Federation of Multicultural Photographic Art – FMPA

Founded by Hon Patron Wellington Lee HonFPSA HonFRPS HonEFIAP and Tony Le Kim Thuan HonEFIAP HonFICS 


For all affiliated societies of USPA SWAN FMPA applicant must follow the sequence apply for the next level on approval of the previous level. Candidate May Apply Sequence FMPA Distinction Any Time – No Limited Time


FMPA awards the following distinction titles to the successful photographic artists who have met obligation and requirements of the distinction titles.

EFMPA – Excellence Federation Multi-Cultural Photographic Art 

Applicant who has
Fifty (50) images accepted with
Fifty (50) different titles within a maximum of two (2) years, in at least
Fifteen (15) different international salons of
Fifteen (15) different countries including
Ten (10) Awards from
Ten (10) countries with
Ten (10) title images
under ICS or PSA or FIAP salon patronage as mandatory.

MFMPA – Master Federation Multi-Cultural Photographic Art 

Applicant must submit a portfolio of Twenty-five (25) works consisting of 

Five (5) photo portraits,
Five (5) photo documentary / pictorial,
Five (5) photo sports,
Five (5) photo daily life in city or in village, and
Five (5) photo natures. 

Applicant may submit a mixed color and black-and-white portfolio. 

A portfolio-style of presentation is required and must coherent from its conception to its realization and presentation. Image digital file size either vertical or horizontal format the longest side length must: 2000 x 1333 300 dpi jpg

Hon.EFMPA – Honorary Excellence Federation Multicultural Photographic Art

Hon.EFMPA is the highest service distinction of FMPA.
FMPA awards the distinction title to those whose have judged international salon at least:

Ten (10) times at the same club, or
Five (5) times at different clubs by invitation, and / or 

Five (5) times chairman of international exhibition 

The salons must be recognized by Photographic Society of America and / or Federation Internationale de L’Art Photographique and the Image Colleague Society, International.  

Potential candidates must submit the application outlined the photographic services record or judging service must note the name of salon, year, and patronage number as mandatory. 

Personal photographic achievement is NOT the weight of such title.


Candidate for FMPA Distinction Application. Please Contact to: Chairman of Distinction Service: 

Koh Kok Hwa 

Hon Life Chairman ICS and Affiliated Societies Honors Committee

E-mail: <koh45@hotmail.com