Update : 2017-01-11 00:56:46
Winners of Samsung photography contest awarded
Sun Online Desk
Samsung Electronics, the global leader in consumer electronics has announced the names of the winners of the photography contest titled ‘This is Bangladesh”. Each winner has received a 32 inch Samsung TV as reward of their creativity.
The competition was arranged to portray Bangladesh positively with picturesque photographs in digital media and recognize amateur photographers who captured the photos.
According to the announcement, Md. Abdul Momin of Bogra spots the 1st place, Imtiaz Uddin of Dhaka secures 2nd place and Tonmoy Chowdhury of Dhaka is 3rd winners of the ‘This is Bangladesh’ contest.
Abdul Momin has received a 32 inch Samsung Smart TV, Imtiaz Uddid has received a 32 inch Samsung Music TV and Tonmoy Chowdhury has received a 32 inch Samsung Basic LED TV as award.
The contest was kicked off on 1st December, 2016 in Samsung Bangladesh’s official Facebook page “Samsung Bangladesh” asking participants to upload any photo of Bangladesh taken by them with hashtag This is Bangladesh (#ThisIsBangladesh).
Samsung received more than five hundred photographs from the contestants out of which nine photos were shortlisted by Samsung Electronics Bangladesh. These nine photographs were then uploaded in Facebook for public voting in and were judged by freelance photographers.
While announcing the winners of the competition, Firoze Mohammad, Head of Consumer Electronics, Samsung Electronics Bangladesh said, “Samsung Electronics has always recognized the efforts to portray Bangladesh positively and with this contest we have acknowledged the efforts of the brilliant young photographers who have brought some of the best photographs of Bangladesh under light.’’ He also said, ‘’All the contestants have submitted incredible photographs of beautiful Bangladesh and we have selected the best three photographers as the winners of ‘This is Bangladesh’ photography contest.”
Md. Abdul Momin the 1st winner of the ‘This is Bangladesh’ contest says, “Couple of days ago from my Facebook timeline, I noticed Samsung Bangladesh’s “This is Bangladesh” contest and participated in it. I am excited to win the First prize and to have selected the number one photo of this contest. I am thankful to Samsung Bangladesh for organizing this contest and helped to portray the natural beauty of Bangladesh.”