St Andrews Photography Festival

The St Andrews Photography Festival aims to celebrate a long line of Scottish photographers, historic and contemporary and to recognise St Andrews as the home of Scottish Photography.

St Andrews Photography Festival

About St Andrews Photography Festival

, St Andrews
St Andrews Photography Festival Website
Follow StAndPhotoFest on Twitter
Facebook information can be found here

Scotland has played an influential role in the field of photography from the earliest days. In the early 1840s photography came here through a close friendship between Fox Talbot and Sir David Brewster, then the principal of the United Colleges (now the University of St Andrews). Several notable St Andreans took up this new thing called 'photography' with great passion. Works by many of these early practitioners, most notably David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson sit in archives around the world.

The St Andrews Photography Festival aims to celebrate a long line of Scottish photographers, historic and contemporary.

Approximately 15 non-traditional venues across town will be have their wall space taken over for this 4-week festival.

Additionally, we will be hosting events, talks, historic process demonstrations, workshops, competitions and much more. Keep an eye on our listing of events as dates are confirmed.

Upcoming Events at St Andrews Photography Festival

St Andrews Photography Festival: Wunder Der Schöpfung

St Andrews Photography Festival: Wunder Der Schöpfung

26th October 2019
For this live film screening, the acclaimed jazz duo Herschel 36 creates experimental soundscapes that breathe new life into a classic Weimar-era science film.

More Festivals in Fife

Aberdour Festival

Aberdour Festival

, Aberdour
The 34th Aberdour Festival will run 28th July - 6th August 2017 and is possibly the best small festival of Scotland's summer!
Read more
Book Week Scotland: Fife

Book Week Scotland: Fife

, Various Locations in Fife
Book Week Scotland is a week-long celebration of books and reading that takes place every November.
Read more
East Neuk Festival

East Neuk Festival

, Various Locations Fife
Great music and literature in beautiful, atmospheric and plain quirky places all over the beautiful East Neuk of Fife in Scotland. The 2019 Festival takes place from 26th - 30th June.
Read more
Langtoun Jazz Festival

Langtoun Jazz Festival

Langtoun Jazz Festival , Kirkcaldy
Langtoun Jazz Festival returns in 2019 with lots of events happening around Kirkcaldy on the last weekend in October!
Read more
Outwith Festival

Outwith Festival

Outwith Festival , Dunfermline
Dunfermline’s Outwith Festival is a celebration of home grown and out-of-this world music, comedy, film, theatre, art and literature.
Read more
Puppet Animation Festival: Fife

Puppet Animation Festival: Fife

,
The Puppet Animation Festival is the UK’s oldest and largest performing arts festival for children!
Read more

Sponsored Links

Popular Events

Aladdin
The Alhambra Theatre Trust presents the 2019 Christmas Panto 'Aladdin' from 10th to 28th December.
Tour an Amazon Fulfillment Centre
See the magic that happens after you click ‘buy’ on Amazon.co.uk by touring our Dunfermline fulfilment centre and seeing first-hand how we deliver for our customers.
The Russian National Ballet presents The Nutcracker
The Nutcracker, the ultimate and beautiful fairy-tale where goodness and beauty triumph, comes to the Alhambra Theatre on Friday 11th October!
Explore! Travellers and Trailblazers
Let us take you on an epic adventure! Follow in the footsteps of intrepid explorers to discover exotic lands and fantastic voyages through our hands-on, family friendly exhibition!
Jack And The Beanstalk
Head into the clouds from December 2019 at the Adam Smith Theatre, with the magical festive pantomime, Jack and The Beanstalk!

Advertise With Us

Advertise With Us

Looking to reach new customers? We offer a variety of advertising options with prices starting from just £30 per month!

Click here to find out more »