IN CONJUNCTION with the World AIDS Day 2014, Jerudong Park Medical Centre (JPMC) together with Brunei Press Sdn Bhd recently organised a photo contest that was open to members of the public.
According to a press release from JPMC, the photo contest, which was held from the November 26 to December 9, highlighted the theme of the World AIDS Day – ‘Getting To Zero’. Contestants were told to submit images which represented a ‘Healthy Lifestyle’.
Yesterday, all entries received from the photo contest were presented for judging.
The judges for the photo contest were Dato Dr Isham Jaafar, Executive and Medical Director of JPMC; Hazizah Osman, Deputy General Manager of Brunei Press; Suzie Houng, Senior Manager – Finance & Operations of Brunei Press as well as Ak Danny, Marketing Officer of JPMC.
“We are pleased with the response received from members of the public. This is a great platform for photography enthusiasts to showcase their artistic skills and to be inspired by the recognition they gain through this event,” said Ak Danny.
During the selection process, various aspects were also considered by all the judges, including creative interpretation of the theme, message impact, execution, impression and focus.
The grand prize winner will receive a Canon EOS 700D Kit (18-55mm), $500 cash prize, one year JPMC Gym membership as well as Canon cap and power bank. The second prize winner will receive a $300 cash prize and six months JPMC Gym membership along with Canon cap and power bank.
The third prize winner will receive $200, three months JPMC gym membership and Canon cap and power bank. Fourth and fifth place winners will each receive $100 and one month JPMC Gym membership along with Canon cap and power bank.
Winners of the photo contest will be announced in Borneo Bulletin and Media Permata soon.
The World AIDS Day photo contest was organised in collaboration with Brunei Press Sdn Bhd and was supported by Manning Jaya Trading (B) Sdn Bhd, Interhouse Company, Mc Quipp Technisell Marketing Sdn Bhd, Medicorp Sdn Bhd and JPMC Fitness Centre.