Setting a new dimension to visual and
photo-journalism in Kerala.

International Press Photography Festival has proved to be a platform for journalists and photojournalists to showcase their abilities and skills. After its inception in the year 2017, IPPFK is all set to roll out its second edition in March, 2018. The festival is a not-for-profit initiative of Kerala Media Academy with the Government of Kerala. Being the only international festival of its kind, it strives to showcase a variety of skills in photography and photojournalism. Visitors can expect a varied program including workshops, meetups, and presentations with special guests and award-winning visual journalists, along with the renowned Pulitzer Prize winner Nick Ut and Raul Roa.

A Glimpse of IPPFK

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Capture the moment, don’t let it pass.

Explore the darkroom magicians, witness the art of photography and the clicks that changed lives.

Strong, stunning and eye-opening creations of some famous personalities which will change the world’s perception.

Some glorious and iconic pictures of all times lined up for the public. The festival gallery awaits you with a pictorial treat for the eyes.

Photos from the exhibition will be displayed here. Outstanding photographs taken by photojournalists and other photographers under the topic “Freedom and Peace” will be showcased at the exhibition.

Interact with some great artists and watch them open up their minds. Events and schedule of the Artist talks will also be uploaded on the website soon.

A slideshow projection lined up with creations by brilliant photographers. Watch the grandeurs of photography with their creators speaking about them. Details of the screening schedule will be uploaded on the website later. Stay tuned!!!

Interact with some great artists and watch them open up their minds. Events and schedule of the Artist talks will also be uploaded on the website soon.

Workshops will be conducted on various topics on photography. Participate in this edition of IPPFK and get exposure to the latest trends and technologies of picture taking.

We deliver an opportunity to photography talents to present their work to curators, editors and publishers as well as to the audience. Participating in portfolio reviews is a great way for photographers to get a wide range of feedback about their work from different arts professionals and begin to build a professional network of curators, editors and collectors, which is vital for them. Schedule for Portfolio reviews and instructions will be uploaded later.

Who doesn’t like wonders, but they are just too good at it.

We are honoured to have with us the Pulitzer Prize winner Mr. Nick Ut and senior photojournalist Mr. Raul Roa.
The world famous picture of The Napalm Girl did not just earn a Pulitzer prize to Nick but showed the world the need for peace and harmony. Both Mr. Raul and Mr. Nick Ut are equally excited to visit India for the first time. Get ready to be a part of India’s largest Press Photography Festival in the heart of God’s Own Country. Reach out to prominent personalities in the area of photography and photojournalism.