International Filter Photo Contest 2019 edition is now on air! Kenko Tokina Co.,Ltd. looks forward to receiving your entries that explore the full expanse of the unknown possibilities of filters.
As a photo contest, the International Filter Photo Contest (IFPC) aims to award those photographic works that better show a creative and effective use of photographic filters. Launched for the first time in 2009, the IFPC is now at its 9th edition, still gathering the most amazing shots from all over the world.
Filters may be from any manufacturer. Filters such as protectors whose effects cannot be seen in the photograph are not permitted.
Images can be either color or black and white, but must be captured using a filter.
Photos that make effective use of filters.
•Grand Prix 500,000 yen (or U.S. dollar equivalent to 500,000yen)
•4 Jury Special Prize 100,000 yen (or U.S. dollar equivalent to 100,000yen)
•30 Excellent works Kenko Tokina Group products worth 10,000 yen
Entry deadline: 31st October 2019
Winners will be announced on the IFPC website (this website) in February 2020.
Image requirements: JPEG format. Image files must be between 1MB to 10MB in size. Photos that have been heavily edited using retouching software (color swap, etc.) cannot be accepted.
There is no restriction on the number of entries per applicant.
Online submission of digital photographs via the website https://sg-g.jp/top/contest/contest_agreement/ifpc2019_en/