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Artworks by winners and finalists of this competition have been featured in the following TZIPAC e-magazine:

Closed 30 Jun 2014

Live, Love & Laughter

Rejoicing in the beauty of Life

Our very first charity based competition where 100% of the net proceed will be donated to Unicef New Zealand.

TZIPAC is proud to launch the inaugural Live, Love and Laughter photography competition. This is the first in our series of charity based events. For us at TZIPAC, an important facet of photography is rooted in reflecting and exalting over our every day life, its many beauties and great diversity in ways of life around the world. Unicef, whose's mission is to create a better world for our children, who are undoubtedly the most deserving of a chance to live, love and laugh. As such, we will be donating 100% of the net proceeds from this competition to UNICEF New Zealand. So please, join us, share with us your personal vision of life, love and laughter and, at the same time, help us to make a difference to the community.

UNICEF’s mission is to create a better world for children by promoting the rights and wellbeing of every child. Together with its partners, UNICEF works in 190 countries and territories to translate that commitment into practical action, focusing special effort on reaching the most vulnerable and excluded children, to the benefit of all children, everywhere. 

“TheTZIPAC Photography Competition is a great way for artists to express their creativity and the theme this year really ties in with the work we do at UNICEF NZ to protect and nurture children...We are really pleased to be selected as the chosen cause for this year’s competition as 2014 will be a challenging year for children given the ongoing crisis in Syria as well as conflicts erupting in South Sudan and the Central African Republic. We are grateful for the support of TZIPAC  and wish all of the entrants the best of luck."

Dennis McKinlay, Executive Director at UNICEF New Zealand.

TZIPAC is also excited to have the support of CyberLink Corp. with the sponsorship of prizes to our winners as well as their generous offer to all entrants who submit an image into the competition (read on for details). 

Founded in 1996, CyberLink Corp. is the world’s leading multimedia software company and pioneer in video and audio technologies on PCs and portable devices including tablets and smartphones. With over 100 patented technologies that provide a solid foundation on which to continuously revolutionize the way multimedia is experienced, CyberLink’s visionary outlook has allowed the company to grow rapidly and create cutting-edge solutions.


"CyberLink Corp, world’s leading multimedia software company, is proud to partner with TZIPAC for the Live, Love and Laughter photography competition and help UNICEF NZ in this fund raising activity. CyberLink is dedicated to enhance people’s digital storytelling experience by providing high quality video and photography editing software. Through this partnership and software donation, CyberLink hopes to encourage more people to use photography as a medium to express their creativity, and is proud to contribute to an activity that will benefit the lives of children in need."

Richard Carriere, Senior VP of Global Marketing, CyberLink Corp.


  • EligibilityTOP

    Live, Love and Laughter is opened to all photographers. The competition will not distinguish between professionals and non-professionals.

    There will be just one category "Open". The images can be anything from portraits, to stunning landscape, still-life to man-made marvels, as long as each of your image encompass at least one of the concepts: live, love and/or laughter. We look forward to seeing your interpretations of our theme and celebrate the wonders of Life. 

  • Closing DeadlineTOP

    30-Jun-2014 ( GMT -04:00 )

  • Categories TOP

  • Images TOP

    Images must be in JPG/JPEG format, 8 bit, maximum of 2000pixels on the longest side, 72 dpi, and have maximum file size of 500KB. Colour space should be RGB or sRGB.

    Images must have no border, nor marks or logos identifying the artists.

    If a higher resolution file is deemed necessary for fair judging we will contact you.

  • Prizes TOP

    Grand Prize

    Invited to be a Featured Artist in our 43mm Magazine and receive unprecedented international exposure

    • Receive the prestigious TZIPAC Medals
    • Receive a full licenced copy of the Director Suite 2 from Cyberlink
    • Receive a 10 page editorial feature in 43mm Magazine
    • Get our Grand Winner E-Badge to accompany your award winning artwork
    • Be featured in the Live, Love and Laughter Awards Winners E-Book
    • Be showcased in our Winners Online Gallery


    2nd Place

    • Receive a 6 page editorial feature in 43mm Magazine
    • Receive a full licenced copy of the Director Suite 2 from Cyberlink
    • Get our 2nd Place E-Badge to accompany your award winning artwork
    • Be featured in the Live, Love and Laughter Awards Winners E-Book
    • Be showcased in our Winners Online Gallery


    3rd Place

    • Receive a full licenced copy of the Director Suite 2 from Cyberlink
    • Get our 3rd Place E-Badge to accompany your award winning artwork
    • Be featured in the Live, Love and Laughter Awards Winners E-Book
    • Be showcased in our Winners Online Gallery



    • Will get our Finalist E-Badge to accompany your award winning artwork
    • Will be featured in the Live, Love and Laughter Awards Winners E-Book
    • Will be showcased in our Winners Online Gallery

    Director Suite 2 from Cyberlink

    PowerDirector has received multiple world-class awards since it’s introduction in September 2013, including the 5th PC Magazine Editors’ choice, CES 2014 CES innovation award. And is selected by PC Magazine as the Best Video Editing Software in 2013. This multi-media suite include tools for photos and video editing and will help to bring your creativity to life. 

    Please go here to view more information about this fantastic prize.

    A special "Thank You" gift from our sponsor CyberLink

    All Participants will receive a FREE COPY of the Photo Director 4 Ultra


    Thanks to the generosity of CyberLink, we are excited to announce that all entrants to the Live, Love and Laughter Awards will receive a free copy of Photo Director 4 Ultra. At the completion of the competition, all entrants will receive an instructional email to outline the simple process involved for getting your very own copy of this amazing product. 



    The TZIPAC Medals

    The prestigious TZIPAC medals are 3" silver plated brass medal, 5mm thick and weighs a substantial 200g. Under the lucious black transparent enamel border layer are engraved texts and detailings, while at the center is our embossed dual-colour-tinted TZIPAC logo.



    E-badges for winning images

    All Finalists and Grand Award Winners will be able to showcase their winning images with our official TZIPAC E-badge. Sharing your winning images with the world and dressing-up your awards and accolades page is easier and more special than ever before.  You will be able to proudly exhibit winning images with our official E-badge on your website, and wherever else you choose in a few quick steps - more details on how to do this and where to access the E-badge can be found in our news section.  We want to help showcase your images with the world, and the E-badge that accompanies your images will forever be a testament of your achievements.

    TZIPAC E-badge

    Our E-book featuring ALL incredible winners

    In addition to exhibition in our online Winners Gallery, all winners will be featured in a special edition E-book which commemorates the remarkable images selected by the judges. With a superb layout and pages which you can flip through like a magazine on your coffee table, our E-book offers an engaging new way to alert others to your success at TZIPAC.

  • Fees TOP

    - 1 entry for US$5
    - 10 entries for US$25 (+ US$2.50 for each additional entry)
  • Judging PanelTOP


    TZIPAC Juding Panel

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