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Great support in the art of photography from the Metropolitan

5 thousand 749 works from 51 countries participated in the International Photography Contest organized by Denizli Metropolitan Municipality and Denizli Photography Society (DEFSAD) this year. 219 photographs worthy of awards among thousands of works were presented in the 2nd International Photography Competition Exhibition.
11.09.2018

The 2nd International Photography Contest organized by Denizli Metropolitan Municipality and Denizli Photography Society (DEFSAD) has ended. The best works participating in the competition will be presented in an exhibition. 374 photographers from 51 countries participated in the competition with 5749 photographs. The works submitted from all over the world from Vietnam to Spain, from India to Brazil were carefully examined by the jury. After the evaluation results, 219 photographs worthy of awards were presented in an exhibition organized at Denizli Metropolitan Municipality Turan Bahadır Exhibition Hall. Denizli Metropolitan Municipality Deputy Secretary-General Mustafa Gökoğlan, DEFSAD Honorary President Mehmet Çakır, invited guests and art lovers attended the program. DEFSAD Honorary President Çakır said, ''374 photographers from 51 countries participated in the competition organized together with Denizli Metropolitan Municipality with 5749 photographs, which is an important participation on behalf of our province.''


219 works are exhibited


In his speech, Deputy Secretary-General Gökoğlan expressed his support for both national and international photo competitions as a metropolitan city. Gökoğlan said, ''The photographs participated in the competition were selected with great care by our jury. We will see 219 prizes here today. We thank the DEFSAD family for their contributions and to the Denizli Metropolitan Municipality Osman Zolan. ''After the speeches, Deputy Secretary-General Gökoğlan and his entourage inaugurated the exhibition, which can be visited until September 13.


The contest held on 6 categories


5,749 works of 374 photographers from 51 countries participated in the 2nd International Photography Competition held on a total of six categories.  219 photographs participated in the competition were awarded.