Art photo contest attracts all levels
June 26, 2008
|Art photo contest attracts all levels|
|13:07′ 23/06/2008 (GMT+7)|
VietNamNet Bridge – Alcatel-Lucent and Vnphoto.net officially launched an art photo contest entitled Alcatel-Lucent: Torward a Better Life in the capital last weekend.
The contest is aimed at encouraging professional and amateur photographers to take real photos of vivid contemporary lives and the ways that they are being changed by advances in IT and communications.
The contest’s panel of judges includes three experienced professional photographers from the Viet Nam Artistic Photographers’ Association, three representatives from Alcatel-Lucent – a leading firm of IT and communications in France – and one from Venus Communications.
The first prize is VND10 million, the second prize is VND7 million and the third prize, VND4 million. Three other additional prizes – for the work receiving the highest votes, the photo taken by a mobile phone, and the piece with the most interesting name, will receive VND2 million each.
All photo entries, which must have been taken under one year ago, should be sent to Venus Communications, 58 Trieu Viet Vuong, Hanoi. For, additional information call 84-4-944 70 66.
All chosen photos will be available on the website www.vnphoto.net.
The organising board began selecting photos on June 20 and will continue receiving entries until August 28, 2008. Winners will be announced through the mass media on September 15.
(Source: Viet Nam News)