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

Fall 2018 CPHT-Pacifica Alt-Photo Meeting

Meeting Date/Time: Saturday 1-4pm October 6th, 2018

Meeting Location: Allied Arts Space at 1418 Cornwall Ave, Bellingham, WA


2016 Northwest Symposium for Alt. Process Photography

Alternative Process Photography

September 17 & 18, 2016

In beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia


Featuring Speakers
  • Blue Mitchell

    A Holistic Approach to Crafting Your Vision

  • Quinn Jacobson

    “The Wet Plate Collodion Process: Photographic Art or Just a Photographic Process?”

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