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Travel Photographer Asia 2016 – Photo Contest

Travel Photographer Asia is a unique and ultimate travel photography festival consisting of Photo Contest, Photo Talks and Photography Master class & Workshops for the professional and amateur photographer.

It is a combination of the love for photography and the love for travel. In TPA 2016 we have much more to add. The contest will be now open for the photographers who travel Asia and continent of Australia.

Our first event in 2015, at Travel Photographer Asia we initiated a travel- photography competition and awarded the best photographs and at the same time recognized the near-Best to encourage the new in the field.

TPA 2016 The photographs will be judged by a panel of jury comprising world renowned photographers.

In TPA 2016 there are 5 categories to send photographs. The categories area:

1.People 2.Daily Life 3.Sense of Place 4.Nature 5.Beautiful Home

Our Mission is:

To reach out to the large amateur and professional photography community around the world and showcase their talent while showcasing vibrant Asia and Australia
To promote travel photography not only as an art but also as a form of expression.
To promote a healthy competition, an exchange of expertise and promote friendship between professionals and amateurs through casual meetings.

Fees:

Paid

Prizes:

Five prizes to be given away:
- Winner (Approximate Prize Value: RM16,500/USD$3,928)
- Entry into The Foundry Photojournalism Workshop (Being held in mid July 2016 (date to be confirmed) in Cape Town, South Africa. incl of tuition fees, 8D7N accommodation and return flights
- Free Printed 40 pages Pro Series PHOTOBOOK of your work by PHOTOBOOK Malaysia.
- A travel gift hamper courtesy Philips Malaysia
- A 4D3N stay at Kuala Lumpur for the duration of the exhibition

1st Runner Up (Approximate Prize Value: RM13,700/USD$3,261)
- Entry into The Foundry Photojournalism Workshop (Being held in mid July 2016 (date to be confirmed) in Cape Town, South Africa. incl of tuition fees.
- Free Printed 40 pages Pro Series PHOTOBOOK of your work by PHOTOBOOK Malaysia.
- A travel gift hamper courtesy Philips Malaysia
- A 4D3N stay at Kuala Lumpur for the duration of the exhibition

2nd Runner Up (Approximate Prize Value: RM11450/USD$2,726)
- Entry into Obscura Festival Masterclass 2016 Penang incl. of tuition fees
- A travel gift hamper courtesy Philips Malaysia
- Free Printed 40 pages Pro Series PHOTOBOOK of your work by PHOTOBOOK Malaysia.
- A 4D3N stay at Kuala Lumpur for the duration of the exhibition

Special Prize (Sponsored by IQI for Beautiful Home Category) (Approximate Prize Value: RM7000/USD$1,666)
- Tuition Fees to Travel Photographer Asia Master Class/ Workshop. Return flight ticket from your hometown to Kuala lumpur & 6D 5N stay in KL.
- Exhibition at a specially curated exhibition at MapKL.

The Social Media Champ (Approximate Prize Value: RM4800/USD$1,142)
- Entry into Obscura Festival Master class 2016, Penang inclusive of tuition fees.
- A travel gift hamper courtesy Philips Malaysia
- Exhibition at a specially curated exhibition at MapKL

Eligibility:

The contest will be now open for the photographers who travel Asia and continent of Australia.

Copyrights & Usage Rights:

Photographers are only sole owner and copyright holder of the images.

Organizer have the right to use the images from the date of entry to 18 months after the closing date of the Competition. The Organizer will use the images to further promote the competition/ future competitions. However, all such uses will credit the photographer, provided they give their agreement.

Theme:

Nature People Other Multi-categories Travel