41st Korea Tourism Photo Contest
Great and Inspiring Photos of Korea
Capture a moment's beauty with your camera!
August 21 - 28, 2013
Photo: Seongsan Ilchulbong Peak

The 41st Korea Tourism Photo Contest
Enter inspiring travel photos of Korea!

Submit photos of Korea's natural landscapes, four seasons, traditional culture, architecture, performances, festivals, religion, lifestyle, food, or anything else where you find the unique gi, heung, and jeong energies of Korea!

Gi, a universal energy binding all things in Korea Heung, exciting energy shared by those living in Korea Jeong,emotional and compassionate energy connecting Koreans

Winners of the 40th Contest in 2012

Contest theme:
the Energy of Korean: Gi, Heung, and Jeong
Application period:
August 21 (Wednesday), 2013 – 5 p.m August 28 (Wednesday), 2013
Winners announcement:
October 16, 2013 (planned) on KTO's official site (http://kto.visitkorea.or.kr). Winners will be individually notified.

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Winners of the 40th Korea Tourism Photo Contest
Award Title Awards Cash Prize
Grand Prize Presidential Award 1 5 million won


Minister of Culture,
Sports & Tourism Award
1 3 million won


KTO Presidential Award 2 2 million won


KTO Presidential Award 3 1 million won
Honorable Mention KTO Presidential Award 93 300,000 won
Total 100 42.90 million won

※ Prizes may not be awarded in the rare event that none of the entries meet the expected standard of excellence.
* Photos must be taken after January 2012. Each person can submit up to five unpublished photos and submitted photos will not be returned.

For more information or to enter the contest, click below.