2018 Photo Contest: Faces of Tampines

2018 Photo Contest: Faces of Tampines

Do you have a story to share? Or do you know someone with a story worth sharing?

Open our eyes to inspiring and moving narratives of love, strength, perseverance, friendship and more!

Tampines Town Council is giving you the chance to discover and capture untold personal stories from individuals living in Tampines. Whip out your camera and snap away for a chance to win $1,000 worth in prizes!

Powerful stories are waiting to be told, what will be yours?


Prizes to be Won (worth $1,000)

  • 1st Prize
    (Shopping Vouchers Value at $500)

  • 2nd Prize
    (Shopping Vouchers Value at $200)

  • 3rd Prize
    (Shopping Vouchers Value at $100)

  • 10 Consolation prizes
    (Shopping Vouchers Value at $20 each)

Closing date: 30 September 2018

How to take part:

  1. Take a photo of someone (or a small group of people) who lives or works in Tampines

  2. Photos submitted are to be taken in Tampines.

  3. Tell us in less than 100 words, how this person has impacted lives or contributed to the community.

  4. Email your photos and accompanying write-ups to: comms@ttc.org.sg

Click here to read about last year’s winners and click on the articles below, to view stories of the three judges.

Terms and Conditions:

  1. This Competition is open to all. Singapore citizens, PRs and foreigners.

  2. Photograph entries submitted must be the Participant’s own work and must be taken in Tampines.

  3. All entries must be submitted to comms@ttc.org.sg

  4. Entry to this Competition is free. Each Participant is allowed to submit a maximum of 10 photographs.

  5. The Organiser reserves the sole and absolute discretion to exclude or disqualify any Participant and/ or entry from the Competition.

  6. Photographs that have won prizes in other photography competitions, or have been previously used or are intended to be used for any kind of commercial purposes, must not be submitted.

  7. Digital manipulation that distorts the reality of the photographs is not allowed. Only basic enhancements such as sharpening, contrast adjustment, conversion of colour images to black and white are allowed.

  8. Each photograph entry must be submitted digitally in JPEG format and be no larger than 5MB in size. The longest side of the photograph must be at least 2000 pixels in JPEG format.

  9. By participating in this Competition, the Participant warrants that he/she has not trespassed into any areas closed to the public and has put the welfare of the subject (if applicable) foremost and has not obtained the photograph via any unethical means.

  10. Winners may be interviewed by the Organiser. All winners consent to public disclosure of their names and the results of the Competition.

  11. The Participant grants the Organiser a non-exclusive, royalty-free and transferable right to use, reproduce, publish, publicly display, print, edit or distribute any Materials submitted for the Competition in any media format and any media channels as deemed fit by the Organiser, for the purposes of promoting the Competition and raising awareness for Tampines Town Council.


The sharing community in Tampines is still going on strong!

The sharing community in Tampines is still going on strong!

The Story Of Light

The Story Of Light