BAJ member Tatsiana Tkachova has won an award at the photo contest Vilniaus fotografijos ratas.
The international photo contest Vilniaus fotografijos ratas has taken place for the tenth time. 246 photo stories were submitted from 186 photo journalists. Last weekend, the winners were awarded at the Vilnius University.
The main prize went to the Greek photographer Giorgos Moutafis with a story about refugees. At the ceremony, the photographer said that the award was a commemoration sign for those people who perished on the refugees’ trail away from war.
Tatsiana Tkachova has been marked in the contest Homework for young photographers. There were 52 contenders with 59 photo stories. Tatsiana's st’ry tells about her chiledhood village Malastouka and the changes it has witnessed lately.
The works were exhibited last weekend at the Lithuanian center LitExpo and at the Vilnius Book Fair. Some other expositions are planned.