The Philippine Embassy encourages all Filipino Photographers and Enthusiasts to join a photo contest entitled "The City of Beijing in the Eyes of Foreigners".

The theme of the photo contest is `the new image of Beijing', to capture the charms and landscape of the city, the life and work of Beijingers.

The deadline for the submission of entries is 10 July 2009.

Please note the following requirement for the photos submitted for the contest:

1. Entries could be in black and white or in color, in soft or hard copy.
2. Printed images should not be more than 10" x 10", un-mounted.
3. Digital photos should be submitted in CD or DVD format, high-resolution (no less than 18MB).
4. The entries could be submitted by electronic or slow mail or to its registration office. Please indicate on the envelope the following: Photo Contest the City of Beijing in the Eyes of Foreigners.
5. The submitted photos should be accompanied by a duly-accomplished registration form (attached) and sent to:
Organizing Committee, Photo Contest Beijing in the Eyes of Foreigners
No. 97, Nanheyan Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100006, China

Tel No: 6522 1475 or 6521 2270
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.btmbeijing. com

The submission of photos to the organizing committee is considered to be a tacit approval for the committee to publish those photos as part of the promotion for the contest. The organizing committee will hold an exhibition of top photos, in addition to publishing them in an album.

The photo contest is organized and hosted by the Foreign Affairs Office and the Information Office of Beijing Municipal People's Government, Beijing Municipal Commission of Education and the Beijing People's Association of Enterprises with Foreign Investment.