World Photography Day 2014 marks a special anniversary for photographers across the globe. It marks the 175th anniversary of the first permanent photographic process patented and freely released to the world.
"More than ‘just’ a picture and more than ‘just’ art. A photograph is a memory frozen in time, emotions and all." - Korske Ara
World Photography Day is all about celebrating photography. Whether you see yourself as an Amateur, Hobbyist or Professional, August 19th is a day to embrace your love of photography.
If you're passionate about photography and want to join the celebration, you can find out what is happening near you in our Global Events Calendar.
Have an event idea of your own? Create an event page to let others know about it!