Palm Springs Photo Festival

4th Annual Festival Starts March 29th

The city of Palms Springs welcomes Connect 09, the fourth annual Palm Springs Photo Festival. Founded by master photographer Jeff Dunas, CONNECT 09 offers the opportunity for professional and advanced amateur photographers to personally meet top photographers, museum curators, gallery directors, art directors, photo editors, publishers, advertising agency creatives, educators and industry leaders in the spectacular desert environment of Palm Springs, California.

At this four-day, five-night event, attendees can show their portfolios; study with legendary photographers; attend cutting-edge seminars, symposiums, and workshops; enjoy evening presentations by world famous image makers and experience the warm Palm Springs weather at our two great evening parties and outdoor events. Special guests include Duane Michals and Steve McCurry, renowned for their thought-provoking and unforgettable images.

Based at the Moroccan-style Korakia Pensione in the balmy climate and golden light of the Southern California desert, the Palm Springs Photo Festival is America’s meeting place for photography’s national and international community. More information is available online at: or by calling (800) 928-8314.