Deptford Photo Marathon

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12 Nov 2017

The Photo Marathon is our UPF team Instagram event where you will navigate the Urban Photo Village and make great photographs as you go. No special training required but you do need to pre-book your team which can be either three or four people On the day, the Marathon route visits several of the exhibitions where you will collect different topics to photograph. The winning team will be the one who completes the Marathon and whose photographs win more topics than any other. There is also one very special prize for a mystery category which can only be revealed on the day.

Follow the #UPF17 #DeptfordPhotoMarathon on Instagram @deptford_photo_marathon

Participants need: A camera and comfortable shoes suitable for a Marathon! You may use any camera device you wish but images will need to be submitted by uploading them onto Instagram and including the location in your post.

Category 1: Child and young adult (12 to 16 years of age, must be accompanied by an adult)

Category 2: Adult amateur 

Category 3: Adult Pro (this will be open to anyone who considers themselves an accomplished image maker) 

Please indicate which category your team will be participating in when booking in your team. 

There will be great prices for each category plus a mystery category revealed at the festival closing event on Wednesday, 15th November
 at Greenwich Gallery. Prizes include: 

Category 1: Child -- Pinhole camera set
Category 2: Adult amateur -- A selection of Harrods Jams
Category 3: Adult Pro -- A signed copy of the new Ballenesque: Roger Ballen: A Retrospective
For further Infomation plese email our Education team. 






Date and Time
Sunday, 12 November 2017 | 10:00-16:00 
Whitehead Building Foyer
Goldsmiths, University of London
8 Lewisham Way, New Cross
London SE14 6NW
Nearest Stations
New Cross Gate / New Cross Overground
Pre-booked teams of three or four people
Tickets and Booking
Bookings are now closed, but feel free to meet us on the day
Further Information  
Please email our education team here


Deptford Photo Marathon 2017