Photo contest promotes Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu tourism

Update: October, 25/2018 - 07:00
Beautiful images of Bà Rịa - Vũng Tàu, a famous tourist city of South Việt Nam, will be captured by the competitors in the photo contest Vẻ Đẹp Du Lịch Bà Rịa - Vũng Tàu (Beauty of Bà Rịa- Vũng Tàu), which was launched this week . — Photo Bảo Nghi
Viet Nam News

HCM CITY — Both Vietnamese and foreigners have been encouraged to join the photo contest Vẻ Đẹp Của Du Lịch Bà Rịa - Vũng Tàu (Beauty of Bà Rịa - Vũng Tàu) about Bà Rịa - Vũng Tàu Province and its people.

Organised by the province’s Department of Tourism, in co-operation with its partners, the event aims to promote the area’s tourism.

Images of tourist sites, historic architecture, and traditional culture and lifestyle are encouraged.  

The organisers 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 colour, and processed without editing.

Organisers 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.

Participants should send their work before November 11 to the organising board’s website http://thianhnetdepdulichbrvt2018 or

Organisers 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. — VNS