At TOKYO INTERNATIONAL FOTO AWARDS we recognize, honor and connect talented photographers from around the world to new audiences and new eyes in the creative circles of Tokyo, Japan.
The competition is open to everyone and we invite photographers from all over the world to enter their work.
If you would like to have your work exposed to the Russian creative community, please check out our affiliate award, The Moscow International Foto Awards and submit your work there.
Closing date – October 31, 2020
Prize pool – IFA Photographer of the Year – $3,000 cash prize and TIFA trophy New Talent of the Year – $2,000 cash prize and TIFA trophy First Place Category Winners Pro and Non-Pro (Advertising, Architecture, Book, Editorial, Events, Fine Art, Nature, People, Portfolio, Science) – $100 cash prize each (Paypal or Amazon gift card)
Entry fee – Professional: $20 per single image; $30 per series ( 2-8 images with the same theme). Non-professional: $15 per single image; $20 per series (2-8 images with the same theme)
Eligibility – The TIFA competition is open to anyone aged 18+ residing anywhere in the world. Professional entries will be judged against other professionals and student entries against other students.
Copyright policy – Copyright and all other rights remain that of the photographer. Any photograph used by TIFA shall carry the photographer’s credit line.
Usage Rights policy – TIFA may use images in any media sponsor publications. All entrants understand that any image submitted to the competition may be used by TIFA for marketing and promotional purposes including in any medium such as exhibitions, print, and digital media directly related to the TIFA competition though there may not be monetary compensation. By winning or placing in the competition, you are agreeing to be included in the winners annual book.