Our Vision

Created to foster community and celebrate regional photographers.

4x5 Photo Fest is a free one-day photography festival offering talks and workshops with top photographers and editorial and commercial art directors from across the nation. 4x5 Photo Fest continues to provide exciting & inspiring events for the San Antonio photography community every Fall. Admission is free and open to the public. 

 

MISSION

4x5 Photo Fest’s mission is focused on building intentional community by connecting, educating, encouraging, and inspiring others. 4x5 Photo Fest welcomes all photographers - new and experienced - to unleash their creativity and enhance their network.

 

 Photo by Sinjin Hilaski

Photo by Sinjin Hilaski

 

Workshops & Speakers

4x5 Photo Fest consists of a full day of inspiring photography keynotes & workshops geared towards professional photographers, enthusiasts, and the creative class. Whether you're a freelancer, seasoned professional, intern, emerging photographer or business owner looking to connect with photographers - 4x5 Photo Fest is an experience you don't wanna miss out on.

 
 Photo by Tom Turner

Photo by Tom Turner

 

history

4x5 Collective consists of husband and wife, Shannon and Scott Ball, and Josh Huskin who founded 4x5 Photo Fest in 2016. Scott Ball is a Photo Editor, Photojournalist, and Documentary Photographer based in San Antonio Texas. Shannon Gowen Ball is a freelance Digital Media Specialist. Josh Huskin is an Editorial and Advertising Photographer living in San Antonio, Texas. Josh's work has been published nationally as well as being featured on 50+ covers of regional magazines.