Winners of the CCLS Leyte Landings Photo Contest
Here are the winners of the recent 65th Leyte Landings Photo Contest organized by the Camera Club of Leyte and Samar (CCLS), the Department of Tourism (DOT) Reg Ofc 8, and the Leyte Provincial Government.
Three winners were chosen under three categories, namely: War Memorabilia, Engagement Site and Uniquely Leyte.
From hundreds of entries submitted by 49 participants (a participant was allowed to submit a maximum of two entries per category), the top 10 photos per category were selected and finally the top 3 per catagery.
First prize was P10,000, 2nd was P6,000 and 3rd prize was P4,000. Each of the other 7 of the top 10 chosen got a P1,000 consolation prize.
The winning photos were exhibited Oct 16-22, 2009 at the main entrance of Robinson’s Place Tacloban.
Category: War Memorabilia
1st Place: WWII Telephone EE-8-B by Jessica Mayo
2nd place: Fight for your Life by Lary Abria
3rd place: Rewarded Valor by Allan Arcallana
Category: Engagement Site
1st Place: The Two Towers by Oliver Norman Yee
2nd Place: A Gleam of Hope by Riann Bañez
3rd Place: Shoot Through by Paul Opiniano
Category: Uniquely Leyte
1st Place: Leyte Provincial Capitol by Jovino Cuayzon
2nd Place: Great Taste by Melchor Tagana
3rd Place: Malaguicay Falls by Erwin Lanante
The other runner-up entries were submitted by:
- Christian Vincent Alcazaren
- Richellieu Rouchelle Tuliao
- Jerome Tuazon
- Joel Opiniano
- Paul Opiniano
- Jerby Santo
- Eva Hingpis
- Mark Carlo Singh
- Janwill Pades
- Joel Manadong
- Alex Arcallana
- Ernesto Guarino
View the full gallery of 30 photos (Top 10 of 3 categories) at:
View other galleries on the 65th Leyte Landing Photo Contest Exhibit held at Robinson’s Place Tacloban: