LONGVIEW, TX: TCC PHOTO | GALLERY’s very first call for entry is Out of the Box ! We had entrants from 6 different countries and the entrants submitted Holga photographs from contact prints of the entire roll of film, cyanotype, ziatype, wet plate collodion tintype, Van Dyke, lithobrome, infrared, lazertran inkjet on wood panel, sepia toned, silver gelatin, and digital carbon pigment prints.

Holga Out of the Box opens February 19th at 7pm with an artist reception and awards ceremony.  The exhibit is on view through March 26, 2011. The gallery is located at 207 N. Center St. Longview, TX and on the web at

The Juror’s, Holga Limited’s Christine So and Holga Inspire photographer Tammy Cromer-Campbell, both were very impressed with the caliber of entrants. “We both would like to thank all that entered our very 1st Annual Holga Out of the Box Call for entry. It was very tough to narrow it down to 50 photographs.”

Christine So said “This juried exhibition highlights remarkable artists who demonstrate their artistic vision and creative expression using Holga cameras, an inspiring revelation of the versatility of Holga photography.”

And the winners are:

Best of Show $500 and a Holga TLR - Heather Martinez

2nd Place $250 and a Holga N - David Boyce

3rd Place $250 and a Holga N - Jim Rohan

Tammy Cromer-Campbell said, “The caliber of the entrants was sublime. The photographers submitted out of the box images with many innovative presentations all exposed with a Holga camera.”

CONGRATULATIONS to all that made it in the exhibition.
Longview’s Paul Anderson’s photograph “The Gate” is included in the Gallery and he has another photograph in the online exhibition.
Here is a list of all that made it in the show:

Heather Martinez 1ST Dryad cyanotype Durango, CO
David Boyce 2ND Short Story 001 Hand printed C type contact print Hong Kong
James (Jim) Rohan 3RD Sassy Digital Carbon pigment Wakefield, MA
Keith Stephens HM Untitled SILVER GELATIN Millstadt, IL
Kent Krugh HM Botanical #13 DIGITAL ARCHIVAL PIRNT Fairfield, OH
Andrew Phillips Gallery Show Brooklyn Bridge Digital Pigment Print, Alexandria, VA
Barbara J. Dombach Gallery Show Sky Flyer Lithobrome Print Holtwood, PA
Becky Ramotowski Gallery Show Orion Rising Type C Print Tijeras, NM
Carol Mikkelson Gallery Show Cyclocross Motion #1 Silver Gelatin Print Hood River, OR
C. Gary Moyer Gallery Show Sin Lab Prints Maywood, NJ
Ernie Button Gallery Show Great Wall, World Park ­ Beijing, China digital pigment print Phoenix, AZ
Faustinus Deraet Gallery Show Abandoning Ania archival ink print Austin, TX
Gayle Stevens Gallery Show leaning tower, it’s fun to stay at the ymca wet plate collodion tintype Downers Grove, IL
Gayle Stevens Gallery Show Medusa wet plate collodion tintype in vintage compact
Gordon Stettinius Gallery Show Yoda’s Garden, 2010 sepia toned gelatin silver print Manakin Sabot, VA
Susan Bowen Gallery Show Sea of Snakes Digital C-Print New York, NY
Heather Martinez Gallery Show Namaste Ziatype Durango, CO
Jennifer Henriksen Gallery Show Once I Dreamed I Was Archival Inkjet London, Ontario
Jill Stoll Gallery Show The Dress Digital Inkjet New Orleans, LA
Pauline St. Denis Gallery Show Pool rules Digital Pigment Print, New York, NY
Mary Ann Lynch Gallery Show Phoenix, December 2010 Digital Pigment Print, Greenfield Center, NY
Paul Anderson Gallery Show The Gate Digital Pigment Print, Longview, TX
Robert Holmgren Gallery Show Shadows of Palo Alto Digital Pigment Print, Menlo Park, CA
Stella S. Lee Gallery Show “Santa Monica Shoreline” Silver Gelatin Tarzanna, CA
Warren Harold Gallery Show Water balloons printed on the Ilford digital black and white gelatin silver paper Houston, TX
David Boyce Gallery Show Short Story 002 Hand printed C type contact print Hong Kong
Barbara J. Dombach OnlineShow “Spinning Wheel – Two”, Lithobrome Print Holtwood, PA
Sarah Adams OnlineShow “Autumn Island” Type C Print Montgomery, AL
Diane McGurren OnlineShow “The Piano Player, Weatherford TX” SILVER GELATIN Weatherford, TX
Ernie Button OnlineShow “Stirling Rainbow – Scotland” Digital Pigment Print, Phoenix, AZ
Faustinus Deraet OnlineShow “Equus” archival ink print Austin, TX
J. M. Golding OnlineShow “The forest of the mind”, Digital Pigment Print, Walnut Creek, CA
Jim Rohan OnlineShow Hay Field House Digital Carbon pigment Wakefield, MA
Kathleen M. Dailey OnlineShow Van Dyke Truck Van Dyke Print Westford, MA
Kent Krugh OnlineShow Botanical #1 Bleeding Hearts Digital Pigment Print, Fairfield, OH
Kristin L. Ware OnlineShow Through the Trees Type C Print, Austin, TX
Kristin L. Ware OnlineShow Runoff Island Type C Print Austin, TX
Lucia Annabella Fischer OnlineShow { the tangles } Type C Print Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Mary Ann Lynch OnlineShow Sleepwalkers, December 2010 Digital Pigment Print, Greenfield Center, NY
Megan Green OnlineShow Las Vegas 11.06.09 SILVER GELATIN Astoria, NY
Michael McAllister OnlineShow “Boxcar Latch” archival pigment print, Charlotte, NC
Paul Anderson OnlineShow Ghost Walker, Digital pigment print, Longview, TX
Robert Holmgren OnlineShow World of Wheels, digital pigment print Menlo Park, CA
Sara Snyder OnlineShow “Divine” Type C Print Ann Harbor, MI
Sara Snyder OnlineShow Lake Charlevoix Type C Print Ann Harbor, MI
Stephan Kaps OnlineShow “Scheveningen” HWide Pinhole Camera, Lomography  Den Haag, Netherlands, Germany
Susan Lirakis OnlineShow When You Hear Water 100% rag pigment print Center Sandwich, NH
Tom Debiec OnlineShow “Toasting Glass” archival ink print Lancaster, PA
Vikki Hill OnlineShow Untitled Digital Pigment Print, Bristol, England, UK
Warren Harold OnlineShow car sleep, Digital Pigment Print, Houston, TX
The exhibition will be available online and in the gallery February 19 – March 26, 2011 .

About tccphotoblog

Tammy Cromer-Campbell photographs commercial, executive portraits, people, places, and things. Her first book was published by UNT Press, Fruit of the Orchard | Environmental Justice in East Texas. She is currently working on the film documentary that originates from Fruit of the Orchard. Her studio/gallery is located in downtown Longview, Texas and on the web at
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2 Responses to AND THE WINNERS OF ARE:

  1. Frank Armstrong says:

    Congrats! Looks like a really good show.

  2. tccphotoblog says:

    Thanks Frank ! I am very happy with the entries. Very strong show.

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