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Bali Arts Festival 2017 photography competition submissions deadline: June 30

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Jakarta  /  Thu, June 29, 2017  /  10:38 am
Bali Arts Festival 2017 photography competition submissions deadline: June 30

Young Balinese dancers take a rest while waiting to perform at the opening of the 39th Bali Arts Festival at the Bajra Sandhi Monument in Denpasar, Bali. (JP/Agung Parameswara)

There’s still a day left for those who want to participate in Bali Arts Festival (PKB) 2017 photography competition.

“The competition is open from June 10 until 30. For those who haven't sent their photos, the latest upload is until June 30, 12:00 a.m. and the judging phase will take place from July 1-3,” said Bali tourism department head AA Yuniartha Putra.

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Except for PKB 2017 committee members, all Indonesian citizens are welcomed to apply, free of charge. Photos can be taken using a cell phone, tablet or digital camera, and then uploaded on Instagram with the participant’s name and residence, photo caption and description.

“[Participants] have to follow and mention @pestakesenianbali 2017 and use hashtags #lombafotopkb2017 #PesonaIndonesia #pkbulundanu2017 and #WonderfulIndonesia,” Putra added.

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The first winner of the contest will take home seven million rupiahs, the runner-up will take home five million rupiahs and the third place winner will take home three million rupiahs. 10 fourth winners will bring home two point five million rupiahs each.

Bali Arts Festival 2017 is a month-long annual event is always held from June to July every year. This year marks the 39th anniversary of the event which runs from June 10 to July 8 and features an array of cultural performances and lesser-known traditional rituals. (asw)

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