Photo of power plant wins Vietnam Journalists Association contest

Tran Dam’s “Cua Dat power plant construction” won the first prize in the “Vietnam – integration and development” photography contest organized by the Vietnam Journalists Association’s Press Photo Club.

"Cua Dat power plant construction” by Tran Dam

Second prizes were awarded to Cao Manh Tien’s “Overcoming destiny” and Huu Tuyen’s “War veterans.”

The organizers also gave away three third prizes and 10 encouragement prizes.

Launched in June to mark Vietnam Revolutionary Press Day, June 21, the contest received more than 3,700 photos from 268 artists.

The pictures had to portray images from politics, economy, culture, and society.

The awards were given away at a ceremony held in Hanoi January 20.

By V.Xuan – Translated by Kim Khanh

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