Hanoians Delighted by Photo Exhibition Celebrating Vietnamese Heritage

In Hanoi, an exhibition opened showcasing a selection of 200 stunning photos from the Vietnam Heritage Photo Awards 2023.


The week-long exhibition of the winning photos of the Journey of Heritage commenced on September 22 at the Hanoi Exhibition House located at 93 Dinh Tien Hoang Street, Hoan Kiem District.

The winning photo entitled “Khu Gia Gia Festival of Ha Nhi Minority” by Nguyen Vu Hau

The Heritage Special Award was presented to photographer Ngo Quang Phuc for his photo collection titled “The Ndam Padhi Bani Festival in Ninh Thuan.” The first prize went to photographer Bang Cao for his photo collection titled “The Lifetime Treasure: Wild Beeswax.”

Five joint prizes were awarded to the following works: “Whales Seeking Journey in the East African Sea” by Nguyen Ngoc Thien, “Seaweed Harvesting in Quang Ngai” by Alex Cao, “Pottery Trade of Binh Thuan” by Nguyen Quoc Huy, “Khu Gia Gia Festival of Ha Nhi Minority” by Nguyen Vu Hau, and “Wharf in Life of Central Highlands Peoples” by Duong Manh Khiem.

These selected works were chosen out of hundreds of photos at the 9th Journey of Heritage organized by Heritage Magazine. The event, launched in April, aims to emphasize the significance of preserving cultural heritage and natural values.

“Journey of Heritage” is an annual professional photography contest for Vietnamese and international photographers organized by Heritage, the inflight magazine of Vietnam Airlines, since 2013. Now in its 9th year, the event endeavors to promote Vietnam’s culture, stunning landscapes, and its amiable people.

A photo in the award-winning collection titled “The Ndam Padhi Bani Festival in Ninh Thuan”.

A photo titled Brilliant Vietnam by Khanh Phan.

The photo “The Sunrise on Quang Loi Lagoon” by Haipiano.