The Daily Manila Shimbun Photography Awards commended the winners.
At the afternoon of March 11th, the first award ceremony for the winners of The Daily Manila Shimbun Photography Awards was held at TIU Theater in Makati City. This time, there were no eligible works of the Grand Prize, and two Nominee Awards and each Category Awards of OPEN PHOTO category, NEWS PHOTO category and JUNIOR PHOTO category were awarded. Titles and winners of the award-winning works are as follows.
Open Photo Category
Category Awards Title: Fun in the Rain
Winner: Buddy Gadiano
Nominee Awards Title: Happiness
Winner: Rene B. Bernal
News Photo Category
Category Awards Title: Emergency
Winner: FROI RIVERA
Nominee Awards Title: Series photo（5photos）Winner: Gregorio B. Dantes Jr.
Junior Photo Category
Category Awards Title: Colors
Winner: Gaeus Lazar Tumlos Osilao