the ifnm Press Card is in quality PVC plastic just like your driver's license or credit cards. Your ID photo is manufactured into
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 / press card. The authenticity of a press pass and the ability to verify its authenticity are crucial for a journalist's everyday work. Police, government agencies, trade show and event organizers, press agencies, 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.
ifnm - Press Card !
Your international journalist Press Credentials 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 occasions 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?
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?
We accept online payments through PayPal, Google Checkout and by credit or debit card through PayPal or Google Checkout. 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.
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In most countries the press is not state controlled. Please note: Press cards are therefore issued by trade associations, trade unions or press agencies. 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 Credentials to media events and trade shows!
A - One-time fee US$ 60 | membership fee May - December 2013 US$ 38.67 | Total US$ 98.67 (80.00 EUR) Shipping and handling fees included.
B - One-time fee US$ 60 | membership fee May - December 2013 US$ 38.67 Including press car sign (US$ 20.00) valid till December 31, 2014. Total US$ 118.67 (95.50 EUR). Shipping and handling fees included.