The winners of the national photography competition on the 100th Anniversary of the Liberation of Izmir, organized by the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, have been announced. Tolga Taçmahal won the first prize, Can Yücel won the second prize, and Arda Savaşçıoğulları won the third prize in the contest, in which amateur and professional photographers participated with the photographs they took during the liberation events of Izmir.
The winners of the 9th Anniversary of İzmir's Liberation National Photography Contest, organized by İzmir Metropolitan Municipality within the scope of the most magnificent September 100 celebrations in history, have been announced. Tolga Taçmahal won the first prize in the competition, while Can Yücel won the second prize and Arda Savaşçıoğulları won the third prize. While Betül Kaya, Hacı Emre Polat, Hasan Uçar, Murat Yılmaz and Şeref Matur were deemed worthy of honorable mention, Meltem Çavuşoğlu won the İzmir Metropolitan Municipality Special Award and Ufuk Urgun won the Selection Committee Special Award.
prof. Dr. Zühal Özel Sağlamtimur, Assoc. Dr. In the evaluation they made on 27 September, the members of the selection committee, consisting of A. Beyhan Özdemir, Selim Bonfil, Yusuf Tuvi and Yusuf Aslan, found a total of 100 photographs worth awarding and exhibiting. 100 people applied with 121 works to the contest, in which the photographs taken at the 526th anniversary events, ceremonies and celebrations were attended.