Cagayan de Oro’s Mark L. Vicente has just won 1st place in the National Awards for Philippines in the Sony World Photography Awards 2017.
His photo entry “A Bedouin Boy in Oman” was among 66 photos which won the National Award. The National Awards is a global program to find the best single photographs taken by local photographers in 66 countries. This means Mark’s entry is the best among all other entries from the Philippines. Congratulations!