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Hulagway sa Pasko photo contest opens

November 22, 2018 By

Photographers and hobbyists, who may want to showcase their skills in photography, are invited to join the Hulagway sa Pasko Fiesta 2018.

The contest is open to all interested photographers, hobbyists or professionals, with no registration fee required.

All photos must be taken from November 23 or during the Pasko Fiesta opening until January 1, 2019; and should be based on the following categories:

Kahayag or photos taken during the Dan-ag Davao, Kahayag sa Pasko, Lamdag Parada, Parol sa Barangay and Belen Exhibit; Fiesta or photos taken during the Pasko Fiesta Salu-Salo, Siyam ka Kadlawon, Pasko Kumbira sa City Hall and Pasko Fiesta Carnival; Kasadya or photos taken during Koro sa Pasko, Sayaw sa Pasko Fiesta, Pasko Kasadya, Panayegon sa Davao and Banda Dasig; and Pahalipay or photos taken during Pasko Pahalipay sa Barangay, Pahalipay ni Santa, Pasko Daba Daba, Yugyugan sa Pasko Fiesta and Tugtugan sa Pasko Fiesta.

Interested participants should submit a minimum of one entry per category and a maximum of three entries per category.

The best photos will be based on these criteria: Composition (30%), Originality (30%), Creativity (30%) and Relevance to the Theme (10%).

Winning entries will receive the following prizes: P 20,000 and a trophy for the first placer, while the second placer will take home a cash prize of P15,000 with trophy. The third placer will receive P10,000 and a trophy.

A Mayor’s Choice entry will be awarded with P 5,000 pesos and a trophy. There will also be 17 runners-up, who will receive P 2,000 each. CIO