Who is eligible?

The Voyage Travel Awards (VTA) competition is open to anyone aged 18+ residing anywhere in the world. Professional entries will be judged against other professionals and student entries against other students.

Submission Guidelines

Entrants must submit their work online. Supporting images must not exceed 2MB per file and be no more than 1000 pixels on the longest side. Images must be saved as JPEGs (.jpg, .jpeg) or PNGs (.png). You can also submit PDF files for all video submissions must be URL link and without password.(YouTube, Viemo, Website,..)

Who is considered professional?

Photographers, videographers, architects, and interior designers who earn, or have earned, the majority of their income from these disciplines.

Submission Guidelines

Entrants must submit their work online.

For Photography: please prepare your image files according to the specifications below: JPG only. (NO TIF, GIF, PNG, PDF files will be accepted.), 72 DPI, minimum 1,000 pixels on the shortest side, and the file should not exceed 4mb. Please only use letters and numbers in the title of the image.

For Video: files must be .mov or .mp4 files; filmed in horizontal / landscape mode (format 16:9) 1080.

For Interior Design and Architecture: make sure your images or a JPG or PNG file cropped to a 4:3 format are at least 1000px wide and no larger than 4mb. Please only use letters and numbers in the title of the image.

Entry Forms and Submissions

Please note that no entry will be processed unless the entry fee has been received. Work submitted without proper forms and payment will be disqualified. After payment has been made, entries cannot be altered.

Payments and Refunds

Once a submission fee has been paid, there are no refunds provided. If you have been wrongly charged, we will be happy to credit the amount that is due minus the payment processing fees.


You may enter your work in as many categories as you see fit. However, the Voyage Travel Awards (VTA) jury and staff will not switch your entry into a different category on your behalf.

Use and Ownership of Materials

Copyright and all other rights remain with the creators Any images used by Voyage Travel Awards (VTA) shall carry their credit line. Voyage Travel Awards (VTA) may use images in any media sponsor publications. All entrants understand that any image submitted to the competition may be used by Voyage Travel Awards (VTA) for marketing and promotional purposes including in any medium such as exhibitions, print, social and digital media directly related to the Voyage Travel Awards (VTA) competition though there may not be monetary compensation. By winning or placing in the competition, you are agreeing to be included in the winners annual promotion.

Neither Voyage Travel Awards (VTA), affiliates, or partners assume any responsibility for materials submitted in violation of competition rules or for those which violate copyright regulations. Voyage Travel Awards (VTA) will investigate claims of copyright infringement to the best of its ability, and will remove and disqualify submissions that are clearly demonstrated to violate copyright and/or competition policies. Voyage Travel Awards (VTA) will act to maintain the integrity of the competition and its affiliated entities, but is not responsible for any damages resulting from images submitted in violation with rules and regulations.

We Have No Obligation to Adjudicate IP Claims

Claimants and users must understand that we are not an intellectual property tribunal. While we and our Designated Copyright Agent may in our discretion use the information provided in order to decide how to respond to infringement claims, we are not responsible for determining the merits of such claims. If a user responds to a claim of infringement by providing assurances that its content is not infringing, the user agrees that if we thereafter restore or maintain the content, the user will defend and hold us harmless from any resulting claims of infringement brought against us and our Designated Copyright Agent.