Sanya launches photography competition to promote tourism
Sanya tourism authority has announced the launch of a photography competition entitled “Discover the beauty of Sanya”, at Resort Intime Sanya on Wednesday.
The competition will last for a year, and feature different points covering natural scenery, historical sites, cultural traditions, and local life, as well as modern features.
The prize winner in the photo competition will receive 30,000 yuan, followed by 20,000 yuan for the first runner up, 10,000 yuan for the second runner up and 2,000 yuan for the third.
The 200 winning photographs will be announced in July next year, and their works will be displayed on the website sanyatour.com. As well as this, the local tourism authority will release a booklet featuring the prize winning photographs as well as organizing exhibitions of the photos at home and abroad to better promote the image of Sanya,
Speaking at the photo competition, Zhou Chunhua, the Director of Sanya Tourism Development Commission commented that the competition provides a good platform for visitors and Sanya-based photographers to to capture imaginative images of Sanya, and let more domestic and international tourists understand their perceptions of Sanya.