Pictures stories created with a mobile phone or tablet.


The mission of Movilfirst Institute is to create a more just, fun, healthy an equitable world for all to reach the widest possible audience for their works. Since submission of a work constitutes acceptance of these Entry Rules & Regulations (by movilievers and their agents), please review this document carefully.

Entries based on the following criteria (“Judging Criteria”) TALENT & CREATIVITY, GENUINENESS, AUTHENTICITY OF THE CONTENT without questioning the technological quality of the works. DO NOT WORRY because you have less equipment these criteria are most valued.


1.- We are open submissions year-round.

2.- Submissions will be free of charge. 

3.- The same person can present more than one work, filling for each of them a different registration form, since all works are understood as independent works.

4.- All authors will be notified via email of acceptance.

5.- Works will be sent to the different festivals through the official webpage of each edition. The Festival management will announce where editions or activities are going to take place per year.

Works will be not admitted if they incite totally or partially gender – based violence or among peers, homophobia, racism or towards animals of any kind, and we won´t admit works with violence images whose their finality is the own report of the actions.

Work will be no admitted if their plot and general idea are derogatory, humiliating, degrading or direct attack towards any genre social group or sexual orientation, race, nationally or religion, or the are about a particular political idea or a way of thinking.

You, the undersigned, do hereby consent and agree that Movilfirst Institution and its employees, or agents have the right to present your work and to use these in any and all media, now or hereafter known, and exclusively for the purpose of show case and promote the Movilfirst.

You further consent that your name and identity may be revealed therein or by descriptive text or commentary. You do hereby release to Movilfirst, its agents, and employees all rights to exhibit your work in print and electronic form publicly or privately. You understand that there will be no financial or other remuneration for showcasing the work, either for initial or subsequent transmission or playback.

You represent that You have read and understand the foregoing statement, and are competent to execute this agreement. Once you complete Movilfirst´s submission you agree this official terms and conditions, previously read from Movilfirst website.

The author also assumes and is the only responsible for the different rights of responsibility for the photography (Recognizable persons, fictional characters, buildings or spaces, public or private, subject to image rights, etc…) and he can not ask third parties for a claim or remuneration, in this case the festival, since the author of the work is the only responsible.

  1. Photographies must be shotted with the camera of a mobile device (smartphone or tablet).
  2. The image can not be edited by any external software to your mobile device, like Photoshop or any desktop image processing program.
  3. It is allowed to edit the image by installed applications within the mobile device.
  4. In some cases we may ask the original image to verify that it’s taken with a mobile device.
  5. IMPORTANT: Criteria for judging in this category is on the photographer’s CREATIVE SKILLS to capture images through a mobile device.
  6.  You can register as many entries as you like. There is no limit on the photographs you upload to participate to win in any of the categories.
  7. Photographies may not have been previously present to any other contest.
  8. Photographies that are not published on the web are still participating in the contest.
  9. Photographs presented to the contest can be used to promote Movilfirst.
World's faces
Photos that speak directly from people and their surroundings, of great interest because it becomes a file of the Society. Capture the “Spirit” in people portrayed anywhere in the world.

«In the event that recognizable persons appear in the photograph, it must be accompanied by a letter signed by said persons authorizing the use of their image, or, in the case that said recognizable persons are minors, a letter signed by the father and the mother or guardians of the minor».

  • World’s faces Color Photography
  • World’s faces Black & White Photography

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World's places
Photos of any place, city or town, of their daily situations or traditions.

  • World’s places Color Photography 
  • World’s places Black & White Photography

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Photos of natural beauty of both wildlife, landscape, so on.

  • Natural beauty Color Photography 
  • Natural beauty Black & White Photography

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Photos to break the rules of photographic language.

  • Experimental Color Photography
  • Experimental Black & White Photography

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Self-portrait self-made from a mobile phone or tablet. People say that artists do self-portraits because they solve the problem of having to find a model.

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Architecture and design
Photos of the environment and its forms, buildings, structures, designs and visually interesting designs from the countryside to the city.

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