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CompanyRommel B. Lugada
Lead DesignersRommel Lugada
Design TeamCreative Direction / Art Direction / Graphic Design / Photography: Rommel Lugada
Prize(s)Gold in Print / Self-Promotion
Entry Description

Self-Promotion Campaign/Portfolio Project, 2018. A photo, graphic, and design composition series by a Filipino industrial designer/fine art photographer and his homage to design patterns from an object of Ergonomics. Composed and shot with in-camera's black and white setting. Merit: 1st Place in Advertising Category ("Advertising Photographer of the Year"), 1st Place in Conceptual, 1st Place in Self-Promotion, and 2nd Place in Fine Art/Abstract - International Photography Awards (PH) 2018. Honorable Mention Winner in Self-Promotion & Fine Art - International Photography Awards (USA) 2018.


Filipino product/graphic designer/fine art photographer (non-pro), and a part-time senior lecturer in School of Design and Arts, De La Salle-College of St. Benilde. Lead Industrial Designer, Rommel B. Lugada Design. BFA Industrial Design, University of Santo Tomas under the Design Center of the Philippines Scholarship Award (with earned units in Master of Fine Arts). Former Industrial Design Specialist, Design Center of the Philippines. Has worked with intensive product design and development for various multinational home design stores/clients in U.S.A., Europe, Australia & Asia.

Awards and Prize


Gold Winner, Graphic Design – Professional, Print / Self Promotion. International Design Awards (USA)

Bronze Winner, Fine Art Portfolio (Non-Pro), Tokyo International Foto Awards


1st Place in Fine Art Category, "Fine Art Photographer of the Year", (Non-Pro) International Photography Awards PH

1st Place in Advertising Category, "Advertising Photographer of the Year", (Non-Pro) International Photography Awards PH (Summary IPA PH 2018: 1st Place – 11, 2nd Place – 6, 3rd Place – 5, HM – 3)

Silver Winner, Graphic Design - Professional (Print/Self-Promotion), International Design Awards (USA)

Bronze Winner, Fine Art Portfolio (Non-Pro), Moscow Intl. Foto Awards

Bronze Winner, Nature/Flowers (Non-Pro), Moscow Intl. Foto Awards

Bronze Winner, People/Self-Portrait (Non-Pro) &
Hon. Mention Winner, Fine Art/Abstract (Non-Pro). Tokyo Intl. Foto Awards

2 Honorable Mention Winner. Fine Art & Advertising. International Photography Awards USA

Hon. Mention Winner. Nature/O (Non-Pro). PX3 Prix De La Photographie Paris

Hon. Mention Winner. Graphic Design - Professional. 11th London International Creative Competition

Nominee, 4th Fine Art Photography Awards, London (Wildlife/Animals, Non-Pro)

3 Hon. Mention Winner: IPA (USA), One-Shot - Harmony: Fine Art, People, Nature & Digitally Enhanced


1st Place Winner, Special/Micro (Non-Pro). International Photography Awards USA

1st Place in Fine Art Category - "Fine Art Photographer of the Year" (Gold, Non-Pro), International Photography Awards – PH and:

Gold, Abstract
Gold, Still Life
Gold, Self-Portrait
Gold, Flower
Gold, Micro
Gold, Editorial/Others
w/ other 4 Silvers, 8 Bronzes, & 20 HM

2 "Award of Excellence" in Black & White & Yellow Theme, Nikon 100th Anniversary, Manila

2002: Designer of the Best Booth Design (Exhibition Design), National Trade Fair 2002, Dep. of Trade & Industry, PH

1999: Designer of the Best Selling Prototype. National Trade Fair 1999, Dep. of Trade & Industry, PH