The awarding ceremony for the landscape and street photography contest was held during the flag-raising ceremony at NAMRIA Fort Andres Bonifacio, Taguig City on 09 November 2015. NAMRIA Camera Club (NCC) members Romulo S. Narcida, Jr. and Mr. Ariel B. Ladrido were the first-place winners in the landscape and street photography contest, respectively.
Photo contest winners with Deputy Administrator Cabanayan
Aside from NCC members, the contest was open to other NAMRIA employees who completed the Basic Photography course conducted by the Federati
on of Philippine Photographers Foundation. The photos were taken during the conduct of landscape and street photography in the municipalities of Taal and San Nicolas, Batangas on April 17-18, 2015. The judges were DA Jose C. Cabanayan Jr., Chief of Staff Rowena E. Bongalos, and Support Services Branch Director Febrina E. Damaso.
Other winners in the landscape category were Romel J. Francisco and this writer (second place); Director Ruel DM. Belen and Rowel G. Razal (third place); Ramina DC. Belen and Ariel C. Francisco (fourth place); Joselito J. Eugenio and Mr. Ladrido (fifth place); and Rustico C. Soriano, Jr. and Vener Quintin C. Taguba, Jr. (sixth place). The other winners of street photography category were Marlyn A. Tabuñar and Mr. Eugenio (second place); Breyndon O. Manigos and Philip G. Serazon (third place); this writer (fourth place); Virgilio N. Panga (fifth place); and Mr. Soriano, Jr. (sixth place). The winners received cash prizes and certificates.
The holding of the event was spearheaded by the Visual Arts/Socio-Cultural Subcommittee of the NAMRIA Morale and Welfare Program Committee.
DA Cabanayan with Mr. Narcida (photo above) and Mr. Ladrido (photo below) with their winning entries