The entry of Jerome Batain of Agdao, Davao bested 60 other entries for the 2017 MassKara Festival Photo Contest.
Batain will receive P50,000 cash prize and trophy.
The entry of Jose Melencio “Bimbo” Brillo of Mandaluyong City was adjudged 2nd place. He will receive P20, 000 cash and trophy.
John Neil Sado of Brgy. Tangub, Bacolod City will receive P10, 000 and trophy for the 3rd place.
Barangay Tangub was chosen as the Photographer’s Choice for the most photographer-friendly dance group in the streetdance competition. It will receive P3,000 cash.
Winners can bring their identification papers to claim their prizes at the Silver MassKara Festival Office.
The contest, conducted with the Camera Club of Negros, was open to all accredited photographers during the festival.
Judges were Tanya Lopez, Adrian Torres, and Leilani Salem Alba.