Moscow International Foto Awards 2016

$4,500 in cash prizes


Moscow International Foto Awards aims to recognize, reward and expose talented photographers around the world and introduce them to the creative community in Russia. MIFA conducts annual competitions for professional, and non-professional photographers internationally. Participants from all over the world are encouraged to join the annual Moscow International Foto Awards.

Early bird deadline: January 15th 2016


Moscow Professional Photographer of the Year
$3,000 cash prize and MIFA trophy

New Talent of the Year.
$1,000 cash prize and MIFA trophy

Moving Images Category Winner.
$500 cash prize and MIFA trophy

First Place Category Winners Pro & Non-Pro: Advertising, Architecture, Book, Editorial, Fine Art, Nature, People. $100 cash prize each

- Works will be showcased in Best of Show exhibition in Moscow, Russia and beyond
- Work showcased on the main page of the website
- Published winning images in the gallery exhibition catalogue
- Press release and newsletter announcements to over 80,000
- MIFA certificate of achievements


Open to all photographers worldwide.

Copyrights & Usage Rights:

Copyright and all other rights remain that of the photographer. Any photograph used by MIFA shall carry the photographer's credit line.


Aerial Abstract Architecture Conceptual Digital Art Documentary Environmental Fashion Nudes Open Theme Panoramic Multi-categories Other Nature People Landscape Photomanipulation Portrait Self-Portrait Sports Street Seascapes Underwater Travel Macro/Micro Photojournalism Fine Art Urban Wildlife