Entries from the Finalists
After a challenging deliberation, Club Med has selected the photographers from Asia Pacific who will be flown to Bali, Indonesia (all-expense paid) to participate in the 5-day Discovery Bali Photography Challenge from May 27th to June 1st.A total of 152 creative photographers from 12 countries in the Asia Pacific region qualified for the contest but only 10 were selected to participate in the finals. "We wanted a good mix of some rank amateurs with good eye and the semi and outright professionals," said Agnes Tan, Club Med's Regional eBusiness & CRM Manager, Asia Pacific. The FINALISTS in random order, are: John White, Australia Felix Hug, Singapore Suhaimi Abdullah, Singapore Yoewono Gilroy, Indonesia Li Qian, China Fumie Kobayashi, Japan Min Lee, Korea Angela Garcia, Philippines Ng Choo Kia, Malaysia Congratulations to the winners! In case any of the above mentioned fails to make it to the competition, one of the following ALTERNATES will take the spot: Dan Sandoval, China Dale Taylor, Australia Ricky Yusli Kurniawan, Indonesia Shazeen Samad, Thailand There are notable photographers who unfortunately, did not make the cut but deserves an HONORABLE MENTION. Here are photographers we at Eyeka believe everyone should watch out for: Boris Meyer, Japan John Sones, Australia Huan Chuan Liang, Singapore Chen Mo, China Edwin Koo, Nepal Blake Chamberlain, Vietnam