Ha Noi (VNA) – The Viet Nam Association of Photographic Artists (VAPA) on Dec. 21 awarded the FUJIFILM Cup 2006” to winners of a competition on Viet Nam's 54 ethnic minority comunity.
Four out of 24 awarded photos won the A prize, 10 other photos, the B prize and the remaining received the C prize.
The winning photos featured the beauty of Vietnamese ethnic minority groups in normal life, culture, society and national defence.
In 2006, ten sets of black and white photos of VAPA members were granted gold medals of the International Federation of Photographic Art (FIAP), 11 VAPA members were conferred FIAP title and seven were recognised excellent photographers, said VAPA President Chu Chi Thanh.
VAPA members also won gold, silver and bronze medals in a number of international photo contests.-Enditem
Reprinted with permission from Vietnam News Agency