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Photo exhibition features Hanoian lifestyles

A photo exhibition about the elegance and lifestyles of the Hanoi capital is being held in the city, attracting public attention.

The exhibition displays 50 excellent photos selected from around 1,000 works submitted to a photography competition.   


Visitors at the exhibition

The contest was organised by Hanoi Moi Newspaper and the municipal Department of Culture and Sports.

Bui Thi Thu Hien, vice director of the department, appreciated the quality of entries.

“The photos depict the fine culture of Hanoians as well as some types of bad behaviour that need to change,” Hien said.

A photo taken by Le Bich won the top prize at a contest honouring the elegance of Hanoians.  


The photo wins the first prize

The photo portrays the Vietnamese tradition of receiving guests on the first day of the Lunar New Year.

The exhibition of 50 excellent photos will take place during the weekend in the pedestrian zone by Hoan Kiem Lake.

The contest was first held in 2017.