The 9th 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.

kigyo9-1CCP Prize/シー・シー・ピー賞

Nano Falcon DigiCam Helicopter Drone /
カメラ付き超小型ヘリコプター ナノファルコンデジカム

This camera built into a super miniature helicopter can also be used as a conventional digital camera. There are two different settings: the “camera helicopter mode” for taking photos from the air while controlling the helicopter’s flight by remote control and “the digicam mode” for taking conventional pictures with the helicopter camera mounted on top of the remote control. The product won the Japan Toy Grand Prix in the high target toy category. Resolution: 300,000 pixels. Continuous flying time: about four minutes. Length of the helicopter: about 13 centimeters. User’s manual in Japanese. 8,980 yen.

Presented to the corporate prize winner of the Photo Contest.



Fans of the game of kendama can be found all over the world. A sense of balance is necessary to get the ball onto the plate, or to insert the sharp end of the stick into a hole in the ball. There are over 1,000 ways to do this. The balls of these kendama are decorated with Japanese-style pictures. There are five models available: octopus dumpling, daruma doll, kabuki, ninja, and maiko. Made of wood. Height: 18 centimeters. The string is made of nylon, a fabric that doesn’t easily tangle. Price: 2,350 yen.

The maiko model (on the right) will be awarded to the winner of the Photo Contest and the winner of the Visitors’ Caption Prize.

kigyo9-3Maruyama Tea Products Prize / 丸山製茶賞

Mount Fuji Reversible Can / 富士山リバーシブル缶

Emblazoned with images of Mount Fuji, these cans of green tea leaves are a popular item at airports and duty-free shops. Each side of the can is decorated with an image; one of the Shizuoka side where tea plantations spread around the foothills of Mount Fuji and the other from the Yamanashi Side where Akafuji (Red Fuji) is reflected on the surface of a lake. Each can contains 30 grams of tea. Price: 850 yen.

Each winner of the Photo Contest and the winner of the Visitors’ Caption Prize will be given this product.

000000000040_1Isshindo Honpo Prize / 一心堂本舗賞

Tezuka Osamu World Face Pack / 手塚治虫ワールドフェイスパック

This is the 16th edition of the design face pack series – which has sold more than 1.3 million units in total. This time the motifs are “Astro Boy” and “Black Jack,” both signature works of TEZUKA Osamu, who is considered by Japanese to be “the God of Manga.” Price: 900 yen for two sheets (including tax).

Each winner of the Photo Contest and the winner of the Visitors’ Caption Prize will be given this product.

Contest Results Page

The Result of Best Caption Prize