KUCHING, Nov 25: The Kuching South City Council (MBKS) together with Sarawak Rivers Board is holding the “Kuching In Your Eyes 2.0: Sungai Tabuan Edition” photography contest with a total of RM2,800 in prizes to be won.
The contest aims to promote Kampung Sungai Tabuan and Kampung Sungai Apong as well as the lifestyles, traditions and cultures of the various communities in the area.
Apart from that, it also aims to recognise talented and creative photographers in Kuching City, and also to showcase the very best of diversity in photography to a wide audience and engage the public with meaningful and powerful imagery.
Among the characteristics that should be illustrated in the photos are harmony of the landscape, natural environment, history, culture, buildings and peoples, and distinctive or rarely seen characteristics of Sungai Tabuan as well as parks or open spaces under the jurisdiction of MBKS.
The contest starts on Dec 1. Entry forms may be downloaded from MBKS’s website at https://mbks.sarawak.gov.my or obtained from the Licensing and Public Health Unit (Unit Perlesenan dan Kesihatan Awam) on the second floor of the MBKS headquarters here.
Photos and completed forms must be submitted by December 16, 2019 (Monday) before 9.30 am, to Licensing and Public Health Unit (Unit Perlesenan dan Kesihatan Awam) on the second floor of the MBKS headquarters here.
The contest is free of charge to enter and the winners will received prizes in form of cash and certificates, which are RM1,000 and a certificate for the 1st prize, RM500 and a certificate for thr 2nd prize, and RM300 and a certificate for the 3rd prize.
Ten consolation prizes of RM100 and certificates will also be up for grabs. — DayakDaily