|Tradition: A villager making Cốm (sticky rice)photo by Nguyễn Thị Phượng Hồng win special prize at the Canon Marathon contest in Hà Nội last week.|Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — Nguyễn Thị Phượng Hồng, has topped 3,000 entrants to win the special prize of Canon Marathon contest 2016 for her photo Hà Nội Autumn Smile.
Her photo shows a villager making Cốm (sticky rice ), a traditional job of Vòng Village and special dish of Hà Nội in Autumn.
She won a trip to Japan worth US$5,000, a Canon camera and printer.
Meanwhile, Nguyễn Hoàng Nam, Nguyễn Phương Nghi and Vũ Minh Đức won first prize for different themes while Nguyễn Quang Minh, Nguyễn Kim Hiền and Nguyễn Trọng Chuyên bagged second prize and Lê Việt Khánh, Hồ Anh Tài and Hồ Anh Đức won third prize.
Jurywoman Hà Kin said “ I was very impressed with the photos, mostly taken by amateur photographers.” — VNS