The 25th Contest Corporate Prizes / 企業賞

Corporate Prizes: Companies offering the products below as prizes will select a winning shot from among the nominated photos. One person might even win more than one prize.

DUAL HANKO Prize/デュアル・ハンコ賞

DUAL HANKO/デュアル・ハンコ

A 16.5-millimeter-wide hanko given to the Winners of the Photo Contest
and the Visitors’ Caption Prize

“Hanko” stamps used by Japanese people in place of a signature are a popular souvenir with foreign visitors. Typical hanko only have two to five Japanese characters inscribed on them, whereas this hanko allows for more characters in letters from the Roman alphabet. A 16.5-millimeter-wide hanko goes for 3,000 yen, whereas an 18-millimeter-wide hanko costs 3,500 yen. The hanko comes with a lid and a pouch.


Noren Prize/のレン賞

Japanorama Cushion/ジャパノラマクッション

One Daruma goes to the winner of the Photo Contest,
and a Manekineko to the winner of the Visitors’ Caption Award. One for each winner, both small sized.

These cushions are made to resemble items that are symbolic of Japan. They’re not only excellent for your interior décor, but, being malleable, are also practical. They are smooth to the touch and don’t wrinkle easily. There are nine versions in total including Daruma, Manekineko, Bonsai, Ninja, and Sushi. Comes in S (small/1,200 yen) and L (large/2,000 yen) sizes. The large size cushion comes with a compression pack so that it’s convenient to carry around in a suitcase.


LCL Prize/LCL賞

LCL Mobile Charger/LCLモバイルチャージャー

To be given to the winner of the Photo Contest
and the winner of the Visitors’ Caption Prize.

This is a mobile charger that can connect to your smartphone or tablet via a USB cable. It is compact enough to be held in one hand, so it is easy to carry around. It’s convenient to use when you are on the go for long periods of time – such as travelling on an express bus or night coach – or when there are no other power outlets available. Length: 9.4 centimeters, width: 2.1 centimeters. Weight: approximately 75 grams. USB cable included. Not for sale in stores.
USBケーブルでスマートフォンやタブレットにつなぐと約1回分の充電ができるモバイルチャージャー。 片手で握れるほどコンパクトで、持ち運びしやすい。高速バスや夜行バスなど長時間乗り物で移動するときや電源のない場所で便利。本体の長さ9.4センチ、幅2.1センチ。重さ約75グラム。USBケーブルが付いている。非売品。

Contest Results Page

The Result of Best Caption Prize