The 2013 12×12 Vancouver Photo Marathon: Commercial Drive Edition will be held on Saturday, August 31. This annual creative challenge that has become so popular that tickets to last year’s marathon sold out in one minute.
Registration is July 31 at 8 p.m. Participants need only to buy a ticket and show up with a 35-mm camera at 10 a.m. on August 31. They will be given a 12-exposure roll of film to use during the 12-hour marathon. Each hour will have a theme, and each participant has one exposure to use per theme. At 10 p.m., the film is returned. Later, a free public exhibition will showcase all the photos taken during the marathon, and the winning photos will be announced.
If you are in the Vancouver area and want to participate this year’s 12×12 Vancouver Photo Marathon, be sure to mark your calendar for this Wednesday at 8 p.m.