Author Archives: Morten Rand-Hendriksen

2012 Winning Photos

Posted by on September 26, 2012 at 1:17 pm.

60 marathoners┬áregistered for the fourth annual 12×12 Vancouver Photo Marathon and all 60 handed in their 12exp b&w 35mm rolls by 10pm on Saturday August 18th, 2012. From the 720 photos that we had developed, our judges selected winners for Best Series and Best Photo, along with Runner-Ups for both categories, as well as 1 […]

Call for Sponsors and Donors for Raw Talent

Posted by on August 23, 2012 at 9:47 am.

  One month from now the venerable Salt Building in The Village on False Creek will play host to the 4th annual Raw Talent exhibit featuring 720 photos of Vancouver taken by 60 photographers over 12 hours on the 18th of August. To make this happen we need your help and the help of local […]

Get your official 12×12 T-shirt now!

Posted by on December 18, 2010 at 5:40 pm.

Finally, after way too long, they are here: The Official 12×12 Vancouver Photo Marathon t-shirts. And you can get one (or two, or three) of your very own. Just visit our store and place your order. This first extremely limited run is printed on black Gildan Ultra Cotton shirts in sizes S, M, L and […]

2010 Audience Picks

Posted by on October 21, 2010 at 10:00 am.

To supplement the judges’ picks for the official winners of the 2010 12×12 Vancouver Photo Marathon we also asked the attendees of Raw Talent 2010 to fill out a ballot aptly called “You Be The Judge” and pick their own favourites. The response was massive and we have meticulously counted all the ballots to bring […]

2010 Winning Photos

Posted by on October 20, 2010 at 3:08 pm.

For 2010 we had 60 participants whereof 57 returned a film at the end of the day and 56 rolls were printable. From these 670+ photos our judges were asked to pick a winner and a runner-up for Best Series and Best Photo, and also pick one winner for each of the 12 themes. Without […]

Raw Talent 2010 – The Speech

Posted by on October 20, 2010 at 2:16 pm.

On September 12th 2010, a typically rainy Vancouver Sunday, 60 photographers rolled themselves out of bed way too early in the morning and made their way to Blenz Coffee in Yaletown. With them they brought 35mm cameras and other equipment resurrected from a state of prolonged disuse. And one of them even brought huge crates […]

Raw Talent Timelapse, part II – Setup and Show

Posted by on October 19, 2010 at 6:43 pm.

To give you a behind-the-scenes look at the show we let a timelapse camera run during the 10 hour setup for Raw Talent 2010. For good measure we left the camera to run during the exhibit itself as well. What you see here is the result.

Raw Talent 2010 – Timelapse

Posted by on October 18, 2010 at 7:31 pm.

By John Biehler

Learning for the Learned – from Pearson

Posted by on October 14, 2010 at 11:00 am.

Like last year, our good friends at Pearson Technology Group (follow them on Twitter @ptgcanada) have once again shipped us a box of photo books for our winners. For those who don’t know, Pearson is the mothership that drives well known educational book series like the Sams (Teach Yourself) and QUE to name a couple. […]

Gorillapod Twitter Contest Winners Announced!

Posted by on October 13, 2010 at 11:00 am.

You may remember we ran a Twitter contest in the weeks leading up to the 12×12 Vancouver Photo Marathon in collaboration with Joby, creators of the very cool and versatile Gorillapods. Well, the idea was to give away five Gorillapod Originals to five lucky people who followed @jobyinc and @12x12yvr and retweeted a simple message. […]