Muang District Chief Officer Kantee Sinlapa presided over the opening ceremony of Canon Mini Photo Marathon Contest 2009 which was taken place at Central Festival Phuket this morning (26 Dec 2009).
The event drew attention of almost 1,500 both armature and professional photographers from all over Thailand to attend. There were 150 contestants took part in the regional contest being held in Phuket.
A contestant has to take a photo according to three given topics. The winner from each topic will receive a Canon EOS 500D SLR digital camera together with a EF-S 18-55mm lens and a Pixma Pro Mark II printer.
In the event, there is a showcasing of Canon’s new EOS 7D, series of cameras and printers plus a winners’ photo exhibition.