30 November
Brunei Muara

The Brunei December Festival 2017 (BDF 2017) Photography Competition is part of the BDF 2017 series of events and activities. Organised by Politeknik Brunei with the support of the Tourism Development Department, Ministry of Primary Resources and Tourism, and sponsored by Progresif Cellular Sendirian Berhad, is a useful platform for photography enthusiasts and professionals to showcase their artistic work and talent.

It is opened to all citizens and residents of all ages residing in Brunei Darussalam. There are two categories of competition: 1. People and moments from the month-long BDF 2017; 2. Places of interest in Brunei Darussalam. Participants can enter one or both categories but the photos must be original and have not been published in any publication in or outside of the country. Each participant can submit up to 3 photos for each category, but only the best one shall be entered for the grand prize.

The final submission date of photos is on 13 January 2018, and winners will be announced at a special presentation ceremony at a later date.

Further information on rules and regulations can be had at the Politeknik Brunei's official website,, or through the Tourism Brunei's website at

Please find the link of the online forms for both categories here:

Category 1

Category 2