Vietnam was honoured with a gold, a bronze and four honourary certificates at an international photo contest in Croatia held by the International Federation of Photographic Art (FIAP) and the Croatia Federation of Photographic Art.
|'Way Home' by Nguyen Thai Phien from HCM City wins
gold medal in the black and white photo.|
The results were announced on the Internet on October 26. Under this, the photo 'Loi Ve' (Way Home) of Nguyen Thai Phien of Ho Chi Minh City won gold medal in the black and white photo section . Pham Anh Dung won a bronze for his 'Lao Len Phia Truoc' (Dashing Forward) in coloured photos.
Four honorary certificates belonged to 'Di Lam' (Going to Work) of Dao Tien Dat from Quy Nhon; 'Ben Doi' (Wharf of Waiting) of Nguyen Thai Phien; 'Cau Nguyen' (Praying) of Hoang Trung Thuy and 'Ve Lang' (Returning to the Village) of Nguyen Thi Thanh Son of Ho Chi Minh City.
This 29th saw an entry of 2,968 photos of 591 photographers from 49 countries. This international art photo contest is held very two years with free theme and with black and white and coloured photos.
The prize presentation ceremony will be held in mid November in Zagreb, Croatia.
Reprinted with permission from Nhan Dan Newspaper.