The Opening ceremony and the Awarding ceremony of Hung Yen’s Tourism Photo Contest 2017
In the morning of October 19th, 2017 in Hung Yen Conference Center in Hung Yen city, Hung Yen Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism organizes the Opening ceremony and the Awarding ceremony of Hung Yen’s Tourism Photo Contest 2017.
Attending the Opening ceremony are Mr. Vu Quoc Khanh - Mr. Vu Quoc Khanh – the President of Vietnam Photographers Association, Mr. Nguyen Duy Hung – the Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee, Mr. Pham Van Nghe - the Deputy Director of the Provincial Commission for Propaganda and Training, Mr. Tran Dang Tuan – the Director of Hung Yen Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism together with delegates from provincial departments and agencies, central and local press agencies and photographers throughout the country.
Opening the speech, Mr. Tran Dang Tuan – the Head of the Competition Organizer emphasized, "The contest and photo exhibition of Hung Yen tourism in 2017 is a chance for Hung Yen province to introduce attractive destinations, famous specialties to the friends inside and outside the country. It is also the opportunity to exchange, learn and create works in order to enhance the understanding and cohesion between provinces in the region and throughout the country, contributing to the development of Hung Yen tourism in particular and tourism in the region and country in general".
According to the organizers, the contest has attracted a large number of photographers nationwide with more than 1000 works of 37 authors. The organizers have received, coded photos, classified photos by topic and set up jury with the main components are the outstanding photographers of the Association of Photographers Vietnam. The jury has selected 119 exhibits including 16 prize-winning works (01 first prize, 02 second prizes, 03 third prizes and 10 consolation prizes).
From a variety of perspectives on the lens, the artist's photographs give the viewers a deep appreciation of the culture, history, nature and people of Hung Yen land. These are the creative inspirations of the authors, which creates the attraction, attracts tourists to experience and explore and contributes to the development of tourism.
The Exhibition “Hung Yen’s Tourism Photo 2017” lasts until October 20th, 2017 at Hung Yen Conference Center.