Long’s photo shortlisted in Britain

VietNamNet Bridge – Ly Hoang Long figures among the world’s top environment photographers, with one of his photos being included among the top 111 photos of an international contest in the United Kingdom.

relate news
VN photographer nabs int’l prizeLy Hoang Long wins int’l photo award
Just checking: Ly Hoang Long's photo.

Just checking: Ly Hoang Long’s photo.

His photo, entitled Checking Fishing Net, features a fisherman checking his nets in a blue-water river, an idyllic scene in Viet Nam’s countryside.

More than 10,000 entries by photographers from 60 nations in the world were received by the Environmental Photographers of the Year contest, which focuses on issues ranging from sustainable development to poverty, climate change and human rights.

The shortlisted entries will be displayed at The Royal Geographical Society Exhibition in London from June 22 to July 10, before being displayed in a mobile exhibition around the United Kingdom.

The winner of the 5,000-pound (US$7,800) award, which was set up in 2007 by the Chartered Institute of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM), will be announced on June 25.

Long, who is based in Lam Dong Province, has won more than 200 prizes in photography in and outside the country, and has been nicknamed the “King of digital photos”.

Source: VNS

Bui Huu Hung: “Recollection” @ Apricot Gallery, London

By:  Alain Truong Bui Huu Hung, Emperor, Lacquer on canvas, h: 135 x w: 127 cm / h: 53.1 … [Read More...]

Vietnamese Lacquer Painting (Sơn Mài)

Ha Noi Scratchpad December 27 , 2009 … [Read More...]

The importance of the local art market

Vietnam's Doi Moi (renovation) painting period in the 90s marked great success in both arts and … [Read More...]

Les demoiselles de la guere

Marc Wellmann Vietnamese ar tist Nguyen Xuan Huy, born in Hanoi in 1976, first came to Germany in … [Read More...]

Dinh Q. Le’s Woven Imagery Connects Culture — A Review

Posted on Jul 9, 2012diaCRITICS is excited to reprint this review of Dinh Q. Lê's show at Shoshana … [Read More...]

More Articles to read on

Speak Your Mind

*