Here are the entries and winners of our PhotoWorld Cup-given theme contest for April 2017, "Love". Cheers to all who submitted and voted. Top 5 get slots to the PWC national contest.
5th Place : 15 points (7 votes) / ENTRY 14 / BRIAN SANTOS
4th Place : 17 points (7 votes) / ENTRY 7 / ALIH VIAJE
3rd Place : 22 points (11 votes) / ENTRY 8 / BOBBY JO
2nd Place : 35 points (14 points) / ENTRY 6 / ELENA TAEZA
1st Place : 50 points (21 votes) / ENTRY 13 / AWEL DIONISIO
Congratulations, Awel! 1st Place gets an extra 10 points, 2nd Place gets 7, 3rd Place gets 5, 4th Place gets 3, and 5th Place gets 2 points for the 2017 Photographer Of The Year competition. Participants automatically get 3 points for submitting entries.
April 2017 Theme Contest "Love" Entries (Click thumbnails to view photos in full)
Two wildcard entries for the PWC competition, as picked by Focus Competition Officer Amen Alcoriza and PWC Adviser Joey Ramos :
WILDCARD PICK : ENTRY 11 / LHEO HALILI
WILDCARD PICK : ENTRY 22 / RED BAUTISTA
Entries from previous Focus Photographers Of The Year :
GUARANTEED SLOT : JAY SALVADOR (FOCUS PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR 2014)
GUARANTEED SLOT : CHI LOPEZ (FOCUS PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR 2015)
GUARANTEED SLOT : JER SANDEL (FOCUS PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR 2016)
PHOTOWORLD CUP RESULT :
Advanced To Top 30 (Finalist) : ELENA TAEZA + ALIH VIAJE + BOBBY JO
Competition is fun
At Focus Bulacan, we strive to improve every member's photography skills. One way to do this is to constantly challenge each other with photo contests. All competition is posted here, for voting and for announcement of results. Good luck!