The competition is jointly held by the city’s Department of Culture and Sports, the Vietnam Association of Photographic Artists (VAPA), the Department of Fine Arts, Photography and Exhibition (APE), and the Hanoi Association of Photographic Artists.
Photos must capture the beauty of Hanoi and Hanoians and convey messages themed around either “Thang Long, Hanoi a thousand years of culture”, “the Heroic Capital”, “the city for peace”, “Hanoi: integration and development”, or “Hanoi-Green-Clean-Beautiful.”
Both amateur and professional photographers in Vietnam and overseas are eligible to submit their works. Each contestant is allowed to send a maximum of two entries which can include either a single photo or a collection of five to eight photos
The organisers will accept submissions on the websites www.tuhaohanoi.com or www.hanoiaspride.com from November 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019.
The award ceremony and exhibition of winning photos will take place in downtown Hanoi in October next year.