Both locals and expats are welcomed to join the photo contest Beauty of Ba Ria – Vung Tau (“Vẻ Đẹp Của Du Lịch Bà Rịa – Vũng Tàu) about Ba Ria – Vung Tau Province and its people.
The contest organized by Department of Tourism, in co-operation with its partners, the event aims to promote the area’s tourism. VNS reported.
Images of tourist sites, historic architecture, and traditional culture and lifestyle are encouraged.
The organizers hope the contest will discover new talents and introduce local people and their lifestyles
Submissions should be original works taken after December 2016. They should not have been submitted in previous competitions or exhibited publicly.
The works should be in black-and-white or color, and processed without editing.
Organizers said a high priority would be given to entries focusing on creative and unique views and presentations.
Entries may be submitted as a single photograph, a set of photos, or as a photo essay of no more than 10 items, including captions.
Organizers will award six top prizes and six consolation prizes worth VNĐ68 million (US$3,500) in December.
The best photos will be published in newspapers and exhibited in public places in the province.