The Visual Tourism Award battle has begun!

The Visual Tourism Award

Since 2012, the Visual Tourism Award had its 3rd around in 2014 and gathered 570 submissions from all over Japan. In a mean time, the video-sharing website, “Tabimoja (Tabi Motion Japon)” (http://www.tabimoja.com/) was established to introduce all the submissions of the Visual Tourism Award along with tourism videos and pictures shared by the general public. Moreover, for the first time, the Visual Tourism Award collaborated with Tabimoja to host the special screening event, gathered many attention from the audience.

The 4th Visual Tourism Award is now calling for entries that depict allure of Japan, starting from August 1, 2014. Let’s promote local areas around Japan to the world with the Visual Tourism Award.

Tabimoja

If you are interested in presenting a promotional video of Japan, please contact the Visual Tourism Award committee at
kanko@shortshorts.org.


The 2nd Visual Tourism Award Winners

Award Announcement at the Opening Ceremony
Special guests from Miyagi Prefecture and Matsuyama City of Ehime Prefecture came to receive the award.

“Sendai Miyagi Musubitabi” (Miyagi Prefecture)

The Visual Tourism Award
(Commissioner’s Award, the Japan Tourism Agency)

“Mattsu, Yamma, and Moburi -The mystery of the seven gems and the flying castle-”

Special Mention
Special guests from Miyagi Prefecture and Matsuyama City of Ehime Prefecture came to receive the award. 

The 3rd Visual Tourism Award x Tabi Motion Japon Special Event
Many local mascots made an appearance and local souvenirs were served to the audience