This was Expat Living’s fourth annual photo competition and it witnessed a 30-percent increase in the number of entries from last year’s already hotly contested comp. Thanks to everyone who entered their fabulous images.
1. GRAND PRIZE WINNER
Milla Kantola – “Fallen Stars”
“I took this picture in Finland during my summer holiday. It is 1am – just that time when the mist starts to come up.”
Four return economy class tickets between Singapore and Bali on KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
Five nights’ accommodation in Villa Samadhana in Bali
2. RUNNERS UP
Cathy Ward – “Bright Eyes: photo taken in a small village in Vietnam”
Slava Druk – “Night lights from a rooftop, reflected from solar panels.”
3. CATEGORY WINNERS
Nature: Susan Richman
“The original love heart – dragonflies enjoying their Sunday afternoon!”
City: Dorottya Ács
“Kite festival in Singapore. Locals and expats enjoying a windy afternoon at The Lawn@Marina Bay.”
Food: Christine Burdett
“Orange soda (a macro photo with a slice of orange clipped to a glass filled with soda!)”
People: Khadija Siddique
“Tired of posing at the Singapore Botanical Garden.”
Travel: Lia Jazwinska
“Scott Base in the Antarctic. Mt Erebus is so magnificent and huge that, even though it was 50km from my tent, it looked and felt as though I was camping at the base of it. Picture taken about 2am at the time when there was 24-hour sun.”
Each category winner receives a $200 dining voucher to spend at Il Lido Italian Dining & Lounge Bar on Sentosa.
Again, thanks to everyone who entered. Be sure to start filing your best photos away for next year’s competition. Thanks, too, to Kate Griffiths of Littleones Photography (www.littleonesphotography) and Hart Tan of Tomato Photo (www.tomato.sg) for their invaluable help in the judging process, and to all our very generous prize givers.
For more information about KLM’s daily services to Bali, visit www.klm.sg .
For more information about Villa Samadhana on Bali’s southeast coast, visit www.villasamadhana.com.