Visit Tirana announced at Reja on June 10th, the winners of photo contest #TiranaSpring2019. A record number of photos was posted on Instagram, more than 1500 photos, while the event was attended by many young photographers.
This is the 10th photo contest organized by Visit Tirana in three years. The aim is to promote the capital through photography and engage young people in promoting Tirana. We were surprised by the great participation of people interested in photography.
The competition ran in social media channels but mostly on Instagram from 1 March 2019 to 31 May 2019
Photos representing different parts of our Tirana: the blooming season in the city, parks and villages of Tirana.
The jury of VisitTirana selected 10 winners, where 7 were given certificates of contributes, and 3 finalists.
First place: Eriola Postoli (Spring hike in Fagu Mountain).
The winner of the first prize will have the opportunity to enjoy one night stay Elite Palace Hotel, including entrance at their fantastic SPA, sauna and jacuzzi.
Second place: Enida Paluka (Street photography, street musician). The winner of the second prize will have the chance to enjoy a lunch for two at Gambero Gourmet, one of the most exquisite and fine dining restaurants in Tirana, Albania.
Third place: Hysen Xhebexhiu (pink sunset and full green trees). The winner of the 3nd prize will win a free game with his 5 friends at PaintBall Zone Mëzez.
Among 10 finalists 7 photographers received certificate of contribution: Adiola Zhupani, Albi Beqiraj, Arjan Carja, Dritan Zaimi, Giti Kolasi, Rozana Xhaferaj and Telvisa Hysi.
See more photos from ceremony,