The “Working and Playing” photo contest is now finished and the winners are announced below. We had entries from 17 young Lao photographers who submitted sets of 4-6 photos telling a story about working and/or playing. Great to see so many entries and such fabulous photography including from some who started in photography only a couple of months ago.
Congratulations to Lee Hue
, 1st prize for a set of 6 photos on “Woodcarving,” Xeng Yang
, 2nd prize for 6 photos on “Village Life,” Youa Lao
, 3rd prize for 6 photos on “A Hmong Khene,” Sinxay “Touy” Thavixay
, honorable mention for a set of 6 photos on “Construction” and Mem Maikeo
a special prize for best beginner set, 6 photos on “Making Lao Food.” Individual photos noted for excellence include 1 photo, “Playing at Sunset
” by Youa Lee, 1 photo, “Playing in the Sand
” by Novice Mai Lattanavong, and 1 photo, “Water Play
” by Toutou Thor.
This contest is sponsored by @ My Library
and Statement Arts
. Special thanks to Ari Espay
for judging the contest.