The festival's fifth edition took place in October 2012, confirming the commitment of the city of Levallois to contemporary photography in all its forms.
From its beginning in 2008, the festival has been open to evolutions in photography without however favouring a particular trend, in order to respect photography’s plurality and richness, by according importance to young generations and to exchanges with the other creative domains. Internationally recognized, emerging artists as well as amateur photographers, all have a place in an event which gathers together major currents of contemporary photography.
In today’s rich photography scene, Photo Levallois intends to stand out through its international dimension, the boldness of its choices and its accessibility to the widest public possible. Following the example of the City of Levallois Photography Prize which influence today is international, since its beginnings the festival has been open to artists from all over the world and to most new proposals.