About Us

The Pacifica Chapter of the Center for Photographic History and Technology (CPHT) is a regional group of "alt-photo" practitioners and enthusiasts who are generally aligned with the CPHT parent organization. The organization is driven to foster an active alternative photographic community thru educational seminars and information sharing.
Activities typically include:

  • Research into regional photographic history
  • Print exchange and critique
  • Community outreach and education
  • Exhibitions
  • Mentoring, fellowship and social activities

Spring CPHT-Pacifica Meeting April 30th, 2016

Meeting Date/Time: Saturday 1-4pm April 30th,2016

Meeting Location: 511 E. Holly St, Bellingham, Washington


2014 Northwest Symposium for Alt. Process Photography

Alternative Process Photography

September 12 - 14, 2014

Astoria, Oregon


Featuring Speakers
  • Mark Osterman

    Photographic Process Historian

  • S. Gayle Stevens

    Pushing the boundaries of wet plate collodion

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