香港國際攝影節由香港攝影文化協會有限公司主辦，協會現時主席為高志強，其他創會成員包括：又一山人、王禾璧、司馬十一、朱德華、余偉建、吳文正、吳世傑、沈嘉豪、孫樹坤、梁家泰、馮漢紀、黃啟裕、黃淑琪、劉清平、黎健強、謝至德、謝明 莊、蘇慶強 (排名按筆劃序)。
The Hong Kong International Photo Festival was first launched in 2010, comprising a series of exhibitions in different areas of photography, covering a wide spectrum temporally and geographically. Apart from the biennial Festival, the Hong Kong International Photo Festival Flare is organized in alternate years, in between the Festival proper. An array of exciting events in promotion of photographic culture is being held concurrently with the Festival proper and the Festival Flare. Exhibitions and events are held at different venues and art spaces throughout the city, creating a photographic ethos and fostering the art and culture of photography in Hong Kong. Through collaboration with different photography organizations in Asia, we aim to uphold Hong Kong’s status as the hub for exchange and sharing of creative ideas, technical knowledge and valuable experience in photography.
The Hong Kong International Photo Festival is organized by the Hong Kong Photographic Culture Association Limited, currently chaired by alfred Ko Chi Keung. Other founding members include: anothermountainman, almond Chu Tak Wah, Joseph Fung Hon Kee, Simon Go Man Ching, Edwin Lai Kin Keung, Lau Ching Ping, Leong Ka Tai, Ng Sai Kit, bobby Sham Ka Ho, Shima Eleven, So Hing Keung, Leon Suen Shu Kwan, Ducky Tse Chi Tak, Tse Ming Chong, blues Wong Kai Yu, Ki Wong Suk Ki, Wong Wo bik, Vincent Yu Wai Kin (in alphabetical order).