Focus on the Story International Photo Festival
Coming in 2018
Celebrating Stories, Well Told
Join us as we celebrate the art of photographic storytelling in the nation’s capital. Whether your passion is street, documentary, nature or portrait photography, you don’t want to miss this exciting spring lineup of workshops, speakers, exhibits, photo walks, plus a photo scavenger hunt-shootout.
No matter your skill level, you can always benefit from a seasoned pro reviewing your portfolio.
Workshops & Photo Walks
Build your skills. Hone your craft. Get hands-on attention in small group settings.
Speakers & Panels
Stretch your horizons. Learn something. Spark your creativity. Get inspired.
Speakers and Workshop Leaders
Join us in the heart of D.C.'s famous DuPont Circle
With the capital’s iconic monuments and buildings and monuments as the backdrop, there is no better setting to fire up your passion for photography.
The hub of activities for the inaugural Focus on the Story International Photo Festival will be at John Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies, where you’ll be only steps away from a vibrant selection of bars, restaurants and hotels, as well as the Metro’s Red Line. We can’t wait to welcome you to the nation’s capital!