“Gender and Poverty” Finalists Announced – Vote Now!
Photo Contest HK Phase II- Gender and Poverty received over 1,000 photo submissions in a month! 12 finalists were selected by guest judge Former Magnum Photographer Simon Wheatley.
The finalists have been placed on photocontest.hk website and members of the public are welcome to vote for their favourite photo among the 12. Voting period ends 26th November, 2012.
VOTE NOW FOR YOUR FAVOURITE PHOTO! Voters who vote for the winning photos stand a chance to win attractive prizes. (Social Enterprise coupons valued at $500-$1500)
Photo Contest HK as part of the WYNG Photography Project intends to stimulate discussion and encourage social responsibility on important issues in Hong Kong through PHOTOGRAPHY. The winner, first runner-up and second runner-up would receive HK$20,000, HK$10,000 and HK$5,000.
Photo Contest HK intends to set up a photo library, where the images are granted Creative Commons licenses, so photographs can be used for lectures and promotion of non- commercial nature with appropriate attribution, as well as being a photographic history of Hong Kong.