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Professional photographers are those who earn some or most of their income from photography

Studentsí and all non-professionals who have passion for photography are welcomed.

Smartphone photographers
Open for all images taken and retouched using smartphone. This category open for both hobbyist and professional.


Portrait: children, family, pets, group, single portrait, self portrait -selfie, wedding, etc.
Fashion: beauty, fashion, show, etc.
Wedding: engagement portrait, candid pre-wedding, honeymoon, event, bride, groom, group, family, etc.
Fine Art/Illustrative: collage, portrait still life, abstract, landscape, special effect, etc.
Advertising: automotive, beauty, music, product, still life, self promotion, food, shows, etc.
Nature: aerial, flowers, sunset, sunrise, clouds, trees, wildlife, underwater, seasons, etc.
Event: wedding, cultures, social fathering, other events.
People: portrait, culture, family, children, wedding, etc.
Editorial: sports, political, people, personality, news, etc.
Story-telling photo series: a series of photos that tell a story
Architecture: buildings, cityscape, interiors, industrial, bridges, etc.
Special: tourism, night photography, panoramic, macro, micro, special effect, abstract.

PHOTO DEADLINE (for professional, hobbyist, and smartphone photographer)

PHOTO SERIES: a series of photos consist of 2-10 photos with same theme.
You can choose more than one category for one image or with a package of 5 (five) images.

Please complete the form below and make your payment. After you submit it, please paste your entry information into an email and send it to:


and send your image/s.

Email us should you encounter any problem with your submission form.

Thank you for your submission to International Film & Photography FESTIVAL.


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International Film & Photography Festival (the Festival)
(For photographers)

1. The submitter guarantee that all rights and releases has been legally secured, and the submitter releases the Festival and all its member from any legal action whatsoever.

Submission rules:

2. Only digital submissions are permitted. Image files must not larger than 1000 Pixels in height or width. It must be saved as .jpg, in RGB format and not exceed 3MB per image.

3. A series of photographs can consist between 2 up to 10 photos, with single title. All photos must have a same theme or concept. A photo series will be judged as a series.

4. All entries are required to submit digitally. Please submit your digital photos after completing the online submission form.

5. One photo can be submitted into more than one category. Please read the photo categories and the additional fees. It will increase the chances of winning.

6. Photographs could be from any year.

7. Photograph that has won an award or previously entered into another competitions can be submitted.

General rules:

8. The festival has the right to disqualify a winning photo for any reasons, without having to explain the reasons to the photographer/submitter.

9. All submission fees are non-refundable. You can't alter your entries after the payment. Please review your work carefully before finalizing payment.

10. Judges' decisions are final and no correspondence will be entered into concerning the judging of the competition.

11. Winners will be announced at the Awards Night 2016. We will also email and published the winners in the IFPF website.

12. Only the photographer can receive the physical awards at the award ceremony. Regardless of the Prize and their winning status, winning photographers who can't attend the Awards Ceremony in Jakarta, will only receive laurels.

13. The IFPF reserves the rights to showcase submitted photos during festival and on the IFPF website and to use any photos submitted for future IFPF media and marketing purposes.

14. The Festival Directorate may deny participation to any photo unable to meet the technical requirements for a public exhibition of good quality.

15. The Festival Management reserves the right to make changes in the profile of the Festival, if it becomes necessary to do so due to circumstances beyond his/her control.

16. All photographers/submitters are expected to keep communications with the Festival professional and in good taste. Failure to do so may result in disqualification at any point in the adjudication process, including the nullification of Official Selection status or nominations. That stated, the Festival will only communicate with the person who submitted his/her photo/s to the festival, and that Festival should not be expected to communicate with any other persons.

17. The festival has the right to work with any institution and partner festivals for all kind of cooperation, including joint events or promotions.

18. The Festival reserves the right to make any necessary changes in regulations or scheduling.
The photographer/submitter also acknowledges that remediation of any sort will be limited to a refund of their submission fees.

19. All disputes in respect of any matter relating to the International Film Festivals shall be subjected to the exclusive jurisdiction of the competent courts in North Jakarta. Any dispute arising as a result of submission to the Festival will have a recourse limited to the lesser of either the submission fee paid, or the cost of correcting the issue.

By submitting to our Festival, submitters/photographers:
- indicates that they have read, understand, agree with, and will comply all of the Terms and Condition above, and accept all of the terms and conditions herein, in their entirety, without modification.
- agree to indemnify us and hold us and our employees, owners, affiliates, and partners harmless from all claims and liability associated with your participation or entry to the Festival.

EMAIL: infiphes@gmail.com for payment link and to submit your photo/s.