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SMALL WORLDS×TOKYO HEADLINE
Photo Contest

Submit your entry with the hashtag
#スモールワールズフォトコン

Deadline
9/20
(Sun.)

SMALL WORLDS×TOKYO HEADLINE
Take a photo of your own small world
and enter the contest!

At the world’s largest miniature theme park SMALL WORLDS TOKYO which opened in June 2020,
we will start the “SMALL WORLDS Photo Club” with the members who enjoy taking adorable and eye-catching photos together.
We will hold a photo contest as its first project.
Capture your favorite SMALL WORLDS moments and submit it.

Contest Theme

“Your special place
in SMALL WORLDS”

There are many different worlds in SMALL WORLDS TOKYO.Miniatures, restaurant, Gulliver tunnel….
Please show us your special place that no one else has noticed yet!

How to submit your entry

Submission on
Instagram

STEP 1

Follow
SMALL WORLDS
Official Instagram!

@smallworlds_official

STEP 2

Tag SMALL WORLDS official account
(@smallworlds_official)
on the photo of your special place!

STEP 3

Add the hashtag
#スモールワールズフォトコン
and post your photo!

Add a title (no more than 20 words) and a comment (no more than 50 words) to each work you post on Instagram!

  • *Be sure to read the submission requirements and notes before submitting your entry to the contest.
  • *Those who set their accounts to private cannot participate in the contest.

Photo Contest Flow

  • Submission Period
    9/2 (Wed.) ~ 9/20 (Sun.)Please take photos and submit them within the above-mentioned period.
  • Contacting winners
    9/25 (Fri.)We will contact winners by sending them a direct
    message on Instagram.
  • Award Ceremony
    9/27 (Sun.)Award Ceremony will be held at the restaurant
    “WHITE ART” on the 2nd floor of SMALL WORLDS.
  • *Winners will be informed directly on September 25, 2020.
  • *The winner of the Grand Prix and winners of awards in various categories will be announced at the Award Ceremony on September 27.

Prizes

Grand Prix1 person
・¥100,000
・Right to join Photography Club
・Figure Program with Resident Right (Annual Passport Plan)
・20 SMALL WORLDS TOKYO invitation tickets
・Photo exhibition in SMALL WORLDS TOKYO
Runner-up1 person
・¥30,000
・Right to join Photography Club
・Figure Program with Resident Right (Annual Passport Plan)
・20 SMALL WORLDS TOKYO invitation tickets
・Photo exhibition in SMALL WORLDS TOKYO
SMALL WORLDS Photography Club AwardA few
・Right to join Photography Club
・Figure Program with Resident Right (Annual Passport Plan)
・20 SMALL WORLDS TOKYO invitation tickets
・Photo exhibition in SMALL WORLDS TOKYO
General AwardA few
・Right to join Photography Club
・5 SMALL WORLDS TOKYO invitation tickets
・Photo exhibition in SMALL WORLDS TOKYO

Judges

  • SPECIAL JUDGE PROFILE Dream Aya

    SPECIAL JUDGE PROFILE

    PROFILE

    Dream Aya

    Born on July 16, 1987 in Osaka Prefecture.
    She is a creator engaging in photography, illustrations, character design, and cover photo supervision.

  • Judges

    TOKYO HEADLINE Staff
    SMALL WORLDS TOKYO Photography Club Staff
    SMALL WORLDS TOKYO Staff

Submission Requirements

  • ・Only photos posted within the submission period.
  • ・Japan residents (The recipients of prizes should have addresses in Japan.)
  • ・Those who can attend the Award Ceremony scheduled on September 27 (Sun.)
  • ・Instagram users with public accounts
  • ・Those who agree to the submission requirements
  • ・By submitting your entry (posting a photo), you are consenting to the submission requirements (including notes).
  • ・Everyone is welcome regardless of their photography experience, nationality, gender and age. Minors under 20 need consent from guardians before submitting their works for the contest.
    If minors under 20 submit their entries on the contest, we will assume that they gained the consent from guardians.
    *People involved in this contest cannot participate.

Notes about Works

  • ・You can use any photography equipment.
    *Please follow the rules of taking photos in the park.
  • ・Photo collages are not eligible for submission.
  • ・Still images cut out from videos are not eligible for submission.
  • ・You can post 5 photos at most using the same account and only one photo per post.
  • ・We accept works that have already been published elsewhere. But if you post photos which entered or will enter other contests, or photos which won prizes in the past, please check the submission rules of these photo contests.
  • ・You can submit works posted on your social media, blogs, etc., or works that have been submitted to the photo exhibitions without selections.
  • ・We accept only original works all the rights for which (including copyright) belong exclusively to the person submitting them.
    In particular, please note that using images from other sites, social media, blogs, etc. without permission may infringe copyrights and other rights.
  • ・One work can win only one prize.
  • ・Due to unavoidable circumstances, prizes may change without prior notice.
  • ・Submitted works may be exhibited at SMALL WORLDS TOKYO.


  • (Handling of personal information)
  • ・The personal information of participants will be used for announcements of winners, sending prizes, etc., and will not be used for any other purpose.
    In addition, the handling of personal information may be outsourced to an external third party within the scope of the above-mentioned purposes. In this case, personal information will be managed properly so as not to be leaked.

  • (Inquiries about the contest)
  • You can send your questions and inquiries by email.swphoto@tokyoheadline.com