Join fellow artists from over 40 countries in this international celebration of black and white photography. $5000 in grand prizes and prestigious TZIPAC medals up for grab.
Come celebrate the black, the white and all the shades of the shades of grey in between. Black and white photography is as simple as it is complex, carefully weaving streaks of light into the black-unknown, giving rise to lines, shapes, textures, emotions and stories. TZIPAC is proud to celebrate this magic of black and white photography with The Zebra Award 2012
TZ International Photography and Art Community (TZIPAC) is an organization that is dedicated to the celebration of beautiful photography from around the world – recognizing and introducing amazing artists from all walks of life.
TZIPAC runs a series of juried competitions, both annuals and one-offs, that target various themes and skills. The competitions are designed to be affordable and thus able to encourage many undiscovered artist and bring them to the forefront of the photography world. At the same time, we will only accept high-quality artworks that demonstrates a creative flare and passion for all things photography. Our goal is to encourage a wide range of emerging artists to participate and showcase their capabilities to the world. Our search is for talented artists in their chosen area of expertise as well as the TZ International Photographer of the Year.
In the long term, our goal is for TZIPAC to evolve into a full internet-based community in the near future, utilizing multi-media platform to help promote artists and their works, as well as to encourage the interaction and sharing of ideas to further help the development and expansion of photography as an art form
Contest Prize & TERMS
Non-Professional Division Zebra Awards Grand Prize: US$2000and the title of "2012 TZIPAC International Black and White Non-Professional Photographer of the Year".
Eros Award Grand Prize: US$2000 and the title of "2012 TZIPAC International Fine Art Nude Photographer of the Year"
Category Winners: Each category will have up to three winners, 1st Place, 2nd Place and 3rd Place, at the discretion of the judges. All 1st Place winners will be awarded a beautiful TZIPAC medal stored in a rosewood display case to commemorate their outstanding achievements.
All Finalists and Category Winners will be proudly exhibited in our online winners gallery.
ELIGIBILITY: International Not eligible to enter? - Find contest where you are.
COPYRIGHT: You warrant that submitted artworks have been created by you, and that you own all necessary rights to use the artworks for participating in TZIPAC's competitions. In particular, the artworks must not violate or infringe on any copyrights, trademarks, moral rights, rights of privacy/publicity or intellectual property rights of any person or entity, and no other party must have any rights, claim or interest in the artwork.
The copyrights of submitted artworks will remain with the artists at all times
USAGE RIGHTS: The competition participants agree to grant TZIPAC permission to use the artworks for promotional purposes, without further permissions or remunerations, in its publications, including electronic media or printed materials, including website, online galleries, online magazines, as well as other forms (potentially with third-party publications) for the expressed purpose of promoting the artworks, the artists and TZIPAC.
Any artwork used by TZIPAC will credit the artist.