TTA – Travel Tales Award

TTA is a great initiative aimed at Professional Photographers and Enthusiasts who want  to participate with individual shots or with their best travel stories to an award dedicated to high-level travel photography.

This is why Starring, with and ISP,  proposes TRAVEL TALES AWARD, an extensive initiative for the promotion of authorial projects related to Travel Photography, in collaboration with the magazine Il Fotografo, the  website Viaggio, the Corigliano Calabro Fotografia festival  , the festival   Colorno Photo Life, Plovdiv PhotoSaloon and OTTO Gallery.

The 2022 edition of the Award saw the participation  of more than 150 authors with stories,  with a first selection of 50 stories, and a series of stories awarded in various ways, which you can see in the dedicated section TTA 2022 edition.  Great success also  for the World Pics 2022 call, reserved for single shots, with almost 4000 photos published on IG with the hashtag #TTA2022, and 40 photographs selected for the Exhibition in Colorno.

TTA WORLD PICS #2023 starts again on February 1, 2023, with great news!

First of all, the images published on IG with the ashtag #TTA2023 will compete for NOT one but TWO exhibitions!

The first, with about thirty works, will be exhibited at the Corigliano Calabro Festival, one of the historic Italian photography festivals, thanks to the partnershipestablished with the patron Gaetano Gianzi, who is also co-opted into  the jury of the TTA 2023.  The exhibition will open at the Festival, on July 1, 2023.

The second large collective exhibition, with 30/40 works, will take place for the second year at the Colorno festival, in September 2023.

In addition, the works selected for the exhibitions will be exhibited in February 2024 at the great gathering organized by Viaggio Fotografico in Milan, on the occasion of which the TTA 2023 edition will close to launch the 2024 edition!

Another novelty of this year,  the jury will select the works among the 100 most voted images (with more likes) on IG profile Travel Tales Award from 1st may to 15th may!

The popular jury, composed of all those who frequent the social platform and who will like the favorite images and authors, will be perfect to sift through the thousands of images  with #TTA2023 that will be re-published on TTA Instagram profile and indicate the 100 images from which the professional Jury will select the winners for the two exhibitions!

here the professional Jury:

  • Federica Berzioli, chief editor of IL FOTOGRAFO Magazine
  • Angelo Cucchetto, owner of and ISP, editor of CITIES
  • Loredana De Pace,  Journalist and curator
  • Roberto Gabriele, photographer and owner of
  • Gaetano Gianzi, Ad of Corigliano Calabro Fotografia Festival
  • Younes Mohammad, Journalist and photographer
  • Gigi Montali, photographer and Ad of Colorno Photo Life Festival
  • Simona Ottolenghi, owner of and curator of Otto Gallery
  • Giovanni Pelloso, director of IL FOTOGRAFO Magazine
  • Anton Valchev Savov, EFIAP, ESFIAP and FIAP Liaison Officer for Bulgaria
  • Giedo Van Der Zwan, photographer

Participating in the selections is easy, just publish after February 1, 2023 and before April 30, 2023 a travel  photo (powerful, iconic, significant, curious, rare, unique, in short, that it is  a valuable image and that transmits the sense of travel) on Instagram with the ashtag #TTA2023, and have it voted and voted by friends, acquaintances and followers.

in May 2023 the jury will examine the 100 images that have collected the most likes, to proceed with the choice of the authors who will participate in the two exhibitions.

We are waiting for you!

Following you can see the World selected pics for the exhibithion in Colorno in 2022