PHOTOTexas XVI is also up and running from October 13th through October 24th, with events scheduled in San Antonio, Austin, and Johnson City. highlights include the opening of the Captivar La Luz: A Latino Experience show in San Antonio on the 13th of October and of TPS 19: The International Competition show, sponsored by the Texas Photographic Society, on October 23rd at A Smith Gallery in Johnson City.
Other Southern photography festivals are preparing for their time in the Southern sun. Early November brings FotoWeek DC (November 6-13, 2010) and December offers PhotoNOLA (December 2-11, 2010).
Already we can see winners of various contests associated with FotoWeek DC here, including the work of Raleigh photographer Jimmy Williams, an example of whose work is pictured above.