The country’s premier print media organization, United Print Media Group (UPMG), will once again spearhead the annual Tinta Awards.
Now in its seventh edition, the Tinta Awards recognizes the best and most creative print advertisements in the country. Open to all Philippine advertising and media agencies, advertisers, publications, digital agencies, printing companies, and students, it bestows awards and recognitions based on a number of categories.
The list includes:
-Print and Magazine Advertising (Consumer, Public Service, Interactive Print Campaign, Integrated Print Campaign, Special Print Media Execution, and Online Advertising Campaign)
-Print Craft (Best Copy, Best Art Direction, Best Typography, Best
Illustration, Best Digital Imaging/Retouching, and Best Photography)
-Newspapers and Magazine Design, and Newspaper and Magazine Craft (Best Overall Newspaper Design, Best Overall Magazine Design, Best Newspaper Supplement Design, Best Newspaper Section/Feature Design, Best Magazine Section/Feature Design, Best Photography, and Best Illustration and Infographic)
The Tinta Awards also includes a Student Category (Print Ad Single, Print Ad Campaign, and Integrated) to recognize the excellence and creativity of young minds from different universities and colleges.
This year, the competition among branded contents and PR advertorials will be opened, as well as the PR and client-agency of the year.
The deadline for submission of entries is on Sept. 27, 2019. All entries must have been published or displayed for the first time between October 2017 and September 2019.
Distinguished luminaries from the advertising, publishing, media, and creative industries will select the most outstanding entries from the roster of finalists. The criteria for judging include originality, relevance, and creativity.
The awarding ceremony for the 7th Tinta Awards will be on Oct. 9, 2019.