In celebration of the 60th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China, the Beijing People's Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries is joining with other governmental departments to host "Beijing in the Eyes of Foreigners," a photo contest featuring works from foreign photographers working in China or other parts of the world. Enter the photo gallery >>
This event is organized by the Beijing People's Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries, Foreign Affairs Office of Beijing Municipal People's Government, Information Office of Beijing Municipal People's Government, Beijing Municipal Commission of Education and Beijing Association of Enterprises with Foreign Investment.
The theme of the contest is "The New Face of Beijing." It aims to give people from outside China an opportunity to better understand Beijing, its charms and, in particular, its changes.
Prize winners will be invited to take part in a press event for the contest in Beijing, and will be presented with a special collection of the prize-winning photos. At the conclusion of the contest, the Organizing Committee will hold an exhibition of top photos in Beijing, in addition to publishing them in a book.
The Beijing in the Eyes of Foreigners Photo Contest recognizes the following 50 photos as prize winners. The photographers are:
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Guillermo Urrutia Daglio
A Phi Chau
Daher "ReD" Ognita
John Raymond Ching Tiam
Mario Ignacio Artaza
Husam Eldeen Eltayeb
Daher “ReD” Ognita
Thi Hong Anh Tran