photo gallery hangzhou culture

Winning photos in the 2016 Hangzhou Culture Photo Competition

This Monday, June 14th, the 2016 Hangzhou Culture Photo Competition came to a close with an awards ceremony featuring local officials handing out the prizes and a small photo gallery display at the Zijingang Campus Asian Youth Center building. This year's competition featured hundreds of participants - most submitting 5 photos each - making this the largest photo competition for expats that has ever been held in Hangzhou.

robert bailey accepting prize

Robert Bailey accepting his prize

Hangzhou Plus alone had over 35 participants. Add that to international students from Zhejiang University and other various channels / universities who participated. After the judges from the Hangzhou government selected winning photos, Robert Bailey came out on top and received the grand prize of 3,000 RMB.

robert bailey first place photo

First place photo, "A People's Reflection"

About Robert:

Robert Bailey is currently a lecturer at the Zhejiang University of Technology. Visit his blog to see more great pictures and read about his time in China:

second place prize winners

Second place winners included Lucas Porter-Bakker and Ryan Wilson

hangzhou photo competition finalists

Third place had many winners, each of which got to bring home a scrapbook of everyone's photos, a fan, and a Chinese scroll painting

hangzhou photo competition third place

antonio and friends

Winners in the 2016 Hangzhou Culture Photo Competition. All photo credits in this article to Antonio, pictured right center.
Visit his blog here:

Congratulations to everyone who participated in this year's competition. Whether they won a prize or not, all participants had a hand in showing more of the world about the beautiful city of Hangzhou! Continue to take photos and share!

Have a Blog?

If you have a blog about Hangzhou or China and would like to show more people about a secret place, or share something you learned, send us a message!

Categories: Life

Leave a Reply