Third Expats Eye Shenzhen (深圳) Photo Contest winners
This year’s contest was held from Aug. 3 to Oct. 8, and for the first time, it was divided into humanistic and nature categories.
The humanistic category (C1) accepted entries related to Shenzhen’s cityscape, cultural heritages, sports and arts, international communities and more, while the nature category (C2) accepted entries on Shenzhen’s natural landscape, ecology (animals and plants) and human-nature relationships.
The humanistic category has one first prize, two second prizes, four third prizes, 13 merit prizes and 27 finalist awards. The nature category has one first prize, two second prizes, four third prizes, seven merit prizes and 15 finalist awards.
The first-prize winners will each receive a cash prize of 10,000 yuan (US$1,529); the second-prize winners will each receive 8,000 yuan; the third-prize winners will each receive 3,000 yuan; the merit-prize winners will each receive 1,000 yuan and a cash prize of 800 yuan will be offered to the each winner of the finalist awards.
An awards ceremony and exhibition featuring the contest’s winning works will be held at the Bay Opera of Shenzhen in Bao’an District later this month.
The organizers will later contact the winners for information of the ceremony and for giving the prize money.
Add: The city exhibition hall of the Bay Opera of Shenzhen, Bao’an District (宝安区深圳滨海艺术中心城市展厅)
Metro: Line 5 to Baohua Station (宝华站), Exit A
The first-prize winners are “Well-recorded Event” by Thomas Edison Harvey from the U.S. for the humanistic category and the “Wildest Shenzhen” photo series by Isaac Cohen from Colombia for the nature category. Each winner will receive a 10,000-yuan cash prize.
The second-prize winners are the “Clothing Repair Street in Yantian” photo series by Yuriy Tarasenko from the Republic of Moldova (By YuKo Photography) and “Yantian Port at Night (货柜场的夜景)” by Hiyane Yusuke from Japan for the humanistic category, and the “Colors of the Wild” photo series by Ashley Main from the U.K. and “Hidden Gems” photo series by Francisco Vergara from Chile for the nature category. Each winner will receive an 8,000-yuan cash prize.
“Clothing Repair Street in Yantian”
YuKo Photography 2021 / Second prizes / Shenzhen City / China
The third-prize winners for the humanistic category are “Keep It Real” by Jeremy David Smith from Canada, “New Family” by Andres Fernando Martinez Herrera from Ecuador, “Hardwork (兄弟加油)” by Jesus Eduardo Campos Semeno from Mexico and the “Shenzhen Must-see Spots” photo series by Nikolay Kruzhilin from Russia.
The third-prize winners for the nature category are “Cool Breeze” by Peter Watson from Australia, “After Diving” by Romario Severino from Brazil, the “Free Soaring” photo series by Giulia Curtolo from Italy, and “Soak in Rain” by Bambie Olorvida from the Philippines.
All third-prize winners will each receive a 3,000-yuan cash prize.