March 11, 2017 |  IFB Garden

After a week of screenings and exhibition openings all around Yangon, the Yangon Photo Festival culminates with its Photo Night where the best Myanmar photo-stories are screened to a large public audience in front of a jury of international personalities. This year State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi was attended as the president of the jury. Among other prizes such as DSLR cameras, two photographers will win a chance to study photography in Europe

Here is the list of the winners 2017:

Professional Category

First Prize:The Forgotten War by Hkun Lat

Second Prize:The Colony by Pyay Kyaw Aung

Third Prize:Beautiful Girl by Ko Myo

Fourth Prize:The Others by Sai Htin Linn Htet

Emerging Category

First Prize:The Trap by Seng Mai

Second Prize:Smoky Mountain by Mauk Kham Wah

Third Prize:Stomach Ache by Tay Za Linn

Fourth Prize:The Last Straw of Hope by Rita Khin

Fifth Prize:May You Help Us by Pho Thar

Sixth Prize:Again by Zinghtung Yawng Htang