Photographer: Rune Snellman | Year: 2005 | Location: Kokkola/Trullevinokka


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The Centre for Creative Photography organizes Finnish and foreign exhibitions and is responsible for the exhibitions in Galleria Ratamo collaborating with the Jyväskylä Centre for Printmaking. "LUMO" Interantional Photo Triennale is organized together with Jyväskylä Art Museum. Co-operation with the schools and universities in Jyväskylä area is also important.

Jyväskylä Centre for Printmaking


Every year the Centre for Creative Photography arranges workshops about photography, about both old and new techniques. There has been courses on Underwater Photographing, digital printing and old techniques.


The Centre for Creative Photography has a library of Finnish and foreign literature of photography. Books can be read at Galleria Ratamo. The library subscribes the following magazines:

  • Adobe Magazine (USA)
  • Afterimage (USA)
  • Aperture (USA)
  • Backflash (Sweden)
  • Brennpunkt (Germany)
  • Camera Austria (Austria)
  • Creative Camera (UK)
  • European Photography (Germany)
  • Flash Art (Italy)
  • Hasselblad Forum (Sweden)
  • Kamera (Finland)
  • Musta taide (Finland)
  • Pinhole Journal (USA)
  • Photofile (Australia)

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