The contest aims to honor natural heritage and culture in Vietnam through photos, including topics such as nature, intangible and tangible culture, life and markets in regions in Vietnam.

This year's topic focuses on close values and simple beauty in Vietnamese life, promising to show photographers’ talent and honor national cultural values.

Entries submitted to the contest can be either single images or photo sets. Each competitor is allowed to submit a maximum of four sets of photos and four single photos for each topic.

Photos should be sent to the organizing board before September 15th.

Works display at the Vietnam Heritage Photo Awards exhibition 2016 (Source:
Some 100 excellent photos chosen from entries submitted to the contest will be exhibited online and introduced to people in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh and Da Nang cities.

The winning photos will be announced in late November./.

Compiled by BTA