Winners of “My Kazakhstan” photo contest awarded
The participants of the Republican contest initiated by the newspaper “Kazakhstanskaya Pravda” had to convey the beauty of the native land through photos. The results of the contest were summed up in Astana, and the certificates were solemnly handed over to the winners. In addition, the best works were displayed at the photo exhibition “My Kazakhstan” at the National Museum. According to the initiators, during the contest, the editorial office received more than 600 works. The photos depict the Kazakh compatriots captured during the most unexpected moments. Other photos reveal the beauty of Kazakhstan’s nature. Among the winners, there is a photo taken by Duman Kurmangaliyev during the military-patriotic youth trainings. According to the author, he has been involved in photography for over 15 years.
DUMAN KURMANGALIYEV, PHOTOGRAPHER:
The most important thing that I wanted to convey in this photo, I wanted to convey the real emotions and the courage of the Kazakh soldiers.
According to the project organizers, the photos for the contest were selected by a competent jury. Not only the quality but also the ability to capture emotions of the people in a photo, as well as the original name of photo were taken into account.