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Registration for Invited Photographers

Review Santa Fe tuition includes 9 formal portfolio reviews, participation in Portfolio Viewing, inclusion in the Review Santa Fe 100 online index, opening night reception, artist talks, discounted ticket price to An Evening with Sam Abell, and closing party. Reviewers are designated via an online scheduling system that becomes available in October. Opportunities for purchasing of more reviews become available on site.

REGISTER NOW (pre-juried photographers only)All other guests must purchase a Festival Pass to participate in some of the events.

Please help CENTER support the Photographer’s Scholarship Fund by participating in the annual Print Raffle including CENTER Award winning photography. Each year, CENTER provides scholarships for photographers in financial need so those who wouldn’t otherwise be able to participate can bring important stories to a broad audience. View the 2017 raffle items.

Questions? Contact programs@visitcenter.org or call 505-984-8353.


All Review Santa Fe Photo Festival invited photographers may purchase a ticket for The Photographic Life: A Celebration with Sam Abell at a discounted rate. Photographers may also purchase tickets for a guest at the regular rate. Both options are available below.


$745 members, $795 non-members; payment plans and scholarships are available.

Become a member and receive discounts on Review Santa Fe Photo Festival and other benefits. Find out about CENTER Membership on the Member Benefits page.

Payment Plan

3 installments of $248.33/members and $265/non-members

If you are making payments, the first payment is due immediately. CENTER staff will send two Paypal invoice with due dates for the second and third installment. Please contact us with questions at programs@visitcenter.org or 505-984-8353.


As there are more requests than funds available, we give out many half scholarships and some full scholarships. Please be prepared to pay tuition in the event that you do not receive a full or partial scholarship but would still like to attend. After acceptance to Review Santa Fe you will be invited to provide the following information to apply for a scholarship in 150 words or less to programs@visitcenter.org:

1. Your name and 2016 gross household income. We do not need your tax forms.
2. Describe the circumstances around your financial need.
3. Share your goals for Review Santa Fe.

Payment Methods

If you choose not to pay with a credit card online with the forms on this page, call 505-984-8353 with your Visa or Mastercard.

Send checks to:
CENTER—Review Santa Fe
P.O. Box 2483
Santa Fe, NM 87504


You may cancel for a full refund, less a $85 processing fee, before August 1, 2017.

Raffle Tickets Purchases

This raffle helps to support CENTER’s Review Santa Fe scholarship fund. Raffle tickets purchased on this page will be presented with the buyer’s registration packet at Review Santa Fe. Raffle items will be posted on VisitCenter.org in summer 2017. Winner need not be present to win, but shipping is covered by raffle winner.


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 current Kickback Menu.

Call 800-325-0720 (for United States Residents) or 505-424-2175 (International) to reserve the $149.00 group rate. Please reference the “Review Santa Fe Photo Festival” group rate when calling. This group rate is only available until August 21. Reserve online with the “Review Santa Fe Photo Festival” Group Rate of $149 with this link.

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 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.