The ifnm Press Card is in quality PVC plastic just like your driver's license or credit cards. Your ID photo is manufactured into the cards.
One-time fee USD 60
Yearly fee USD 58
ifnm issued Press Cards are valid for up to a year (current year), after which they must (can, no any obligation for you) be renewed.
Renewal only for existing ifnm Press Card members (holders).
Only if you were issued with an ifnm Press Pass / Press ID.
If you wish to prolong your ifnm membership and press card for another year you will be required to pay the membership fee for the following year (annual fee US $ 58).
ifnm members are official registered on our website and are authorized to use the ifnm name affix or the ifnm logo “Member of International Federation of New Media” or “Member of ifnm” on their website, business cards, letterheads or other business documents. The ifnm online verification system provides current status of press pass and the ifnm membership. Trade show organizers, press agencies, event organizers, and providers of favorable conditions for the press can make an online search in order to verify whether accredited journalists or press photographers are officially registered through ifnm.
In most countries the press is not state controlled. Please note: Press cards are therefore issued by trade associations, trade unions or press agencies. IFNM has gained a great deal of respectability and recognition over the years so having a credential that identifies you and your crew as professionals in the area is an important tool to get the message across to your audience. Needless to say, it is also nice to get the photo-sound excess luggage rate from the airlines when you travel with journalistic gear to a location. This is a major advantage for journalism professionals, who need their equipment at all times. Learn how to travel on a low budget and be treated like a VIP with your ifnm International Press Card!
Basically everybody can exercise the activity as a journalist or media representative. The occupational access is free. The variety and speed of the journalistic work in times of globalization and digitalization, Internet and Co (NEW MEDIA) is submitted to a constant change. It is essential that people who act as journalists are prepared to face daily challenges. However in spite of all the merits, one important thing should not be overlooked: you should simply enjoy your press work. Having this motivation is a fundamental requirement in order to be able to provide excellent work to the highest standards.
Become a Member of ifnm independent press and photographic agency ! Your international journalist Press Credential to media events and trade shows!
Freedom of the Press is a right of all free people. The extension of that right to electronic media has been established with the revolution in the Internet. No longer is that right granted only to print media.
Our press card / press pass gives credibility to its holder and on many occasi-ons opens doors to bigger things.
The ifnm Press Card is a voluntary scheme for issuing press / media credentials to professional or freelance journalists and photographer. Journalists, photographers, bloggers, part or full-time news gatherers working for the international, national, regional, local or online press can apply for a Press Pass through ifnm.
Being an ifnm member just got a whole lot better. Ifnm has gone from strength to strength, since first offering membership and press cards to the growing number of freelance and professional journalists and photographers involved in the new media generation. The benefits of an ifnm press card are well known, and our reputation continues to grow.You too can benefit from an ifnm press card and all the advantages that membership brings. Apply now and start to realize your true potential.
How much does an ifnm Membership including Press Card cost?
SPECIAL OFFER! two cards - 2014 and 2015 ! Pay the normal annual price for 2015 and receive the remainder of 2014 for free!
One-time fee US$ 60 | membership fee 2014 and 2015 US$ 58.00 | Total US$ 118.00 (97.00 EUR) Shipping and handling fees included.
SPECIAL OFFER (two cards - 2014 and 2015 including press car sign valid till Dec. 31. 2016)!
Pay the normal annual price for 2015 and receive the remainder of 2014 for free!
One-time fee US$ 60 | membership fee 2014 and 2015 US$ 58.00 | Including press car sign. Total US$ 138.00 (112.00 EUR). Shipping and handling fees included.
The yearly ifnm membership fee will be calculated proportionately for the current year. If a membership commences in May, only the months from May to December will be charged.
How can I become a member of the ifnm?
We have endeavored to make this process as simple and secure as possible. You can complete the application form in a few minutes online. To do this just click on the button “become a member”.
What forms of payments are accepted?
Payment is processed online through PayPal and Amazon Payments, credit card or debit card through PayPal and Amazon or offline by U.S. Bank check or money order (PAYMENT OPTIONS). We currently accept payments in two currencies (USD and EUR).
Currency note: Our prices are quoted in USD. All EUR prices will therefore be converted from USD to EUR at current money market exchange rates.
Your ifnm press documents will be dispatched within 7 – 15 business days from the receipt of your application form, ID photo and payment.
You must be over 18 years of age to apply for a ifnm press card. The Press Cards, without exception, will be sent to the address as stated in your application form.
Make your work easier by being a part of our media organization.
SPECIAL OFFER - Limited Time Only!
Two ifnm press cards - 2014 and 2015 ! Pay the normal annual price for 2015 and receive the remainder of 2014 for free!
ifnm - Press Card / Press Pass !
Your international journalist Press Credentials to media events and trade shows !