Romanian photographer, among winners of the Huawei Next Image contest
„Next Image” competition launched by Huawei in countries from central, eastern and northern Europe, has awarded its winners, with a Romanian among them.
Costin Mocanu has been declared winner in two of those six categories of the competition. He ranked first and second in the „Faces” category and first in the „Hello, Life” category. His photos have been chosen from over 67,000 pictures taken by photographers in 20 countries with their mobile phones. The pics have gathered almost one million votes during July 9-August 27.
For the three awards, the winner earned EUR 4,000, two laptops and a smartphone and two of his photos will be published in the National Geographic magazine.
The great winner of the competition is a photographer from Hungary, who captured in a touching image the fight with one of the most merciless diseases. He won EUR 10,000, a laptop and photo expedition in Italy, and his photos will be published in the National Geographic as well.
The winner of the „Nature” category comes from Ukraine, while the winners of „Good night”,
Check in” and „Storyboard” categories are from Poland, Bulgaria and Czech Republic.