The photo called “Sunset in Tan Son Nhat Airport” taken by Pham Huu Tien was awarded the first prize at the photo contest themed “Ho Chi Minh City – The hidden charm”.
|This photo by Van Khanh is awarded second prize|
There were also two second prizes, three third prizes and ten consolation prizes. 100 photos including the 26 winning works will be selected for display during the City Tourism Festival 2008 to take place from April 18 to 20 at Dam Sen Park.
Launched in March, the contest received more than 600 pictures of 61 photographers nationwide. Entries show famous destinations, landscapes, civilized lifestyle, daily life, or sports.
The competition honoring the values of culture, history, and beauty of the city as well as promoting tourism is organized by the HCMC Department of Tourism, city’s Association of Photography and Vietravel Tourist Company.