Annual IPA Philippines Competition

PRIZES

Photographer of the Year, Cash Prize of $1000.00
Best New Talent, Cash Prize of $500.00
Deeper Perspective Photographer of the Year, Cash Prize of $500.00

The top three winners of the competition will compete for larger cash prizes and the Lucie statue at the annual Lucie Awards Ceremony taking place at New York City’s Carnegie Hall in October 2017.

The top three winners receive complimentary tickets to The Lucie Awards Gala.

All winners and honorable mentions can print their own press releases and winners certificates online.

IPA PI BEST OF SHOW

A celebrated curator from the Philippines will select 30-40 images from the annual competition to showcase throughout the country. The inaugural IPA PI Best of Show will debut in December, location to be confirmed shortly.

IPA BEST OF SHOW

10 images from the IPA PI will be included in the annual, overall IPA Best of Show that debuts prior to The Lucie Awards at Spashlight Studios in New York City.

IPA Philippines

ANNUAL IPA Photography COMPETITION

The International Photography Awards conducts an annual photography competition for professional, non-professional, and student photographers on a global level, creating one of the most ambitious and comprehensive competitions in the photography world today. The IPA recognizes photography’s leading talents who are creating, shaping and defining the world of photography today.

– Be Honored by receiving the coveted Lucie Statue at the Lucie Awards Gala
– Be Published in the IPA Annual Book of Photography
– Be Featured in the IPA Best of Show Exhibition in New York City
– Win over $22,000 in cash prizes

We have awarded over $225,000 in cash prizes to date!

Submit your images and be a part of the most recognized event in Photography!

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Prizes

The main category winners of IPA Photography Competition will compete for the the coveted Lucie statuette, cash prizes, two tickets to The Lucie Awards Gala in New York City and the following titles:

International Photographer of the Year Award
$10,000 cash prize, provided by AtEdge

Discovery of the Year Award:
$5,000 cash prize

Deeper Perspective of the Year Award:
$5,000 cash prize, provided by the American Society of Media Photographers

Moving Image Photographer of the Year Award:
$2,500 cash prize

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Deadlines and Entry Fees

Each year, the IPA invites an renowned curator to select 45 images from both the professional and non-professional pools of first, second, and third-place winners, to be exhibited in an exclusive show in New York City, during the week leading up to the Annual Lucie Awards Gala. The Best of Show will then travel to various countries to be exhibited at photo festivals, galleries, and other photography related events.

Entry Fees (USD):

Professional Non-professional
Single Image
$15 $10
Series (2-5 images) $20 $12
Additional Categories $10 $5
More About Entry Fees

Aug
31
2015

2017 IPA Photography Competition Deadline

Earlybird deadline: August 31, 2015

Categories

Each year, the IPA invites an renowned curator to select 45 images from both the professional and non-professional pools of first, second, and third-place winners, to be exhibited in an exclusive show in New York City, during the week leading up to the Annual Lucie Awards Gala. The Best of Show will then travel to various countries to be exhibited at photo festivals, galleries, and other photography related events.

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  • ARCHITECTURE
  • BOOK
  • DEEPER PERSPECTIVE
  • EDITORIAL
  • EVENT
  • FINE ART
  • MOVING IMAGES
  • NATURE
  • PEOPLE
  • SPECIAL CATEGORY
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“There is nothing more rewarding than to have your worked honored by your peers.”

- Mark Edward Harris, 2013 IPA Finalist