To be eligible to win one of the International Photographer of the Year titles in a category, you must enter 4 or more images in that category. The total of their 4 highest scoring images are used in calculating the overall winner in a category.
The highest scoring of the 6 category winners, earns the prestigious title of the MPI IIC International Photographer of the Year and their country earns the title of the winning country for the International Photographic Country Awards.
It all starts at the Category and Class Awards, create and enter your best work here! Entrants may enter in as many Categories as they would like. Individual photographers are only eligible for up to 2 POY in Category titles in current competition.