Body Art Festival 411

Welcome to the first ever Black Tape Project Art Festival in Negril Jamaica!

This Information will keep you up to date with important event details and itineraries. Please take the time to carefully read through this carefully and bookmark this page for future reference.


Due to global travel conditions, you must click on the link below and fill out the corresponding form prior to your arrival to Jamaica.



  • AIRPORT: Montego Bay - Sangster Airport - MBJ

  • HOTEL: Hedonism II - Negril, Jamaica

  • HOW TO GET THERE: Via Shuttle from MBJ to Negril.

  • COST: approximately $20-$30.

  • TIME: 40-50 minutes.

  • WHEN: May 15-19, 2022

  • WHAT: All Inclusive Accommodations (Lodging, Food + Unlimited Spirits)


A valid Passport is required for International travel to Jamaica. A valid Driver License or government issue ID is also needed to complete proper model and photographer releases so please bring both.  
Your luggage and ALL personal belongings are subject to search during customs clearance. To reduce your chance of delays, PLEASE PLAN ACCORDINGLY. Familiarize yourself with Jamaican laws and protocols before your trip.


Countries given (30) Day Jamaican VISA

Brazil, China, Costa Rica, Colombia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, France, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Japan, Martinique, Monaco, Panama, Poland, Portugal, Russian Federation, Slovak Republic, Spain, South Korea, Ukraine, Uruguay, Venezuela.

Countries given (90) Day Jamaican VISA

Austria, Belgium, Chile, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, South Korea, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Mexico, Kingdom of the Netherlands, Norway, San Marino, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United States of America.

  • After clearing customs, proceed to the "bus/taxi area" at the airport’s main lobby/exit.

  • All participants are responsible for transportation to and from the Montego Bay Airport (MBJ). VIPs have pre-paid for this service.

  • Tell the shuttle coordinators your destination is: “Hedonism II Resort” in Negril. The fee is estimated to be $20-$30 USD for a shuttle.

  • Be mindful of your luggage and belongings at all times.

  • Once you have arrived at The Resort, you may check-in at the Front Reservation Desk.



Please Bring:

  • 2 Forms of ID!  Passport is required for International travel to Jamaica.

  • Wardrobe: Several Swimsuits, cover ups, resort wear and accessories including jewelry, sunglasses, hats, etc.

  • Heels: Several pairs of heels. (Black, Nude, etc... NO clear heels.)

  • Sneakers: for the Games and the gym, always keep a pair of all white clean sneakers

  • Nails: For Hands and Toes: No loud color polishes. Neutrals, nudes and blush only.

  • Body: All personal hygiene items (toothbrush, hairbrush, deodorant, etc.) Body oil for swimwear shoots.

  • Sunblock: Avoid spray tan and unnatural tanning skin colors.

  • Beauty: Bring any needed makeup, lashes, etc. for all of your shoots.

  • Packing: Bring enough for One Large Suitcase. Do Not Overpack!


Bring everything you need to capture you best images but only bring the necessary items. Do Not Overpack. Doing so will make it difficult to clear customs.

Please Bring:

  • 2 Forms of ID! Passport is required for International travel to Jamaica.

  • Equipment:

Reflectors, Strobes, Light Modifiers, Triggers, Extension Cords, Empty sand bags (if necessary for your equipment).
Camera, Lenses, Flashes, Batteries, Chargers, etc... Please make sure to Label ALL of your equipment! Paradise Challenge is not responsible for lost, misplaced or damaged equipment.
Make sure to provide documentation for all your equipment. It may be subject for review by customs. 
      • Packing: Clothing for flights + days in Jamaica, Bathing suit(s), Hat, Sunglasses, Sunblock, etc.



      Be respectful of your roommate(s). You may be in a room with one or two other people. Respect their personal items, hygiene, and personal space.


      IF you have any additional questions about traveling, scheduling or what to pack, please contact us directly at