Detail from the image "Mandarin, 2016" - from the project Bunda © Leonard Suryajaya

Virtual Portfolio Review Dates: October 15 – 17, 2021

Review Santa Fe tuition for invited photographers includes 9 formal portfolio reviews, inclusion in the Review Santa Fe 100 online index, access to the Award & Grant winning Photographer Presentations, Scholar Presentations, and more. Reviewers are designated via an online scheduling system that becomes available 2-3 weeks prior to the event in October.

Unfortunately, due to the uncertainties around social distancing protocols and travel restrictions in response to the Coronavirus, we are hosting a number of the Review Santa Fe programs like the portfolios reviews, featured presentations, and other events virtually. Stay tuned for more information about the 2021 Review Santa Fe event.


$495 CENTER Members / $545 Non-Members

Payment Plan Options: 3 installments of $165/members and $181.67/non-members
If you are paying installments, the first payment is due immediately after the invitation and confirmation.

Please note that registration is only available for invited photographers.

Payments will be accepted after invitations go out in June


As there are more requests than funds available, we give out many half scholarships and some full scholarships to those attending Review Santa Fe. Please be prepared to pay the tuition in the event that you do not receive a scholarship, but would still like to attend.

After invitation to Review Santa Fe, invitees will have the opportunity to apply for a Scholarship with the following information in 150 words or less. Please send your application to

1. Your name and 2020 gross household income (we do not need your tax forms).
2. Describe the circumstances around your financial needs.
3. Share your goals for attending the Review Santa Fe Photo Festival and Portfolio Reviews.

Deadline: Information about the 2021 Scholarship Deadline is still to be determined. There are no extensions

Payment Methods

If you choose not to pay with a credit card online, you can call 505.933.9146 with your Visa or Mastercard. Please contact us for other available payment methods.


You may cancel for a full refund, less a $85 processing fee, before August 2021.

Plan Your Trip

Please note, at this time, the 2021 Review Santa Fe Photo Festival programs will be hosted virtually. Hosting and scheduling in-person events is premature as there are uncertainties around the Coronavirus. Details about the location (virtual or in-person) of events will be shared with invited participants.

All events take place at the Drury Plaza Hotel in Santa Fe, NM unless otherwise stated on the event schedule.

Drury Plaza Hotel
828 Paseo de Peralta
Santa Fe, NM 87501

Drury Plaza Hotel is located in downtown Santa Fe within walking distance to museums, galleries, shops, and restaurants. Drury Plaza Hotel’s amenities include free Wi-Fi, 24-hour fitness center, heated rooftop pool and whirlpool, on-site covered parking (valet only) and same-day dry cleaning (M-F). The hotel also provides free hot breakfast, drinks, snacks, and a 5:30-7:00pm. View the Kickback Menu.

Airport and ground transportation:
Albuquerque Sunport is the nearest international airport. Santa Fe is located one hour north of Albuquerque. Rental cars are inexpensive, and Sandia Shuttle Express also offers an airport shuttle service.

The City of Santa Fe has a municipal airport located about 14 miles from the Drury Plaza Hotel. Visit the Santa Fe airport website for transportation options.

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