Nigeria Photography Awards is a special event for recognizing and encouraging skilled and outstanding Nigeria photographers.
It is about pulling together Nigeria’s best and emerging hands in the profession to showcase their works and to receive awards of special recognition in various categories in a befitting atmosphere of class, glitz and excitement.
It is a product of assessing the status and evolution of professional photography in Nigeria in relation to the increasing competitiveness of the country’s economy.
Increasing competition in an economy mirrors rising investment levels and soaring real demand for innovative creative-support of market-share expansion. We consider photography as a prime dynamo forcreating and propelling favourable perception to effectively translate into high patronage and increasing profitability.
Nigeria Photography Awards is partly aimed at stimulating real and sustainable improvements in the inter-relationship and inter-dependence between professional Nigerian photographers and Nigeria’s growing business community.
NI.PH.A is an initiative of Full House Entertainment Company, a subsidiary of Haykay Fotomedia.
To acknowledge the meaningful contributions of skilled Nigerians to the evolution of professional photography in Nigeria.
To stimulate the birth of a realistic process of enhancing the level of organization, structure and productivity in the relationship between the economic sub-sector of photography in Nigeria and the institutional drivers of the country’s economy.
Long Term Objectives
To increase the visibility and boost the reputation of genuine professional photographers in
To significantly improve general public perception of photography and photographers in Nigeria.To
improve the economic positioning of the photography profession in the Nigeria.
To stimulate proper action by relevant organizations aimed at creating and sustaining the right
institutional and policy environment for the profound growth of the profession in Nigeria.