2and3D Photography is about sharing. We are bringing photographers, restorers, conservators, studio planners, data analysts and scientists together so that they can exchange knowledge and experience enabling them to collaborate on even more mind-blowing projects.

Mark your calendar for our fourth live edition 29-31 May 2024. It will be a pleasure to welcome you all once again to the Rijksmuseum for three days filled with heritage photography, innovation and good conversations with old friends, acquaintances, and colleagues from across the world.

Conference Themes

The conference covers on a broad range of themes and topics:


  • Sharing knowledge, education, outreach, open and accessible collections, open source


  • Conservation, preservation, scientific demands, artificial intelligence

Daily practice

  • Standards, solutions and best practices

3D Applications for cultural heritage

  • Added value, sustainability, interoperability

Color management

  • 3D, UV, IR, 360

Workflow management

  • Mass digitization, managing workflows, managing data


On the third day of the conference delegates can choose between 10 workshops and 4 round tables.


You can read all about the previous 2and3D Photography conferences in our online magazine and view the 2021 and 2022 presentations.


2and3D Photography is organized by the Rijksmuseum in cooperation with the Association for Historical and Fine Art Photography (AHFAP)

Program committee

  • Cecile van der Harten - Head of Image & Registration Department, Rijksmuseum
  • Katrien Keune - Head of Science Department, Rijksmuseum
  • Carola van Wijk - Collection Photographer - Technical Imaging, Rijksmuseum
  • Frans Pegt - Collection Photographer - Technical Imaging, Rijksmuseum
  • Scott Geffert - General Manager for Advanced Imaging, Imaging Department, Metropolitan Museum of Art and President at ImagingEtc.com
  • Robert F. Erdmann - Senior Scientist, Rijksmuseum and Professor, Department of Conservation and Restoration and Institute of Physics, University of Amsterdam

Advisory committee

  • Sanne Letschert - Head of Cultural Emergency Response (CER)
  • Kira Zumkley - Chair, Association for Historical and Fine Art Photography (AHFAP)
  • Thomas Flynn - Digital Cultural Heritage Consultant
  • James Stevenson - Director, Cultural Heritage Digitisation Ltd

Organizing committee

  • Cécile van der Harten
  • Sandra Pastoor
  • Sandra Plukker


Call for Papers

The Call for Papers has now been closed.

29-31 May 2024




  • Early bird tickets: € 325 (members AHFAP: € 300)
  • Regular tickets: € 375 (members AHFAP: € 350)
  • Student tickets: € 225

Early bird tickets are available till 18 March or earlier if sold out.
For a student ticket is a proof of University or college needed.


From 5 February to 12 May


Read here the online magazine.