Wildlife Photo National Campaign
2007 NATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY CAMPAIGN
The 2007 National
Photography Campaign began on May 1. The theme was
wildlife of the old River
The contest was
open to anyone; each photographer was allowed to submit a unlimited
number of entries. No manipulation of the images (e.g., Photoshop,
etc.) was permitted.
was sponsored by Taiwan Power Company (donation of NT$ 300,000) and
Yuan Yu Industry Co. Ltd. The Taiwan
Quardian for Developing nature and Humanity Association
organized the campaign.
place on August 11, at Yuan Yu Industries Co. Ltd. Education Room,
Taipei. Judges were: Professor Ching-Hsia Chen, Wen-Hsin Huang,
Mao-Nan Lin, Zi-Qiang Liao and K. K. Kuo.
50 entries and
200 digital images.
prize winners were:
1st: “Pacific Swallow” by Wen-You Xie
2nd: “Broussonetia papyrifera vs. Chrysomyia
megacephala” by Xiou-Yang Huang
3rd: “Calliphoridae” by An-Ping Zheng
prize: NT$20,000; Olympus digital camera FE230.
NT$10,000; Olympus digital camera
NT$5,000; Olympus digital camera
5 Excellence Prize:
20 Good Prize:
The prizes will be awarded in Zhanghua.
Grand Prize Winners
Excellence Prize Winners
Good Prize Winners
2007 Grand Prize Winners
swallow is good at flight. It’s rather difficult to see it perch on a
branch. Although the Pacific Swallows can be spotted very easily, we
find many of their habitats along the old River Zuo-shuei. This shows
the abundance of ecological life there. This photo shows a Pacific
Swallow spreading the wings, ready to fly. The well-composed image is
clear. It really captures the essence of the wildlife in the River
vs. Chrysomyia megacephala
tree is one main species of the many plants along the old River
Zuo-Shuei. Whenever its fruit gets ripe, it attracts lots of insects
and birds to have the feast. This image shows all the phases of the
fruit of the Broussonetia papyrifera trees. The image quality
is excellent, sharp and rich.
flower attracts the Calliphoridae to visit. The fur of the leaf
is clearly presented. The image is well-composed. There is a strong
contrast among the different colors.