How to Join

  1. Theme of the contest: An Indian state or Union Territory (Participants can submit photographs showcasing some salient feature of the state they represent. It could be culture, heritage, architecture, landscape, people, wildlife, festival, art forms, or any other subject of their choice).
  2. Number of contests: 31 (One each for every Indian state and one for all UTs together).
  3. Organized by: Immagine, a registered NPO based at Kerala.
  4. Entry fee: Rs. 100 per entry (Example: To submit 3 entries, the fee is Rs. 300). Click here to know the payment options.
  5. Maximum number of entries: Five in total (Participants can join any state contests in any combination, for example 2 entries to Kerala and 3 to Rajasthan contests).
  6. Who can participate: Anyone from anywhere in the world with photograph(s) to represent Indian state(s).
  7. Last date of registration and submission of entries: Before 11:59 pm (2359 Hrs) on 29th October, 2015.
  8. Judging panel and procedure: Click here to know more.
  9. Prizes to win: Exhibition, Cash Awards (worth above 1.5 Lakhs in total), Certificates, Photographs, Tour Packages, and a SMILE. Click here to know more.
  10. Helpline number: +91 9995464651 (Voice/SMS/WhatsApp). Click here for other options.
  11. Participating procedure: Follow the steps given below on your PC.
    a. Click the REGISTER button on top right (Already registered participants can follow step No. d onward).
    b. Enter your details and SUBMIT.
    c. Check your email account for email having user id and password.
    d. Click the LOGIN button on right top or select the ENTER CONTEST menu (Optional).
    e. Login using user id and password received on the email.
    f. If your entry fee payment method is NEFT or e-Money Order, make the payment before filling up the form.
    g. Fill up details and click SUBMIT button.
    h. If you have selected ONLINE payment option (radio button), you will be directed to the Payment Gateway; otherwise you will get the Confirmation page.
    i. Follow the instructions given on the Payment Gateway to make the payment.
    j. Once the payment is successful, you will get the confirmation page.
  12. Participating procedure: Follow the steps given below on your Mobile.
    a. Visit the contest website www.iwif.in.
    b. Click on JOIN US button on home page.
    c. Select the ENTER CONTEST menu.
    d. Click on “New User? Click here to register” option given on bottom (Already registered participants can follow step No. g onward).
    e. Enter your details and SUBMIT.
    f. Check your email account for email having user id and password.
    g. Select the ENTER CONTEST menu (Optional).
    h. Login using user id and password received on the email.
    i. If your entry fee payment method is NEFT or e-Money Order, make the payment before filling up the form.
    j. Fill up details and click SUBMIT button.
    k. If you have selected ONLINE payment option (radio button), you will be directed to the Payment Gateway; otherwise you will get the Confirmation page.
    l. Follow the instructions given on the Payment Gateway to make the payment.
    m. Once the payment is successful, you will get the confirmation page.
  13. Thank you for joining IWIF and sharing info with your photographer friends.