KOTA KINABALU: A photography competition will be held for the 10th Sabah International Folklore Fetival (SIFF) from 10 to 15 August, with various prizes to be won.
Sabah Tourism Board (LKNS) in its statement today said the total winning prizes are up to RM7,700 cash for the winners.
First place winner will take home RM1,500, while second and third place will receive RM1,000 and RM700 each, and 15 participants will get the consolation prizes of RM300.
Eight categories will be contested in the competition, including SIFF Village, Folk Art Festival, International Folk Dance, Sabah Ethnic Cultural Monument programme, KK International Cultural Parade, Traditional Crafts and Cuisine Exhibition, and Tourism Visit.
The photography contest is open for all Malaysians and their photos must be original and taken during the 2015 SIFF.
Participants are required to send three printed 10R photos with their personal information, and submitted to Balai Seni Lukis Sabah in 15 August before 11.00am.
“No digital touch-ups and watermarks are allowed on submitted photos.
The winner will be announced at the same day during the Final Night for International Folk Dance and SIFF Closing Night.
Individuals interested to take part in the competition can get further information by calling Rinah Linggom by the number 019-8400178. – SayangSabah