission fee per 1 art piece, $5 for additional piece.  Maximum of 2 works. All artwork must be framed and ready to hang or install.

4.     Artwork must be no larger than 18” X 24” (outside dimension).

5.     Artwork must NOT contain overt or gratuitous violence.

Exhibition Deadlines to Gallery 207/Raven Studios

Monday, April 2, 2012  Deadline for submissions

Friday, April 9, 2012   Email Notifications for Acceptance/Decline

Saturday, April 21, 2012  (12-5PM) & Sunday, April 22AM(10 AM-1 PM) Deadline for shipped work or hand deliver

Saturday, May 5, 2012  Artist 1 Day Opening Reception  6:00 – 10:00 PM

Saturday, May 26, 2012 Closing Reception

from 12- 5 PM

Saturday, May 26th, after 5:30-7 PM or Sunday May 27th 10 AM-12 PM Last day to pick up artwork – NO EXCEPTIONS.  If artwork is not picked up, the gallery will charge $25 per day for storage of artwork.  If shipping required, please send us complete of shipping materials and fees/postage by check or money order. The Gallery is not responsible for theft or damages.

Additional Information:

The gallery will take no commission on any work sold during the exhibition. 

Address for Gallery 207/The Raven Studios:

207 North Broadway, Suite E, Santa Ana, CA 92701

If any questions, send email to Jaydee Dizon at or Ben Walker at

Application Checklist

ü      Submit images accordingly. Example of filename:  First initial of artist name, last name, image size, title of artwork:


ü      Must be at least 1200 pixels wide, 1200 pixels height, No larger than 1MB, 300 dpi

ü      Must include your Entry Form (Full Name, Address, Email Address, and website). Note: an artist agreement must be signed for accepted artists (which thoroughly explains the rules of participating in this exhibition).

ü      Must include an artist statement. Word document or PDF with file named: Last Name, First name statement.

ü      If sending US Mail, all materials and SASE, (self-addressed stamped envelope for returning) digital images via CD to the following:

The Gallery 207/Raven Studios, Attention: Jaydee Dizon and Ben Walker Address: P.O. Box 73
Garden Grove, CA 92842

ü      If sending images via email, please include this on the subject headline, Gallery 207/Raven Studios and your full name to JPEG images preferred, max 1MB. Artist must attached and fill out entry Form & an Artist statement.  If you emailed the entry, the artist must mail in the email confirmation from Gallery 207 along with Entry form and check or money order.